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2013 Exchange

Weeks 13-14: Plus ça change…

Hi all! Unconventional for me to post mid-week, I know, but I have got to perfect point in my procrastinating where I've done just enough work for the nausea to subside and guilt/stress about getting behind on blogs to take... Continue Reading →

Weeks 8-12: Spain! and stuff…

First post in a month; it's nice and juicy! I wrote half of it while I was still in Spain and everything was fresh; I think it's pretty obvious where that cuts off and my meagre attempts to remember what... Continue Reading →

Weeks 6 and 7: Descent into normalcy

Helloo On the offchance anyone remembers I have been using a diary to make short points of what I've done each day so I can remember when it comes time to write a blog (and, you know, for life etc).... Continue Reading →

Weeks 4 and 5: Getting into Gastronomy

Helloo The last two weeks have been a bit up and down. The good: starting uni, meeting heaps of new people, having probably the most social ten days of my life. The bad: anything to do with organisation. Full stop.... Continue Reading →

Week 3: A university city

Hi team! I made it long again. Oops. Monday: The water was getting shut off all day so I had to get up at the godforsaken hour of 8am to have a shower. Had to fight all my natural urges... Continue Reading →

Week 2 (aka: homelessness crisis averted)

Hello! I thought this was going to be a pretty short past as I haven't done much this week but, surprise surprise, managed to ramble on quite nicely. It's only going to get more boring from here once I actually... Continue Reading →

Week 1

Hey team Sorry this post has taken so long. I thought I'd better wait till I had an update on the accommodation situation seeing as that's what most people have been asking about. Well, I'll get the bad news out... Continue Reading →


Hi all! Today is Boxing Day and while most people will have had a pretty lazy day recovering from eating too much I had to get my act together to check off the final things on my to-do list as... Continue Reading →

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