My study China adventure begins finally when i arrive in Hangzhou, after my short travels across Wuhan and Beijing I take up camp in my new student digs at Zeijiang University. I made it into Hangzhou station by 9pm but turns out Hangzhou is a lot busier than I was used to and so getting Read more
So university life had begun, the parents had left and I was alone. But not for long. Straight to the pub I went, any awkwardness between new housemates is soon shifted after a few drinks, with them already waiting at the bar with a pint. Now to back to Talybont Halls to meet the rest Read more
Over Easter I was lucky enough to spend not one, but TWO amazing weeks in the French Alps, albeit with quite different outcomes. The first week was in the picturesque chocolate box snowy resort of St Foy, where I’ve been going with my family for years. The pistes were virtually empty, the weather was simply Read more
Since my last blog I have spent most of the week working my way through my large pile of lecture notes so I can start revising for the 6 exams I have that start in mid-May. Engage panic mode! .However on Sunday I decided to take a break and make the most of not being Read more
Bring it on – “Welcome to the wonderful world of cheerleading” (cue hairspray, fake tan and sparkly bows) Firstly, I should probably say that this post is aimed at giving those, who are involved in this sport (yes, I called it a sport… oooooh. CONTROVERSIAL) or those who are intrigued by this sport, an inside view Read more
Hey everyone, how are you all? I’m guessing most people round the country are stressing a bit right now, as exam season is approaching all too quickly! The same vibe is here in Cardiff, as everyone has understood that it’s crunch time, and have started working flat-out. What’s scary is that me and my course Read more
Hey peeps, just a short and sweet blog from me this week as I’m up to my eyeballs in work and a little sleep deprived! So I now have just 2 weeks until I hand in all my course work and dissertation, and 3 weeks and 2 days to go until I complete my last Read more
Hey peeps, I’m on time with my post this time you will be glad to see! As I said, apologies for the late post last week but I was partying away in Budapest with no idea where the nearest computer was so I was a little inhibited to write you a blog! Anyway, how’s your Read more
Hi everyone, As I warned you all last week, I’m a little late with my posting this week as I spent the weekend over in Budapest where I was in no fit state to write you all a blog! What can I tell you about Budapest other than it is an incredible city?! There is Read more
Hey all, I can’t believe another week has flown by and I’m writing to you all again so soon! So as I told you last week, elections are the biggest and most talked about thing going on at the moment. The candidates are being revealed tonight at a launch party hosted by the union, and Read more
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