8 Things I Miss From The UK

It is almost impossible to not know the fact that I had spent a year abroad in the UK for my Master’s Degree. I mean, I’ve posted it everywhere up to the point that it makes certain people sick and start calling me snob, humble-bragging, and whatnot. Well, let me tell you, I don’t really…

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5 Alasan Untuk Kuliah di Luar Negeri

Mungkin tulisan iniĀ agak redundant karena siapa sih, yang ga mau kuliah di luar negeri, ya ga? Rasanya semua orang pasti ada keinginan untuk kuliah di luar negeri. Be it for undergraduate degree of postgraduate degree. Apalagi kalo baca atau dengar pengalaman orang-orang yang sudah duluan mendapat kesempatan kuliah di luar negeri. They say it’s a…

Studying Abroad in a Nutshell

I had always dreamed of studying abroad since I was younger and I’m sure a lot of people have too. After I got the chance to do so, I can make a confession that it really is a wonderful experience that everybody should have the opportunity to experience it once in their lifetime. As one…

Hello, Edinburgh!

I know I have broken my promise to post regularly on this blog and it has been quite some time since my last post. But better late than never, isn’t it? Edinburgh is the very first city in the UK that I visited. It was around 8 months ago and it was in the middle…

Birmingham Photo Diary

Today marks the 54th day I’ve been here in Birmingham. Well, the number doesn’t mean anything, actually. I wished I wasn’t overwhelmed with other things (read: postgrad life & travelling) that I could have posted this entry earlier. I wouldn’t bore you with my postgrad life and whatnot, so let’s just cut to the chase.…

Why Not Ivy League?

This question has been bothering me for quite some time that I had to write it here just to let it out of my mind. Not only people who aren’t really fond of me, oblivious acquaintances, friends (although they never say it explicitly), my mom, but even I myself ask it sometimes. Even though the…

Why I Yearn To Study Abroad

In about 2 weeks from now I will start my first ever study abroad experience in University of Birmingham, UK. Despite the nervousness I can’t seem to hide my excitement either. I’ve been spending hours in front of the laptop to browse everything there is to know about studying abroad and I keep dreaming about…

Counting Days in Panic

Yesterday I just realized that there are only 19 days left before I depart to Birmingham (18 days left today!) and I started to feel weird things in my stomach which translated into panic. I consulted to my boyfriend and he casually said that it wasn’t panic, it was excitement. Well, maybe I’m excited too,…