London Eating

London, surprisingly, is a great food destination! Birdie had tried a few restaurants touting the “best” fish and chips and had found them to be consistently disappointing, bland and boring. I asked her flat mates, friends and schoolmates for suggestions and was told to forget the fish and chips and try something new. So, I […]

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London Mornings are Calling

After running in the mornings, I spent the rest of the days exploring London! My birdie invited me to come to school with her and I enjoyed meeting her professors and the author and activist Bidisha. It was great to see passionate minds at work and I was thankful to be invited. I then went […]

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Running in London

My first evening in London was full of catching up with birdie and meeting her flat mates, three smart, driven, intelligent young women! It takes a special spirit to leave your family and friends and spend a semester in a foreign country. They were incredible and I was pleased that I was allowed to share […]

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Reunited in London

Finally, I had arrived in London and was reunited with my birdie! I happily handed over the heaviest suitcase and we took off for the flat and to get lunch. Guess who was surprised at the weight of the luggage? HA! London was bright, sunny and warm which surprised me. We power walked to the […]

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