My final week abroad was a blur. I tried to spend as much time walking around and enjoying Cambridge as I could. The weekend previous I was in London, which is a loud and crazy city filled with tourists and history. I spent most of my time there shopping, which my wardrobe thanks me for, … Continue reading Home Sweet Home
Walking into Cambridge felt like walking through pearly gates. A cool breeze was in my hair, the scent of fresh and fertile earth brightened my senses, and the way the town is just so settled and solid in its place had me absolutely enraptured. I felt like I had come home. Well, almost. My dog … Continue reading Charming Cambridge
I write this as I sit on the Eurostar train on my way to Cambridge. I am so excited. Now I know I said I was excited for Paris, but this time its for real. You see: my time in Paris was not everything that I thought it would be. The city of love, lights, … Continue reading Ideal vs. Reality
My first two days in Paris were very interesting, to say the least. But I shall start with my plane ride: I sat next to a man who was traveling from Spain. He spoke Spanish, no English, but a little bit of French. The two of us managed to converse and connect with each other in … Continue reading Taking on Paris
The time is upon us. Or well, me. But you guys can be a part of my adventure too. In just a few short days I'll be high tailing my butt to Miami and hopping aboard a plane to Paris. My flight takes off at 6:30pm EST and I land at 9:30am Paris time on … Continue reading It’s My Turn Now, Baby.
Shanna Merceron is a University of Florida student studying abroad for Summer B 2016 in Cambridge, England. To learn more about her program, click here: UF in Cambridge - European History. What is your year and academic concentration? I am a third year English major with a minor in Educational Studies and a concentration in … Continue reading Shanna: Summer in Cambridge