My story? I'm a Romanian girl who discovered her love for traveling the first time she went studying abroad on exchange! Since then, I enjoy combining my two passions: writing and traveling, to bring you guys helpful tips and dream destinations, along with great pics from my travels around the world!

 

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February 2, 2018

Perth, Stirling and Glasgow in a Day! Is it really possible to visit all three cities?

January 26, 2018

Like all major cities, New York City is renowned for bringing Christmas magic to life during the holidays. If you are going to NYC for the first time, you are in luck! Fear not for here are the top things to do in the Big Apple on your break....

There are a number of wa...

January 20, 2018

I always love spending New Year's in a big city. There is something about that vibrant atmosphere and being in a crowd waiting for that exciting countdown to cheer. 356 days ago, I was in London enjoying the fireworks display light up the dark sky. Everyone was in the...

January 7, 2018

It's already January and the cold Canadian weather can sure make these upcoming months seem long and dull. With temperatures nearing the -30 degrees, going out and enjoying the outdoors can seem like an impossible task. Luckily, Montreal is known for its efforts to enc...

December 6, 2017

Going abroad can be a scary thing! Especially when you are on your own in a new country, in a new university environment, and for an extended period of time! 

While on Exchange at Keele University, I was pretty nervous as I wanted to make sure I would fit into my new li...

November 20, 2017

Midterms may have ended, but exam season is not over yet as we are still hard at work with acing those finals in view. However, for all those graduating students out there such as myself, the added stress of applying to our dream grad school makes it harder to juggle t...

November 5, 2017

As my friend, a local, said to me: "you definitely know you are home when you gaze upon the Cologne cathedral". Being the fourth largest church in the world, its majestic Gothic architecture can be seen from various points throughout the city and is the first thing you...

November 3, 2017

Napoleon's "Little Paris" combines the best of vibrant city life with absolute relaxation. While in Dusseldorf, you can enjoy a view of the most fashionable shops while walking the King's street (Konigsallee) as well as take some time for reflection in one of the city'...

September 9, 2017

Second day in my Eurotrip: visiting Belgium

September 1, 2017

After 7 hours spent on the fab (but super cold) AirCanada plane...the adventure began!

First, I must tell you guys: I am not an experienced traveler; I have been so nervous about my big trip that I couldn't sleep well all through July-August. Planning, organizing my lug...

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Here is where I post stories, travel tips and pictures from all around the world.

Hope you enjoy!

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