Hey, I’m Bella, a final year Management student. I will be giving you an insight into what it’s like to study and live in Leicester. You can expect to find me blogging about things to do and places to visit in the city, what the final year of my course is really like, and my favourite pastimes including playing netball, running and eating/drinking. Hope you enjoy reading!
I had noticed the Attenborough Arts Centre building before but never actually knew what it was. So when they were kind enough to offer a free ticket to a performance (thank you!), I jumped at the chance to find out more. It is an arts centre inspired by Leicester legend David Attenborough, showcasing music, […]
During Pretty much as soon as I arrived, I discovered that Lille was an exciting place to be and very typically French. There was the quant old town (Vieux Lille) with traditional patisseries, high-end boutiques and distinctive architecture of Flemish origin. The Grand Place was beautiful and the perfect place to sit and enjoy […]
Before A Year Abroad might be a compulsory part of the course if you study languages, or it might be an optional path to turn a three year course into a four year, such as with Management. We had the options of Budapest, Copenhagen, Amsterdam and Lille. After going to the initial meeting I […]
Cooking at uni doesn’t have to be a chore and there is no need to rely on takeaways and ready meals. I really enjoy cooking for myself and with friends and find that it is a relaxing process and a good way to end the day. Available space in your kitchen and a tight […]
One thing that Leicester has no shortage of is great Indian restaurants, as well as restaurants with cuisines from all around the world. The range and quality of types of foods available truly reflects the multicultural city. On Monday night, my first night back in Leicester, with no food in my kitchen due to […]
A revelation that I’ve had about university since starting a summer internship: being a student is actually pretty cool. Admittedly, I may not be one of those people who always talks about how university is the most amazing thing to ever have happened to them. I’ve always had a fairly balanced attitude, enjoying […]
Hello! I’m Bella, a final year Management Student from St Albans, Hertfordshire. For my first blog, I thought I would introduce myself and let you know a bit about what I’ve been up to recently. Last year I was studying abroad in Lille, France which was a lot of fun and something I would recommend […]