Author Archives: Hannah Beard

Paris, Je t’aime!

After a hectic week of classes with early mornings, late nights studying and windy cold weather on my morning bike rides I was able to reward myself with a visit to Paris to visit my best friend (who I have … Continue reading

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Visiting Trine in Copenhagen!

  This weekend I went to Copenhagen to visit Trine with Sunny. It was a beautiful city and surprisingly relaxing. I normally find capital cities especially European capital cities too chaotic to see myself living there but in my opinion … Continue reading

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New Years Eve

I was unhappy to see the end of 2011 because it was such a fantastic year for me and I truly hope 2012 will be even half as good as 2011! I spent New Years Eve with my house mates … Continue reading

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The Best Christmas Ever

I have to admit I am rather proud of myself. I managed to visit my host family in Bolzano, Italy from the exchange I went on when I was in High School for Christmas. I had to wake up at … Continue reading

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Where does time go?

I have found myself asking myself this question a lot lately and have come to the corny conclusion that time is the energy we use to create memories. It scares me how time has flown since arriving 3 and half … Continue reading

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Winning at being a student, failing at being a tourist

Well I’ll start by saying I got my results for block 1 back (Dutch law and Dutch present- day society) and I did pretty well, as such I am doing well at being a student and you will read later … Continue reading

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Block 2, Fog, Goodbyes and Muay Thai

  This week we started block two and since my classes for block two are divided into two intensive courses taken consecutively at the moment I am only taking one class – legal ethics.  So far I am loving it, … Continue reading

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Indescribably Happy

  I have passed the half way point in my exchange and like the title says I am indescribably happy whether the high I am on after my exams has something to do with it or not I have met … Continue reading

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Exams and Relaxing with the Family

Ok, sorry that this blog entry is a bit late because I have been pretty busy with exams. I know, I know I have only been here two and a half months and I already have done my first set … Continue reading

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A quiet week in the Netherlands…

  Well after more than two months in Utrecht finally I have had a relatively uneventful week. We are reaching the end of our first block in the semester so it is assessment time which means this week we have … Continue reading

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