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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!

Latest posts

Dragons in Cardiff: A Guide to Celebrating Chinese New Year as a Student Abroad

Dragons in Cardiff: A Guide to Celebrating Chinese New Year as a Student Abroad

Posted on 8 January 2024 by Lydia

Hello, Cardiff Uni family! As the Lunar New Year approaches on February 10, many of us find ourselves far from home. But who says we can’t find the warmth of […]

Conquering Procrastination: Maximizing Efficiency During Cardiff Uni’s Exam Season

Conquering Procrastination: Maximizing Efficiency During Cardiff Uni’s Exam Season

Posted on 8 January 2024 by Lydia

Welcome back to the grind, Cardiff scholars! Cardiff Uni's exam season is right around the corner, and let’s be honest, it's easy to find ourselves doing everything but studying. It's […]

Global Opportunities at Cardiff University

Global Opportunities at Cardiff University

Posted on 8 January 2024 by Lydia

Think about it – one day you're grabbing a coffee on Queen Street, and the next, you could be mingling with professionals in Manhattan, soaking up knowledge in the tropics […]

Smart Moves: Unlocking Student Travel Discounts Across the UK

Smart Moves: Unlocking Student Travel Discounts Across the UK

Posted on 8 January 2024 by Lydia

Hello, Cardiff Uni globetrotters! Ready to roam without breaking the bank? As Cardiff Uni students, we're constantly on the move, whether it's traveling home for the holidays or just exploring […]

Exam Ready: Cardiff Uni’s Guide to Post-Holiday Study Success

Exam Ready: Cardiff Uni’s Guide to Post-Holiday Study Success

Posted on 8 January 2024 by Lydia

Welcome back, Cardiff Uni students! As we shake off the festive cheer and step into the new term, facing the challenge of transitioning from holiday relaxation to intensive study is […]

Cardiff’s 2024 Music Diary: Uniting Students in Rhythm and Fun

Cardiff’s 2024 Music Diary: Uniting Students in Rhythm and Fun

Posted on 8 January 2024 by Lydia

Hey Cardiff Uni crew! 2024 is shaping up to be an epic year for music right here in our city. Picture this: from the sensational Taylor Swift to the awesome […]

Cardiff: The Star Behind the Screen – Celebrating the 60th Anniversary of Doctor Who and More

Cardiff: The Star Behind the Screen – Celebrating the 60th Anniversary of Doctor Who and More

Posted on 6 December 2023 by Lydia

Have you had the chance to visit Cardiff? Do you know what's even cooler? This year we are celebrating the 60th anniversary of "Doctor Who"! Can you believe it? This […]

Celebrating Inclusivity: Cardiff Uni’s Endeavors for Disability Support on IDPD

Celebrating Inclusivity: Cardiff Uni’s Endeavors for Disability Support on IDPD

Posted on 5 December 2023 by Lydia

With International Day of People with Disabilities (IDPD) just around the corner (yep, December 3rd!), it's the perfect time to chat about how Cardiff Uni is all about including everyone. […]

Cardiff Uni’s December Delight: A Campus Christmas Celebration!

Cardiff Uni’s December Delight: A Campus Christmas Celebration!

Posted on 5 December 2023 by Lydia

As the chilly breeze sweeps through the campus, Cardiff University is getting ready to sprinkle some magic and warmth this December.  Picture this: enchanting Christmas markets, cosy carol sing-alongs, and […]

International Journalism (MA) Unforgettable study trip in Gregynog

International Journalism (MA) Unforgettable study trip in Gregynog

Posted on 22 November 2023 by Lydia

Have you ever heard of Gregynog? It's an amazing place nestled in the breathtaking landscapes of Wales that offers an experience you'll never forget. It's a perfect blend of history, […]