Hey, my name is Klara! I am 16 years old and from Germany. I live with my parents and my older brother, he is 18 years old, in Hanover. In my spare time I like to play Field hockey and clarinet or just meet my friends. My brother did his year abroad two years ago…
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Hello again! Time to talk about what I’ve been up to the last few weeks. So, as I mentioned in the last post we had our midterm in the middle of February. My sister and her boyfriend came to Dublin to visit me and we stayed in an Airbnb in town. The weather was awful,…
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Hello! This is Asako’s 7th blog!   Finally! I visited my friend in Germany for half term break. I really enjoyed my time with her, and we did a lot of different things like sight-seeing, shopping, meeting her friends and we also did a lot of sports. One day for example, we went to a…
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Hello this is Asako’s 6th blog!! I had a lot of fun activities in this month. We celebrated Chinese New Year:) In Japan, we don’t  use the lunar calendar, so we don’t usually celebrate Chinese New Year, but since there are many Chinese students in the boarding house, we had a big celebration and I…
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My experience as an interchange student at Itchen College is something I cannot describe with proper words. It has been the most amazing months of my life and I would do it all over again without second thought. My host parents were delightful, they were very understanding and funny. The food was amazing everyday and…
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Hey, it’s me again, How are things going? I know, it’s been a little more than a month this time, but a lot has happened since the last time we talked I decided to come back home before the end of the programme, for purely academic reasons. Because I think it will be better for…
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Happy New Year!! This is my 5th blog. I went back to Japan to celebrate new year with my family.  I did a lot of things there, but before I talk about that, I will talk about the Christmas ball… We had our Christmas ball on 10th of December. At the Christmas ball, we took…
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  Hello everybody and happy new year! December went by so fast, and a new year has started! But, let’s talk a little bit about December. Personally, I love Christmas, so on the first of December I decorated my room, and it turned out really nice! Unfortunately, December is a month with a lot of…
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  This is my penultimate blog, number seven, about my experience from studying abroad. When I’m writing this blog it’s exactly one month to my departure from Dublin. This is my last month in Ireland and I look forward to home. This is my last month here so I’m trying to fully utilize. Everyday I…
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Wow, another month has passed! I am not gonna lie, I have been feeling pretty homesick lately, but I guess homesickness is just something most exchange students will have to deal with anyway… I have learnt that it is actually all about the mindset. I mean, I don’t really have anything to complain about, so…
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