If there’s any advice I can give to a future exchange student, it’s to arrive in your new city early – at least 2 weeks before the semester starts I’d … Continue Reading Toronto, Canada
I never would have thought that the first time I would be living out of home would be so far from my family and friends, yet here I am writing … Continue Reading Hello From the Other Side
My journey to Canada started a few years ago with a dream to one-day return to the USA, a country I once called my home. Time passed with no magical … Continue Reading The University of Where?
Leaving my family at the airport seems almost a distant memory after just two weeks in Toronto. Traveling to a foreign city can be daunting, and I left feeling completely … Continue Reading Hello Toronto!
The past four months have undoubtedly been the best times of my life. Going on exchange provided me with an adventure I could never have even imagined having before. I … Continue Reading U of Waterloo, Canada.. Eh!
Montréal, je t’aime! I have been in Montréal for just over a month now and have loved every second of it! I am here completing my final semester with four … Continue Reading Montréal, je t’aime!
On 3rd of September, after three flights which totalled 24 hours and 40 minutes of travelling, I arrived in Regina, Saskatchewan, a town nobody back home seemed to have heard … Continue Reading “A double-double please!” / Canada
It has been exactly 3 weeks since I arrived in Toronto and I’m loving it so far! First off, I couldn’t believe how warm it was for the first week … Continue Reading O Canada!
Exactly one month since I’ve left the rainy, cold Sydney weather, I’ve thrown myself straight into the Canadian/American summer/fall. Having to do direct equivalents with a double degree was pretty … Continue Reading Canada – the land of Maple
One week in Canada and finally everything has just about fallen in to place. I’m writing this post from my new (rather uncomfortable) bed in my share house apartment bedroom. … Continue Reading Amelia Sykes – Ryerson University Exchange – Starting out
From leaving the Sydney summer on a nice 30 degree day to arriving in the snowy, -15 degree Canadian winter the next, this semester has been so different to my … Continue Reading Winter is Coming
From leaving the Sydney summer on a nice 30 degree day to arriving in the snowy, -15 degree Canadian winter the next, this semester has been so different to my … Continue Reading University of Waterloo
My university exchange started prematurely with a week in New York City over New Year’s Eve. It was a truly remarkable experience wandering the streets of the Big Apple and … Continue Reading Waterloo? Canada
I learned three things on stepping off the plane at Pearson International – Toronto’s main airport. Firstly, whatever it is they serve you to eat on long distance flights should … Continue Reading The True North
“Thats such a cool accent. Where are you from?” “Australia.” “Ah thats so cool. I’ve always wanted to go there. But, why are you here, in the freezing cold?” That … Continue Reading Winter in Waterloo, Canada
After a couple of weeks travelling in the states in LA and NYC it was nice to finally arrive in the city that I was going to settle down … Continue Reading Canada, eh!