Monthly Archives: February 2013

No that won’t happen to me

I’m not trying to be stereotypic, but everyone in this world had have one or multiple views of the world. This is a paraphrase of what my lecturer told us in one of my courses. It’s a course on the … Continue reading

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First Impressions

Hi there! Let me start this blog by introducing myself. My name is Judith and I am a Dutchie from the city of Utrecht, in the Netherlands. At home I am studying International Relations and Political History. Currently however I … Continue reading

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Melbourne, 4 seasons, 1 day

Hello everyone! I’m at LaTrobe Uni from one week so far. First days have been hard, campus is huge and I honestly got lost a couple of times. Fortunately I’m slowly getting use to it and Orientation week is helping … Continue reading

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Hellooo Australia!

Hi Border Crossing colleagues! 🙂 My name is Floortje Zweerink, and about three weeks ago I flew all the way from the Netherlands to Brisbane. I am studying Language and Culture Studies, with a major in International Relations, at the … Continue reading

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Hejdå Malmö. G’day Melbourne.

”How’s it goin’?” Prior to my arrival in Melbourne (on Valentine’s Day!), I have also been travelling in the Middle East and in Asia to getting used to the time difference and temperature change bit by bit. In a nutshell: … Continue reading

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My Final Days In Sweden

As I write this blog it is starting to become more and more real that in a couple of days I will be on a long long flight back to Adelaide, South Australia. I have so many mixed emotions about … Continue reading

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First days – the settling in

It’s already been 4 days since I arrived in Adelaide but it surely feels like ages since I said goodbye to all the people I love back home. I couldn’t have imagined a more extreme change: the weather (40 C … Continue reading

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First days in Adelaide!

After spending almost a week in Adelaide, South Australia, it seems a good moment to look back on what I’ve all been doing and seen around here. The first days since I’ve arrived here have been hectic and exhausting, with … Continue reading

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Getting started in Brisbane

After two amazing weeks of traveling in Thailand and Cambodia, I finally arrived in Brisbane and started to settle in. Found a place to live, had a look around the city, and got a first impression of the campus. I … Continue reading

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Having a very first look at The Land of Oz

I arrived in Gold Coast one week ago but still I feel tongue-tied! This place looks amazing and from the first sight it appeared to be so different from my hometown. Krakow, where I come from, is truly an old … Continue reading

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