Travel is good for the soul

Day 35 – Things to look forward to and a moment to look back Part 1 Today marks 70 years since the D-Day landings in Normandy and leaves the world united to remember those who fought for their country and those who unfortunately lost their lives… They shall grow not old, as we that are…

Guilt free, life after uni

Day 34 – “Because I can do what I want” For the last few days I’ve had a strange feeling that I’m missing something, that I’ve forgotten to do something, that feeling that something isn’t quite right. Then it hit me, it’s calmness, it’s not being stressed and it’s a sense of freedom from the…

Another Stepping Stone is back, what’s new?

Back and ready to roll! It’s been a long time since I sat down to write anything apart from essays and revision notes, but today marks a new month and three days since I finished university. I started this space about two years ago now because I wanted somewhere to share my experiences as a…

Travel Blues – 100 days of happiness

I’m happy that I’ve had so many opportunities to travel before and during university. From my point of view, university is really the best time to travel, a month holiday at Christmas, a month at Easter and 3-4 months in the Summer,  it really is the perfect time to go out there and explore. I…

Conquering travel blues and 100 days of happiness

Today I opened up my laptop and realised that I hadn’t written anything purely for the sake of writing in a very long time, I realised that I have many half written posts sitting around and it gave me the motivation to blow off the dust and get writing. Even though I’m in my final…

Erasmus Bilbao – The Last One

They say that all good things come to an end, and that good things come to those who wait but I’m not so sure that I believe in that. Now in June the end of my Erasmus year in Bilbao has ended, I’ve packed up my room and am back in England albeit after 20…

Flashback Friday: YOBO – You Only Bilbao Once!

So it’s been nearly 5 weeks since I last posted on here with the intention of more regular posts, and a Flashback Friday section. However, in a turn of events, that didn’t happen. But being as it is actually Friday today I guess that gives me the perfect excuse to Flashback over this semester so…