New to Londontown

Unlike Graduate Interns in the past, I am new to Londontown. I arrived in London only three weeks ago, and it’s been a rough start. From house hunting, to banking issues, to getting lost and squished on the Tube (with two large suitcases I might add), to forgetting that things are on the other side…

A Little Q & A with our Newest Intern

This past week our vivacious London Study Centre Intern Rhiannon wrapped up her position and packed her bags for California (a temporary trip to the sun as she’ll be returning to London for a masters program in no time.) But luckily we have found a brilliant new recruit to take up her torch!  I had…

See You Soon! From the LSC Intern

Ah people, we’ve come to the end of era! Just kidding, I’m being dramatic. However, I am at the end of my year with UCEAP as the London Study Centre Intern, and I simply cannot believe it. It seems like just yesterday I was flustered and running around trying to get through my first batch of…

Tips for Travelling in Europe

For us Londoners, the entire European continent is at our fingertips.  Amsterdam is a hop skip and a jump away from Gatwick Airport, it’s only a two hour train journey to Paris from King’s Cross Station, and you can end all the way up in Florence even after putting in a full day at the…

Pasta, Pizza, Mamma Mia! My Trip to Rome

One of the most substantial benefits about studying abroad, or in my case, working abroad in London, is how convenient it is to get to mainland Europe and even northern Africa if you’re super adventurous!  Of course, working abroad is much different than studying abroad and I haven’t travelled nearly as much as I did while doing my…

London Food Month: Evening Standard Night Market

Last week I had the pleasure of attending the Evening Standard Night Market, which kicked off London Food Month, and it was an amazing experience from top to bottom! The Night Market was located in Perks Field, a beautifully manicured green expanse sandwiched in between Kensington Palace and Hyde Park – not a bad spot…