Semester Two Blues

(Above photo: Sunday markets in Avenida de Mayo, Buenos Aires) Hello, friends! So, my mid-semester exams are creeping up, and whilst taking a break from studying I thought I'd reflect on how the past couple of months have been in comparison to my first semester. To be honest, I've actually had a hard time finding... Continue Reading →


What It’s Really Like Being the International Student

(Above photo: a few of the lovely people I've met so far during my exchange that I'd consider part of my "international squad" lol) Β‘Hola chicos! I know I've been pretty MIA this whole month of April since I only posted once this month, but it has been hectic so far with Holy Week and... Continue Reading →


For the past few days, I've been trying to find ways to accurately describe how I've been feeling the past week or so, having settled into my new apartment, enrolling in my subjects at my host university and finally getting a somewhat steady routine schedule (however frequently interrupted by the hundreds of strikes and public... Continue Reading →

Being a Wallflower in a New City

(Above photo: Obelisco de Buenos Aires) It's officially been one month living here in the beautiful city of Buenos Aires, Argentina! I know I've been a little bit MIA ("missing in action" for all those behind on the acronyms) with my posts, but it's only been two weeks since I've started university here and to... Continue Reading →