Hello All, This past weekend I went out with the Lancaster University Hiking Club to Malham in the Yorkshire Dales. This hike was around 13 miles in total and included departing from Malham, a couple different scrambles, lake views, and Malham Cove (where they filmed a scene for Harry Potter: The Deathly Hallows). Again, I... Continue Reading →
This post contains a list of apps that I have found to be absolutely crucial in the UK, from navigation, to communication, to studying, to safety. While this list is not at all comprehensive or complete, it will give some good information and insight in how your smartphone can be an absolute life-saver in a... Continue Reading →
Hello All, I took a quick trip down to Blackpool today in order to get acquainted with the train system here in the UK. All in all, the trains are very easy to figure out, even if you have connections. While the British people I have spoken to in the stations say the system is... Continue Reading →
Hello All, I am currently a member of the hiking club at Lancaster University and the hike this last Sunday took us to beautiful Langdale (a location just a jaunt north from Windermere). Since I traveled by coach from the university to the parking area, I do not have any travel tips; however, the roads... Continue Reading →
Hello All, The following photos are from the coastal area of Morecambe England. This shoreline is a great little town to check out, very family friendly, and close to the lake district / Lancaster.
While the university bars are great fun, for the more chill students at Lancaster University other parts of the city can be very interesting as well. Needing a night off from going out, I (along with some uni friends) decided to attend a Lancaster Castle tour. Our tour guide, Sandra, was an amazing resource of... Continue Reading →
Hello All, After two connections, 13 hours of flying, and 21 hours of total travel...I have arrived at Lancaster University. My journey took me through Des Moines, Newark, Lisbon, Manchester, Wilmslow, and finally Lancaster. I had the opportunity of staying overnight at the King William Inn (Wilmslow); the quaint guest rooms sit above a pub.... Continue Reading →