Hometown Teams Abroad in South Africa

By: Isaac Smoler Schatz From mid-May to the end of July, I studied and interned in South Africa. While many travelers to South Africa may be concerned with seeing the Big 5 Game (African Elephant, Black Rhinoceros, Cape Buffalo, African Lion, and African Leopard), I found myself equally interested in embracing what I will call…

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Finding the Balance Between Being a Tourist and a Local in London

By: Casey Tsou See all the great landmarks you want! London is absolutely one of the greatest cities in the entire world. Don’t be afraid to see Big Ben (even if it’s under construction), ride the London Eye, see Buckingham Palace, and much more! This is your trip abroad and there’s no shame in wanting…

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A Guide to London Markets

It is no secret that London has some of the best markets in the world. Local vendors from all over England come together at these markets to sell their products to herds of eager Londoners. My favorite way to get out into the city is by checking out these markets. From Borough Market’s famous cheese…

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Across the Pond-Welcome to London!

This semester, I said goodbye to the home of cheesesteaks and hello to the home of fish and chips.

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Want To See Two Coasts at Once? Come to CR

Living and working in San José, Costa Rica means I’m in the central valley: safely tucked in between mountain ranges and volcanoes. So, it is only expected that on the weekends I want to venture out of the crater of the valley! I only have one more week left here in Costa Rica, and I…

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Mó Dū Tips and Tricks

If you’re reading this right now, you’re probably interested in Shanghai and thinking of coming here. Well, you’ll be super prepared after reading this blog entry, because I will be giving you all the secret tips and tricks that will make your life easier in Shanghai.

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Nerding out about London’s Exhibits

Whitechapel Gallery–Is This Tomorrow exhibition This particular exhibition is created after a previously famous exhibit “This is Tomorrow” which addresses ideas of contemporary art in the present and the future. The Is this Tomorrow exhibit is attempting the same effect and produces conceptual art that is predicting future structures and practices. This exhibit recieved reviews…

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What I Do in the Shadows

As I write this blog post, a street car rambles by me. A strong sun catches off elaborately designed Portuguese tiles that line the crooked cafe walls. Doesn’t sound much like London, does it? That would be because right now, I am not there! Taking a break from my quest for horror and ghouls throughout…

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New Locations. Old Friends.

A little over a month in London City and life could not be better! I have to start by saying that yes, my bank account has lost some weight. Those dollars were put to good use on food, fun, and travel, however. This beautiful Margarita pie, courtesy of Franco Mana was completed with a traditional…

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Eating My Way Through Dublin

Well, I have officially made it to Dublin! I will be here 4 weeks tomorrow… which is a super weird feeling because I feel like I just got here. But at the same time, I already consider Dublin home!  The past few weeks have been filled with a lot of adjustments, missed buses, live Irish…

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Next Stop: Dublin

Hello everyone! I’m Shannon, and I am so excited to say that I’ll be studying away in Dublin, Ireland this upcoming spring semester! I am a junior who is studying Public Relations and Sports Management here at Temple. It is currently December 30th, 2018 and my plane leaves America on January 21st, 2019. So I…

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A Royal Welcome

Hello, I am nearing my third week here in London, and I am getting into the groove of being a regular dude going to Uni in the UK. Klein GO and FIE placed my flat in The Royal Borough of South Kensington, where my neighbors are the incredible wealthy, the famous, and Prince Harry himself. It didn’t…

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