A smile is universal.
It’s been almost two months since I’ve returned home. I can still remember the day that I left. My friends drove me to Sydney, we stopped for some Krispy Kreme donuts outside the airport, and then we bid our tearful goodbyes to each other. Traveling to another country – to A… Read More
I suppose that if you’ve ever had the opportunity to live abroad, you’ll no doubt have some great adventures, great surprises, and great memories to take back home with you. The longer you live in an area, the more examples of these you’ll have. Since the beginning of my advent… Read More
I've been in Australia long enough to get in the swing of things. Uni, social life, studies, traveling: my time here has been so amazing. I feel as though I've lived here my entire life -- Australia is fantastic! I'm only taking three classes, so my daily schedule is pretty variable. I have a mixt… Read More
I went looking back through my first post to this journal/blog, and I couldn't help but laugh at myself a few times. Some of the questions I asked were so silly! For example, yes, I made it to Australia safe and sound, and actually, within my first week I held a koala (although, it was at a tourist… Read More
It’s been about a month and a half since arriving in Australia, and already I’ve had the experience of a lifetime! I spent a week in Cairns exploring the Great Barrier Reef, interacting with Aussie wildlife, and submerging (literally and figuratively) myself into the culture. I’ve… Read More