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About savannahverity

"It's a dangerous business, Frodo, going out of your door," he used to say. "You step into the Road, and if you don't keep your feet, there is no knowing where you might be swept off to." ~ The Fellowship of the Ring

The End

9 months later, and I landed safe and sound in Nashville to a very excited, tearful family with a video recorder several hours later than expected. On May 31, I woke up at 4:30am (10:30pm the night before in Nashville), … Continue reading

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May 21-30: The final countdown

May 21st was a Tuesday, and in the morning while Mike took his last exam, Andrea and I went to the Meadows to enjoy the sunshine and catch up. The trees are finally in bloom, the sun is out, and … Continue reading

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May 3- May 20

Phew, it’s been a while! But exams are finally over, and I now have time to give a lil update on what’s been happening here on exchange in Edinburgh 🙂 A good deal of the past couple weeks was dedicated … Continue reading

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New Foods

For those of you who know me at all, you know I’m a pretty picky eater. So I’ve compiled a list of the foods that I’ve started eating since coming to Edinburgh. I’ve probably forgotten a few, but here goes: … Continue reading

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Revision Week

Well, ladies and gentlemen, it’s exam season here at the University of Edinburgh. I tried to ignore this as much as possible after getting home from Italy, and spent the next day going through pictures, catching up with flatmates, and … Continue reading

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Italy

Night One: Pisa As with Croatia, we didn’t plan anything in Italy- hostels, cities, activities- we just showed up like proper backpackers and made our way as we saw fit, and it could not have worked out better. We had … Continue reading

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A Day in Liverpool, England

On the morning of the 15th of April, we woke up early, said goodbye to Caroline who wasn’t joining us for the rest of the journey, then got on a plane for Liverpool. Our first stop was to find a … Continue reading

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