I've been learning to drive since September. So far, I've had 19 lessons and it's going well. But it's not easy.
Last September, I went to Paris to visit some friends. We had a great time, seeing the main sites and going out for dinner.
For the last three months of my year abroad in Seville, I lived in a new flat (in the area of Nervión) with a Spanish boy and two French girls – and we spoke to one another in Spanish.
I know that speaking is an important part of learning a language. But speaking and communicating are two very different things.
Cycling was a big part of my childhood. I cycled all the time; alone, or with friends, it was always a great pastime.
When you go somewhere new, it’s hard to imagine yourself living there permanently. At first, everything is different: You’re in a new place with new people and nobody knows you. It’s terrifying.
“Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs”, “Cinderella” and “The Little Mermaid” are stories we all know and love.
The Triana Bridge in Seville is one of the most romantic parts of the city.
A few weeks ago, while I was home for Easter in Scotland, I went to the cinema with my friends. We were going to see ‘The Hunger Games’, and I was really looking forward to it.
Inline skates (more commonly known as ‘rollerblades’) took the world by storm when they came out in the late 1980s by Rollerblade, and unlike roller skates, these boots on wheels were different; th