December (part 2)

Hey everyone! How are you all doing? Did you enjoy the holidays? As I have mentioned before, my December was pretty busy. As most of you know, I study Swedish at university. On the 13th of December, the Swedish department celebrated Saint-Lucia, a Christian feast in honour of Lucia, a martyr from the 3rd century. … More December (part 2)

December, part 1

It’s that time of the year again! When there’s a reason to eat way too much almost every week: Halloween, Saint-Nicholas, the Finnish Independence Day, Christmas, New Year’s Eve, and if you’re a university student, studying well. I didn’t do much for Halloween, just a dinner in costume with friends. But for Sinterklaas, I went … More December, part 1

Welcome to Ecuador!

Hello everyone! As some of you know, I was in Quito, the capital of Ecuador, a couple of weeks ago. It was my first time in South America, and my second stamp in my new passport. Yes, I get excited for stamps. They represent my life experiences! Anyway, I was there with my mother for … More Welcome to Ecuador!

Stopover in Milan

Hello everyone! It has now been almost two weeks since my mother and I have returned from Madagascar yet this is the first moment I am calm enough to write about it. Getting to Madagascar was quite a long trip since it took us about 28hours. On the way there, we flew from Brussels to … More Stopover in Milan

Thuis Is Overal – China en Hong Kong

Hello everyone!  A couple of weeks ago, I organised with my AFS chapter our second country-afternoon. This time Liz and Anran talked about their native land, respectively Hong Kong and China. They presented she general facts about their countries and also talked about the differences between them.  After the presentations, we ate, of course. Anran … More Thuis Is Overal – China en Hong Kong