Hey there gators! When you think of Louisiana you are probably imagining Cajun food, Mardi Gras, and New Orleans. That is not what I am talking about though, I am picturing nice weather in Copenhagen, art, and fresh flowers all around. The temperatures have hit the 70s and 80s and it doesn’t get dark until … Continue reading I took a trip to Louisiana, the one in Denmark
https://www.flickr.com/photos/139516717@N04/41128773484/in/dateposted-public/ Considering Earth Day was last week, I felt this post was appropriate. With this new spring weather there are not only new smells in the air, but also new experiences to had. Since last year I had known about an organisation called Vild Mad (‘Wild Food’), which basically helps to introduce people to Danish … Continue reading Did Someone Say Danish Foraging?
This past weekend, I took a short trip to Sweden to escape the realities of school and life. Sweden truly is a magical place that is taken over by countryside and farms. It is just so amazing that from Copenhagen it is possible to be in another country in less than one hour by train. … Continue reading Sweden… Is it the Cheaper, More Beautiful Denmark?
It is starting to feel like spring now in Copenhagen… like really feeling like Spring. Tomrrow according to the forcast it is suppose to be 50 degrees for the first time this year. As the weather warms up, there are more people outside enjoying their terrace and setting up patio furniture for the new year. … Continue reading Hygge or not?
https://www.flickr.com/photos/139516717@N04/39859566315/in/dateposted-public/ The past two weeks we have had some wild weather here in Copenhagen. I had the impression that spring was coming, when in fact it has been quite the opposite. There has been the most snow in the past week and half that there has been since I came to Copenhagen! There was ice … Continue reading I thought Spring had Sprung??
https://www.flickr.com/photos/139516717@N04/39648328405/in/dateposted-public/ Candy…. Ohh how I love you. It seems to be since I have been in Copenhagen that I have been eating far more sugar than I have in the United States. Could it be because the sweets are just so good here? In fact, did you know that Danish children eat the most candy … Continue reading Sweets in the Spring
https://www.flickr.com/photos/139516717@N04/40225503732/in/dateposted-public/ I am back with another post, but this week I will be talking about exorbitantly high priced (but tasty food) from Copenhagen. Studying abroad I was definitely not prepared for food to be as expensive as it is in Denmark .The main reason for this is because there is 25% percent tax on all … Continue reading City Shananigans
https://www.flickr.com/photos/139516717@N04/25222758477/in/dateposted-public/ *Outside the gates of the Buckingham Palace. I wonder how they keep the gates so gold?* Greetings on this lovely morning friends! As a write this post I am laying in my warm bed cuddled up after a weeklong adventure through a new land. It began with a two-hour flight flight to … Continue reading London(And the Countryside) Calling
https://www.flickr.com/photos/139516717@N04/39197300444/in/dateposted-public/ *Throughout the park there are old benches. The trees seemed alive because the branches are so gnarly.* A trip to Denmark would not be complete without experiencing the cool, dark weather from an eerie forested park. The park is called Dyrehave (Dyre meaning deer), and is well known around the world for its miraculously … Continue reading A Walk in the Woods (of Denmark)
Going abroad is not the easiest thing in the world to do. It takes bravery, courage, and a wild sense of adventure. The first couple of weeks are by far the most difficult, considering that there are so many new sights to take in and experiences to have. Coming to a new city is … Continue reading Adjusting to the Life and Times of Studying Abroad Student