In just 6 days, I’m leaving London and heading back to Texas. It’s pretty surreal how fast this semester passed. Studying abroad with FIE has been such an amazing and rewarding experience that I will never forget. Coming to London allowed me to travel more than I ever have. During the semester, I went to … More Reflections on my Semester Abroad
Going to school in a different country, even among fellow students can be a little daunting. I hope this post helps ease any nerves or questions you may have! The biggest difference is that you’re going to class for three hours at a time, which definitely takes some time to get used to. But if … More The London Classroom
Here is a list of some of the things I wish I would have known before coming to London. I hope this makes your first few days a little less daunting! The Flat/Extra Info The first thing I suggest you do here is to get a UK sim card if you don’t already have an … More Crash Course on FIE & London
I have just finished my first two weeks of working in London. I’m really enjoying my time with The Felix Project and I feel as if I’m really able to help out. My internship placement is a little different since I’m working for a charity even though I’m not doing a service internship. The Felix … More The Realities of Interning in London
One of the biggest mistakes you can make while studying abroad in London is neglecting the wonderful country you are in! With flights out of the country being so cheap, it’s easy to get carried away and book numerous trips. And while that is a great option (I have my fair share of trips planned … More Don’t Forget About the UK!
Before coming to London, I had no idea what to expect. Upon arrival, I was overwhelmed by the new sights around me. Kensington looked like an absolute dream. I knew the borough was affluent, but the sheer beauty of the area was astonishing to me. Expensive cars, colorful flower boxes, and posh dogs can be … More Navigating South Kensington