Buda-ful Budapest!

Bellissimo: Beautiful Ciao! As my last month abroad approaches, I decided to take one last big trip to another country: HUNGARY! My friends and I hopped on a plane and made our way to the beautiful city of Budapest. I really did not have any expectations for this trip, because it was made kind of … More Buda-ful Budapest!

I Love Markets

Mercato: Market Ciao! There are so many exciting things to discover while exploring Europe. One of my favorite things to find in any city is the local market! I love the chaotic atmosphere, bustling environment and fresh ambience! You can always depend on a market to sell delicious, local and CHEAP food (which is very … More I Love Markets

First Culture Shock

Guess who’s back? It’s me! ūüôā Yes, I am back from spring break and nice and rejuvenated and ready for finals! With the money I saved on housing, I was able to travel to Indonesia¬†during my spring break, ¬†and since it’s not too far from Australia tickets weren’t too expensive. It was here that I … More First Culture Shock


The good thing about London is that it’s surrounded by country side and beautiful cities. One of those cities is Bath, which is about 100 miles away from London. It’s a beautiful city with beautiful people and cheap food. On our way there, we stopped at Avebury. Avebury wasn’t that fun, but we saw¬†interesting¬†rocks that … More Bath

Takeover Tuesday!

This Tuesday I took over Rufus Bobcat’s¬†Snapchat (Rufus is UC Merced’s mascot) to show followers what study abroad life is like. So I took them with me during my day wandering around Melbourne -ranked the most livable city in Australia four years in a row! (The locals really love to say that). Beginning at 9 … More Takeover Tuesday!

London Street Art

Well London has blown me away by it’s architecture. The old buildings, new buildings, it’s skyscrapers.. everything about it, is just beautiful. One thing that has stood out to me more recently though¬†is the street art. Since¬†I live in central London and many buildings here are old and more luxurious, you tend not to see … More London Street Art

Phillip Island

I know you all have been waiting for my weekend recap, so let’s get to it! In case you didn’t know already, last weekend I traveled to Phillip Island for the weekend to celebrate the end of midterms. I went surfing and actually stood up on the board! I had pictures to show you but… … More Phillip Island