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Paris: A Reflection

Before my exchange in Europe, it was difficult to envision being in a potentially life-threatening situation. Yet that was exactly what occurred as I travelled to Paris for a weekend that was memorable for all the wrong reasons. Although this is a sensitive topic, I wanted to about it to get it off my chest and reiterate … Continue reading

5 Places You Must Visit (Bruges & Gent)

Welcome to Part 2 of the ‘5 Places You Must Visit’ series! Bruges Seeing is believing. After seeing Bruges, it’s easy to believe that fairy-tales are real. The picturesque buildings and the gently swaying idyllic trees overlooking a calm canal all create a magical experience. How to get there? Bruges is an hour from Brussels … Continue reading

5 Places You Must Visit (Brussels)

Hey! 🙂 You’ve probably heard the expression that travel broadens the mind. One of the reasons why Maastricht is such a popular choice for exchange students is that it’s an excellent base for travel. Without further ado, I present the first of five places you must visit. Brussels Waffles! Fries! With the delicious food that … Continue reading

Hello Maastricht!

Hello! 🙂 My name is Andrew and I am a student from the University of New South Wales in Australia. During my semester on exchange, I will be sharing thoughts and experiences on student life, travel, and all things Maastricht. This exchange has been a long time in the making. Almost one year ago I … Continue reading