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Charlotte Pitts


Expat Depression: What it is and what you can do about it

By Charlotte Pitts / September 23, 2021

With living abroad comes many challenges: homesickness, broken support networks and not to mention getting used to a new way of life and environment simultaneously. Expats are in a very unique situation in which they are faced with an experience of a lifetime, learning about a new culture and beginning a path of personal growth, […]


5 Ways To Know That You’re Ready For A Pet

By Charlotte Pitts / September 16, 2021

More and more pets around the world are finding themselves without homes as a result of us leaving lockdown and steadily returning back to normality. Families and individuals did not consider that when we eventually eased out of restrictions, headed back to work and could reintegrate into society, pets would still be a commitment they […]


5 Reasons Why You Should Visit Liverpool

By Charlotte Pitts / September 15, 2021

Known for its memorable  (or not-so-memorable!) nights on the town and its multicultural diversity, but better known for its football clubs and music history, Liverpool is a vibrant UK city begging to be explored. Liverpool has long had connections with the rest of the world; its longstanding relationships with Ireland being one, as the ferry […]


Dealing With Anxiety After Moving Abroad

By Charlotte Pitts / September 11, 2021

How exciting! A fresh start, setting off on a new adventure and the next stage of your life. But wait, you’ve left your friends and family behind, you’re adapting to a new language and a new culture entirely. Everything you’ve known your whole life has changed, and you now have to get used to your […]


How To Be Successful At University

By Charlotte Pitts / September 11, 2021

It’s that time again – the academic year is starting. If you’re a returning student, that means it’s back to the grind. Prepare for those sleepless nights spent finishing that essay that’s due at 9am, those caffeine-fuelled all-nighters spent studying for exams and the painful regrets as you wake up the next morning having had […]


Touring Around Tokyo: The Capital of the Land of the Rising Sun

By Charlotte Pitts / September 7, 2021

Out of all of the countries that I’ve had the pleasure of knowing, loving and – luckily enough – visiting, Japan is by far the most enticing, multi-faceted and exciting cultural masterpiece I have ever known. Having spent nearly three weeks touring around the main island of Honshu, I have seen and experienced many a […]


How to Make the Most of the Last of Your Summer

By Charlotte Pitts / September 1, 2021

And just like that, summer’s over…but not quite. August may have ended, but the summer season has yet to wither away and turn into the milder autumn and winter months. Even I’m surprised to say that over here in England recently we’ve been experiencing some spells of blistering heat, which has really left me reminiscing […]

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