Expectations, were they met?

Before traveling to London I had high expectations of the extended period I would be away. I expected to travel all over Europe and experience new countries. With traveling I had the expectation to meet new people everywhere I went. Being in classes with students from other universities, I expected to meet many new faces…

My Tour of London, England

London is one of the biggest cities in the world. It contains 32 different boroughs and each borough has its own feel similar to different towns in the United States. I’m sure people have many different locations within London they would want to see, but I have been here for 3 months and I still…

Full-Time Trip to London? Yes Please!

Imagining what my life would be like if I were to become a full-time resident in London, England is something I do nearly everyday. Ever since I was fully acclimated to the city, I have told my friends and family, “Once I graduate, I will apply for jobs in the UK.” London has become a…

Travel, Travel, and more Travel

When I first decided to travel abroad to London I knew I wanted to take the opportunity to travel within Europe as well. While there are so many cities and countries I want to visit I know I can’t hit them all in my short time here. I have been able to travel to many…

1 month down, not enough to go

It has been nearly a month since I first landed in London and the time has flown bye faster than expected. Honestly I am quite sad that it is going by so fast because I am absolutely in love with everything London has to offer. Throughout the last weeks, I have adjusted to the culture…

Transport to Pringle

Hello again! I cannot express how much I am absolutely in love with the city of London. I already know I am never going to want to leave. One of the more interesting things I have been doing while here is my internship. During the week I will spend at least 20 hours interning at…

Just the beginning

My roommates and I have fully settled in at our new flat. For the next few months I will be living in Camden Town, a small borough north of the center of London. I am sharing a flat with two other students who also attend the University of Pittsburgh. Our flat consists of one bedroom,…

Cheerio Pittsburgh

Hello everyone! My name is Emily Beran, I am from the northern suburbs of Pittsburgh and have lived outside the city my entire life. I am from a family of five. Three of us have attended or are currently attending the University of Pittsburgh. At home, my house has two cats and two dogs which…