Author Archives: Cara Ferguson

About Cara Ferguson

I am a student of English literature, Italian and French at Flinders University in Adelaide. This semester I am living the Dutch life while studying at Utrecht University in the Netherlands. I’m using this opportunity to work my way through my endless list of places I want to travel to, and also to work on my photography.

Semi-spontaneous weekend in Luxembourg

Just walked in the door, put down my bags, drank a glass of milk and started writing this. I haven’t even begun to unpack. That’s how much I love you people. My weekend away in Luxembourg City was just lovely. … Continue reading

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Weekend in Antwerp

So last Thursday I decided to go to Belgium. The next day I hopped on a bus and about ninety minutes later I was in Antwerp with 40-odd exchange students. (Going to another country with only one day’s preparation – … Continue reading

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Time flies

Today I realised that I am one third of the way into my six-month European adventure. That’s a bit scary, considering how many more things I still want to do. Lately I’ve been settling into daily life more than I … Continue reading

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Dealing with setbacks

I’ve been stressing too much lately. About getting full access to my Dutch bank account (a three week process), about buying a discount card for public transport (which first required a Dutch bank account), class assessment, getting a cold, having … Continue reading

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The start of a journey

I’m Cara, a student of English literature, Italian and French at Flinders University in Adelaide. This semester I am living the Dutch life while I study at Utrecht University in the Netherlands. I’m using this opportunity to work my way … Continue reading

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