Your Hair and Study Abroad

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If you’re going abroad next semester you’re probably asking yourself “What should I pack?” You may be wondering if you should pack your hair dryer/hair straightener/hair curler/etc. The answer is NO. Most likely, your hair styling tools and appliances will not work or will break if you try to use them abroad. For those of [...]


Notes on European Fashion


Notes on European Fashion: To follow up my post How Not to Dress Like an American on Study Abroad I decided to write about my observations of European fashion. The first thing I noticed on study abroad was that Europeans dressed better than Americans pretty much everyday. No European leaves their house in sweats, ever. Whenever [...]


How to Not Dress Like An American on Study Abroad

Well, let’s face it. Europe has a whole different dress code than the U.S. I like going to class in my college sweatshirt and jeans just as much as the next kid-okay,okay, sweatshirt AND sweatpants many days- but that look just doesn’t fly in Europe. You’ll stick out like a fish out of water AKA an American. [...]


Getting Piercings & Tattoos on Study Abroad

  Something about studying abroad makes people go wild. Away from parents and schools, living the life of young globetrotters, students find themselves doing things they wouldn’t normally do. And for many, this includes tattoos and piercings. I remember the time I went with my two friends to this biker looking piercing shop so they [...]


I Dont Understand Crazy Euro Haircuts

Spotted these two guys on the train back to Florence and had to take a picture. Is that a headband? Really? Their inspiration?