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March 2017

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Throwback to my New Zealand Adventures

As an exchange student, January and February were the perfect opportunity for me to explore the great country that is New Zealand. Since it is approximately 14 400 km away from my hometown (Montreal, Canada), I decided I had to see EVERYTHING, from Auckland to deep down the South…

Brisbane – An active city

It doesn’t take long after arriving in Brisbane to realise what an active city it is. No matter the time of day, runners, bikers, and walkers can be found. What a beautiful city to do it in too! There are many marked paths for pedestrians and bikers throughout…

Orientation Lunch

Monday, 20 February 2017 marked the commencement of O-Week at Queensland University of Technology (QUT) for academic calendar 2017. There was a lot of interesting events during the O-Week. One of the interesting events that caught my eyes was the $2 lunches. It was simply because you cannot…

Uni 101

Hey! How has Week 1 been for you? I get it, there’s so much to consider when transitioning from high school to university and the internet is stacked with various survival tips. Since you are here, I will try not to reiterate all the common advice but hopefully give…

The RoundUp

Brazilian student publishes his first book! Brazilian student Pedro Franklin recently published his first book on travel and entrepreneurship, stating the feat was only possible through studying language skills at QUT. Read more… Tips for meeting new people Our friends at Insider Guides share some great advice about…

My trip to Gold Coast

After a year of hearing about the infamous Gold Coast and its beaches and absolutely dying to go there, I finally made it! What nobody told me about Gold Coast was that, in fact, it is not one long stretch of … a coast. TheGC has many beaches and…

Family trip in Brisbane and Gold Coast!

Brisbane and Gold Coast are two famous cities for tourists from all around the world to travel. These two cities are also the ideal traveling destinations for my family. Because I had a summer vacation and they also had holiday during lunar new year period which is the…