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Lydia

Lydia

I'm Lydia from Chengdu, China. Now, I'm a postgraduate student at Cardiff University, studying International Journalism. I'm here to explore every detail of Cardiff life, share my learning journey, and uncover hidden gems. From cultural hotspots to behind-the-scenes glimpses of student life, join me in discovering the essence of this charming city, one detail at a time. Stay tuned for captivating stories and visuals as we celebrate Cardiff's beauty and the enriching world of academia!

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New Cardiff Uni Students: Exploring Cardiff’s Coffee Haven

New Cardiff Uni Students: Exploring Cardiff’s Coffee Haven

Posted on 24 April 2024 by Lydia

Hey there future Cardiff Uni students, especially those starting their language classes this May! If there's one thing Cardiff isn't short of, it's amazing coffee spots. Trust me, this city […]

A Week in the Life of Language Course Student at Cardiff University

A Week in the Life of Language Course Student at Cardiff University

Posted on 16 April 2024 by Lydia

Hey there, future Cardiff Uni mates! As you gear up for the exciting journey that lies ahead, I bet you're bubbling with a mix of anticipation and, let’s be honest, […]

Cardiff Uni Freshman’s 10 Must-Do Checklist

Cardiff Uni Freshman’s 10 Must-Do Checklist

Posted on 16 April 2024 by Lydia

Hey there, future Cardiff University students, especially those joining us this April for language courses! Exciting times lie ahead as you embark on your journey to Cardiff – a city […]

Top 10 Insider Tips to Ease Your Pre-Arrival anxiety at Cardiff University Part 2

Top 10 Insider Tips to Ease Your Pre-Arrival anxiety at Cardiff University Part 2

Posted on 9 April 2024 by Lydia

Welcome back, fellow Cardiff students! After exploring initial steps in Part 1 to smooth out pre-arrival nerves, we’re here to delve deeper. We're on this exciting journey together, each of […]

Making It Home: A Cardiff Uni Newbie’s Guide to Personalizing Your Space

Making It Home: A Cardiff Uni Newbie’s Guide to Personalizing Your Space

Posted on 9 April 2024 by Lydia

Hey there, fellow Cardiff University newbies! Stepping into a brand new city, our first pit stop is usually our student accommodation, isn't it? This little area becomes our slice of […]

Top 10 Insider Tips to Ease Your Pre-Arrival anxiety at Cardiff University Part 1

Top 10 Insider Tips to Ease Your Pre-Arrival anxiety at Cardiff University Part 1

Posted on 5 April 2024 by Lydia

Hey fellow Cardiff University newbies! If you're feeling a mix of excitement and a bit of nervousness or anxiety about starting our journey at Cardiff University, you're not alone. It's […]

The First-Year’s Guide to Sports at Cardiff University: A Paradise for Athletes

The First-Year’s Guide to Sports at Cardiff University: A Paradise for Athletes

Posted on 5 April 2024 by Lydia

Welcome to Cardiff University, where your academic journey meets a vibrant sporting life! If you're a first-year student with a passion for sports, you've landed in the right place. Cardiff […]

Cardiff Uni freshers’ Guide: The Ultimate Shopping List for Starting Your Adventure

Cardiff Uni freshers’ Guide: The Ultimate Shopping List for Starting Your Adventure

Posted on 28 March 2024 by Lydia

Hey fellow Cardiff newcomers! I'm excited to share with you some insider tips on the Cardiff Students' Shop, your go-to spot for decking out in university pride. From essential Cardiff […]

Must-Have Apps for Cardiff University Freshers

Must-Have Apps for Cardiff University Freshers

Posted on 22 March 2024 by Lydia

Hey there, future Cardiff Uni stars! 🌟 Stepping into university life can feel a bit like diving into the deep end, right? But fear not! I’ve been exactly where you […]

After Receiving Your Offer: Next Steps for Cardiff University Student Part 1

After Receiving Your Offer: Next Steps for Cardiff University Student Part 1

Posted on 22 March 2024 by Lydia

Hey future Cardiff University students, ready for an incredible journey ahead? Congratulations on your offer – now it's time to explore what's next! In this blog, we've got all the […]