Travelling

  • Coming home for Christmas... and revision

    I’m writing this from the belly of the beast, the valley of the shadows, the edge of the observable universe. My first exam is a week today. I arrived back in Bath this Monday just gone and I’ve quickly settled...

  • Bath Snowsports Ski Trip 2016

    As you probably know by now the University of Bath has a week’s holiday (inter-semester break or ISB) at the end of semester one (September-January) in the last week of January before semester two (February-May) begins. It’s a chance to...

  • Ich bin ein Berliner

    After two horrendous weeks of exams, it was time for the long-awaited and deserved Inter-semester break. Different university societies plan different trips during this week-long break before Semester 2 starts. The most well know trip is probably the Ski Trip...

  • Business Plan Competition Trip - New York and Boston 2015

    The University of Bath runs a Business Plan competition each year, which is run by Enterprise Bath in conjunction with Deloitte. This really is a brilliant initiative where we write up our ideas with the help of mentors and pitch...

  • International Friendships

    As we all know University is not only about studying. It’s also about making friends for a lifetime. Fresher’s Year is probably the easiest year when it comes to making friends. Everybody is new and probably doesn’t know a lot...

  • Conquering Kilimanjaro : Poa Kichizi Karma Ndizi

    All I remember is seeing the peak in the near distance and thinking that’s it, I’ve almost done it. After four and a half days, we were finally only 45 minutes from our goal. Two hours later and we were...

  • Au Pairing

    I have worked as an au pair twice, once in Paris, France, where I was looking after 10 year old twins and a 3 year old for 10 months and once in Zaragoza, Spain where I was looking after a...