Rosemary is a third year French student from the University of Leeds. She is currently working as a Language Assistant in Colmar, France. Interested in reading more about her year abroad? Check out her blog!
Rosemary Maher studies French at the University of Leeds and is spending her year abroad as a language assistant Colmar, France. Here are her tips for travelling solo during your year abroad downtime.
Sophie Tanno is a German and Linguistics student from Edinburgh University, currently spending her year abroad in Berlin as a language assistant with the British Council. For more of her Berlin adventures, follow her on Twitter.
Katie Gough studies German and Linguistics at Lancaster University. She is spending her year abroad studying at Karl Franzens Universität Graz in Austria. In this post, Katie explains that the idyllic tales on blog posts and the picturesque views posted on social media are only half the real year abroad story!
Rosemary Maher studies French at the University of Leeds and is spending her year abroad as an English Language Assistant with the British Council in Colmar, France. Have a look at her blog for more of her musings on life as a year abroader. Here she presents her tips for warding off that perennial year abroad issue - homesickness.
Harriet Barter studies Spanish and Italian at the University of Exeter and is spending her year abroad doing a work and a study placement in Italy. Here she tells us the 8 stages of coming to terms with having to leave your year abroad location, just as you get settled! Read this post and more on Harriet's blog.
Emma Young studies French and Events Management at Leeds Beckett University. She is currently spending her year abroad in France, working as a Language Assistant with the British Council. Living only ten minutes from the Chateau de Versailles, she is well qualified to tell us what it's like to live in a tourist hotspot!
Having a bad day on your year abroad? Why don't you watch an episode of an English TV show, Skype a friend back home or have a browse of some year abroad blogs to help you tackle the blues? Now imagine doing your year abroad when all the things I've just mentioned are not an option - because they haven't been invented yet...
Abbie Robinson studies English and French at the University of Southampton and is spending her year abroad studying at Aix-Marseille Université in Aix-en-Provence. For more French adventures, check out her fantastically titled blog, Aix Marks the Spot.