Maddie Weaver Nolting
Queen Mary, University of London, England
I’m a junior at Providence College studying English and Secondary Education, but decided and have the privilege to spend a semester abroad at Queen Mary University of London. I have never been across the pond, as they call it, and am excited to explore London as well as other cities in Europe. On my blog, you will read about the adventures that I encounter, and some (OK lots) of the touristy places that I go to. I’m no photographer, so don’t get your hopes up, but I will try my best to capture significant moments for everyone trying to live vicariously through me. Here’s to the next few months of growing, learning, and attempting to navigate Europe, enjoy!
This past weekend I was able to go on my first trip outside of England. I took the tube, the National Rail Service, a plane to Geneva, and then took a bus to get to Interlaken, Switzerland at about 4 AM. I have been asked several times why I decided to… More
The past weekend was the first of many busy weekends. A friend of mine who is studying abroad in Paris visited to celebrate her twenty-first birthday. Although the drinking age is eighteen in England, it was fun to still pretend that she was now legal… More
I cannot believe that I have been in London for over three weeks! These have been a few of the most exciting weeks of my life thus far. These three weeks I have spent trying to adapt and learn how to adjust to the British culture, meaning wearing lots… More
I chose Queen Mary University of London (QMUL) because I wanted a completely different university experience. I chose England and London because I wanted to live in a big city in Europe, so that I would be able to travel. I chose to study abroad specifically… More