all good things end

After the greatest four months of my life, I'm back in Gainesville, and the adjustment is hard for me at best. I'm struggling a lot more than I thought I would- there was nothing to prepare me for all of these negative emotions. Having traveled overseas before my semester abroad, the worst part of readjusting … Continue reading all good things end


(actually studying) abroad

Well, it turns out that finals week exists abroad, and it's just as stressful in Europe as it is in the States. I wrote a post about combatting my stress on my personal blog, you can find it here! I've been doing so much traveling recently, it's hard to get back in the groove … Continue reading (actually studying) abroad


Copenhagen is nearly pristine, I'd say. It's orderly and clean (save for the cigarette butts, of course), the people are dressed impeccably everywhere you look, and the city just makes sense. Bucharest is like Copenhagen, except completely different in every way. They're both cities. In Europe. That's about where the similarities end! Bucharest, the capital … Continue reading Romaniadventures

Marla: Spring in Copenhagen

Marla Manes is a University of Florida student studying abroad during Spring 2018 in Copenhagen, Denmark.  To learn more about Marla's program, click here: DIS Study Abroad in Scandinavia - Denmark. What is your year and academic concentration? I'm a 3rd year student majoring in Sustainability Studies also pursuing a minor in Sustainability in the Built Environment … Continue reading Marla: Spring in Copenhagen