Ana and Bez travel diaries – Part 1

Apparently our names are pretty hard for Spaniards.  Ana is a Spanish name which obviously sounds the same as Anna and in Spanish; ‘th’ is pronounced like a ‘z’, hence Ana and Bez. One day they’ll learn!  Beth also goes to Nottingham Trent University and we both normally go out on pole dance socials together.  […]

Feliz Navidad Anna!

Feliz Navidad Anna! Last Saturday I was wondering why I was struggling so much to get in the Christmas spirit.  All my friends at home were in the Christmas spirit. So much so that I knew they were all either lying in bed hungover or having a hungover train/car journey home.  I love Christmas, I […]

Home Sweet Home

Home Sweet Home “You’re back in England?!” Yeah, I am, SURPRISE! I’ve had to keep it all completely secret because on Saturday night I surprised one of my best friends from school at her birthday night out in Birmingham! I booked the flights only a month or so ago so they were pretty pricey but […]

10 Reasons Why I’m Quintessentially British

The struggles of a quintessentially British girl abroad. I’m amazing, I stand out in a crowd, I’m weird and foreign but sadly some of the attention I receive proves that I’m very much a stereotypical British girl. (I do so hope everybody reads this in my posh RP accent).  I know what you’re thinking and […]

The First Week! La Primera Semana!

ARRIVING WITH MUM Packing was an absolute pain in my ass.  If you think packing for uni is hard, try doing it with a maximum of 50kg that must strictly be weighted 20kg + 20kg + 10kg!  Luckily, I’m very good at packing.  I easily managed to fill one suitcase and pack another beautifully however […]