Smith Goes Global Blog

11 - Unicycle 0

ICL Trip – Chiayi

During my time at NTU I decided to participate in the ICL (International Companion for Learning) program where international students volunteer to teach elementary students from rural areas. In participating in this program I...

Denmark 0

Møns Klint

When planning a beach holiday, Denmark is not one of the first or even the tenth location that pops into a persons head. The weather normally hovers around freezing and no one sees advertising...

Ximending 0

Ximending

Ximending (西門町) is a shopping district located next to the Ximen MRT station. It is filled with a variety of shops and vendors that sells a myriad of different goods, from small accessories and...

0

Would Definitely Recommend to a Friend

Today marks two weeks since I’ve returned from the greatest experience of my life (so far). It’s still hard to believe that my semester is over. I have learned so much from being on...

9 - Tunnel 0

Daan Forest Park

Daan Forest Park (大安森林公園) is located within walking distance of National Taiwan University, next to the Daan Forest Park MRT station, and is filled with beautiful sights and views. Within Daan Forest Park there...

A version of Van Gogh's starry night. 0

Paris & Musee d’Orsay

Paris was a beautiful place. The Eiffel Tower, Arc de Triomphe, and the Louvre. However, my favorite place was the Musee d’Orsay. Growing up loving art, I learned about many artists and artistic movements. One of...

Me and a camel! 0

Moroccan Around

I decided it was time to leave Europe in search of a more exotic place. Where did I end up? Morocco, and what a contrast it was to Europe. I met my friend Courtney...

Colosseum 0

Roming Around

During the last week of my study abroad experience, I decided to become a tourist in my own city. Over the course of the week, I went out to explore the major landmarks in the...

8 - Buono Bella food 0

Hsinchu

During my trip to Hsinchu (新竹), I visited Buono Bella and National Chiao Tung University (國立交通大學). Hsinchu is located in the northwestern part of Taiwan and is about a two hour train ride from...

13076962_10209171909485275_5578685656606828460_n 0

How the Heck Did I End Up In Croatia?

If you had told me a year ago I would have spent a weekend in Split, Croatia I would have told you that you were out of your mind! What even is in Croatia?...