I am convinced that Europe is composed of bread. I am not complaining–just an observation! To celebrate this wonderful food group, on Friday, I went with my roommate to the 2nd Sekler Cake Festival. The festival celebrated the famous Hungarian chimney cakes, or kurtoskalacs.
At the festival, there were at least ten different chimney cake [...]
Just to restate the obvious–I love traveling. Studying abroad in Budapest has given me fantastic opportunities to explore more of Europe, and I still have three remaining weekend trips in October and November. Since I am studying abroad, here are some things I have learned about while planning trips.
1. Budget Bus Lines
I think [...]
I just realized that I have never adequately described the McDaniel Budapest campus. How could I have missed that? Although McDaniel Europe does have similarities to the main campus in Westminster, it is an extremely different college and here are some of the main differences I have experienced during my time at the Budapest campus [...]
What do McDaniel Budapest study abroad students do with their three-day weekend? Go on a study tour of course! Not only were we able to take a three-day trip to the gorgeous Balaton region in Hungary, but we also receive credit for our trip! Adventuring in Europe is great, but what makes study tours even [...]
In my blog, I have never explained why I am studying abroad in Budapest. So, in list format, (my favorite format) here are some reasons why I am in Budapest now- fall semester of my junior year at McDaniel.
Talking with McDaniel students who have studied abroad
My parents always told me that studying abroad [...]