Two Weeks Left):

It’s crazy to think that I only have 2 weeks left of my study abroad program. I’ve made so many friends who I’m still going to stay in touch with when I get back to the states. If I were to write a letter to myself or to anyone who’s never studied abroad, it would…

Top 3 Sites to Visit on Your Trip Across the Pond

Since being here I’ve gone to some pretty neat places! I would have to say my top three sites to see when you come over here are Greenwich, Notting Hill (specifically the Portobello Market), and finally Hyde Park. I’m going to start off with Greenwich because it is such an interesting place full of interesting…

Interesting Start to Spring Break

For our spring break a group of my friends and I decided to travel to Italy (Rome, Naples, and the Amalfi Coast). On the morning of our flight out my friend, Yash, and I woke up to a notification saying our flight had been canceled. We both started worrying about what we were going to…

Memorable Trip to Edinburgh!

Hey guys! This weekend I think I had the best trip of my life. Me and my two other friends, Yash and Graham, went to Edinburgh for the weekend and we stayed in a hostle in the center of the city! This was not my first time being in Edinburgh, I went when I was…

Adjusting to London Living

Hello again! My three biggest takeaways from living in London so far are how far away the Tesco is from my flat, how much more comfortable I am when it comes to navigating my way around the city, and not being able to keep everything in the house turned on. For the first one, I’ve…

Living Like a Londoner!

Hi guys! It’s been two full weeks since I’ve been in London and I’m loving every minute of it. I work at The RIX Centre at the University of East London. I live in Earl’s Court in Kensington but my job is all the way by London City Airport. I have to take three different…

Landed in London!

Hi everyone!! I landed in London a couple days ago and it was an easy and smooth trip. I am living on Longridge Road in Kensington (cover image). I really love this area because we’re not only close to the CAPA Center (where we have class) but it’s also close to a park where I…

Countdown to London!

Hi everyone! I’m Enlin Carow, and I’m a current sophomore at Pitt. I was born in China and when I was one, my mom adopted me and brought me to the US where I grew up in central New Jersey (yes, central Jersey is a thing haha). I’m planning to major in Business Information Systems,…