Easter Week Part 1: Dublin, Ireland

Travelled with:  RyanAir from Bratislava Where I stayed: Avalon House   Duration of Trip: 2.5 days Overall cost of trip: $215 CAD What a week it has been!! I started my Easter Week in Dublin, Ireland, right in time for St. Paddy’s, and I don’t think there is a better way to absorb the Irish culture then during this […]

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Ljubljana and Bled, Slovenia

Travelled with: OBB Train from Krems Where I stayed: Hostel Vrba & Castle Hostel  Duration of Trip: 2.5 days Overall cost of trip: $210 CAD This weekend, 7 exchange students and I set out for a trip to Slovenia. Slovenia was one of the countries at the top of my list and that I looked forward to exploring […]

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Bratislava, Slovakia 

Travelled with: OBB Train from Krems Where I stayed: Possonium Hostel  Duration of Trip: 1.5 days Overall cost of trip: $80 CAD WHEN ON EXCHANGE…I have the absolute luxury of having an easy going schedule that allows me to travel during the week. It’s incredible! I have class Monday, Tuesday, and Friday this week so I decided to take […]

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Prague, Czech Republic

Travelled with: FlixBus Where I stayed: My brother’s friend, who is working in the city for a year Duration of Trip: 2.5 days Overall cost of trip: $120 CAD Time to cross my first major city off my 2016 bucket list!! This weekend, I had the incredible opportunity to travel to Prague, Czech Republic with my roommate, Taylor […]

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Induction Week

HELLO! It’s been awhile since I last wrote but it’s been super busy and exciting here! This past week was Induction Week and I met a majority of the exchange students and got to know campus. Induction Week Induction Week in Krems was VERY different than at Laurier, or any university in Canada or the US. […]

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Welcome to Krems

Guten Morgen! I’ve been in Krems for almost 3 full days now and I think I’ve figured the town out! It’s pretty easy to find your way around and everything is connected. Today my Dad and I ventured out to Stein and Forthof which are connecting towns (or even small villages) in Krems an der Donau. Because […]

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Good Morning, Krems!

I am SO excited that I’m writing a blog post from AUSTRIA! I have been planning and waiting for this since Summer 2014, so life is so surreal right now. I’ve only been here a few days but absolutely no complaints. Here’s what’s been happening recently: I arrived in Vienna, Austria on Thursday, February 11th […]

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