In order to get my visa, I had to get a checkup to make sure I wasn’t choc-full of diseases. When I told my doctor where I was going, he had only one thing to say to me: visit Bruges! And doctors can’t be wrong can they?!
The first canal we came to. It was [...]
Last week the student volunteers at Université Saint Louis organized a trip to a local brewery for us exchange students. We met at the local metro station, rode the subway a few stops, walked for 10 minutes, and arrived at an old warehouse that was recently transformed into la Brasserie de la Senne.
Our tour [...]
Food One of the best things about being in Europe is getting a chance to eat some new, delicious foods. Every day I encounter something different and I almost always love it.
First, I live with Marco, who is from a small town near Rome. And boy can he cook. He always says that cooking [...]
So last semester I wrote a lot about trying to go to Belgium this semester. Well guess what? Endless paperwork, 3 trips to the embassy and 1 trip to to consulate later, I got my visa, and I am currently sitting in my apartment in Saint-Josse-Ten-Noode, a highly Turkish neighborhood in Brussels, Belgium.
Yesterday we had a really fun little Honors event called “Honors around the World!” I’ve been part of the Honors Program here at McDaniel since I was a freshman and really love the friends and opportunities that have come along with it. At this particular event, I was asked to present on my two study-abroad [...]