Norway, Glorious Norway!
Aug27

Norway, Glorious Norway!

Our group in Oslo: from the left- John, Ross, Alex, Kendall, Myself and Lara During one weekend of my study abroad, 10 of us took a group trip to Norway! To be honest, I didn’t know much about Norway prior to the trip except that it’s cold and has fjords, and I had no idea what to expect (this has been a recurring theme for my time abroad). I have never imagined that a place so incomprehensibly grand in every sense could...

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Amsterdam: Boats and Bicycles
Aug17

Amsterdam: Boats and Bicycles

I posted this blog post on my personal blog, at the beginning of my study abroad, and I forgot to share it here. So this post is a little late, but here it is! It’s only been two days of travel and it already it feels like a month! Yesterday we flew in and spent the day in Amsterdam, and today we explored Copenhagen! The flight was 8 hours long from 6 pm to 8 am with an hour long delay. A Romanian man who was trying to romance...

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NOMA: The number one restaurant in the world
Aug06

NOMA: The number one restaurant in the world

Noma was ranked the number one restaurant in the world 4 of the last 6 years. And I. Ate. There. How crazy is that?! When my professors said they were planning to try and get a reservation (reservations for July have to be made at the beginning of April) I jumped at the opportunity to join them. When would I ever get the chance again? They were able to get a reservation, and we had a group of 16 go. The restaurant is so small, that we...

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Pre-departure Thoughts
Jul13

Pre-departure Thoughts

Three sleepless nights, two over-packed suitcases, and one pre-study abroad beach trip with the family down and tomorrow I head off to Europe. I am studying abroad in Denmark at Denmark Technical University, and am leaving the country for the first time. I am incredibly excited for my trip (read: can’t sleep) so obviously 1:00 am the night before a very long day is the best time to blog. While at the beach, I had some time to...

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