Rotterdam. It’s the second largest city in the Netherlands and has the largest port in all of Europe. Most of the city was destroyed in bombings during WWII, so it’s a very new city with a modern architectural style. Cool place, but not exactly the number one tourist destination in all of Europe. Which is … Continue reading It’s a Small World
Hump day. Wednesday. Usually it’s a relief to get through Wednesday. It means your somewhat boring week is that much closer to the weekend. Fortunately, there’s no such thing as a boring Wednesday night in the Netherlands. There’s no excuse to be bored in a foreign country, especially when public transportation is so great. My … Continue reading Casual Wednesday
“Boo!” Amber and I look back, laugh, and continue our run. 100 meters later, I yell back “Boo!” to the German man. Not exactly the most ordinary interaction I’ve ever had. But then again, there isn’t much ordinary about this summer. When will I ever be able to hop on a train with my best … Continue reading Boo!
As I sit in a park in Utrecht tanning by a canal writing this blog, I can’t help but smile at how incredible my life right now. I’ve been in Utrecht for a week now, but with everything that has happened I find it impossible that I’ve only spent 7 nights here. From the Tour … Continue reading (study) ABROAD
Never in four days time I have seen so much, slept so little, and walked as many miles and I have in these past 96 hours. And I love it. Classes don’t start until July 6th, but my best friend Amber, who is also studying abroad with me, and I flew over a week early … Continue reading The Beginning: London and Paris
Taylor is a University of Florida student studying abroad this summer in Utrecht, Netherlands. If you want to learn more about her program, click here: UF in Utrecht - Doing Business in Europe. What is your year and academic concentration? My name is Taylor Tubbs and I have just finished my second year at the University of … Continue reading Taylor: Summer in Utrecht