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Studying Abroad in London: Expectations vs. Reality

Jul 30, 2019 10:13:00 AM / by Camille Campbell

CAPA Summer vlogger and Purdue University student Camille Campbell reflects on her actual experience of studying abroad and interning in London, comparing the city and lifestyle there to her initial expectations of London and it's the culture. She compares food, fashion, attractions, commuting, and safety, touching on her own identity and experience as a black woman in the U.S. vs the U.K. 

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Posted in: London, England, Local Culture, london-vlog

The Ultimate London Bucket List - As Told By CAPA Students & Staff

Jul 16, 2019 10:05:00 AM / by Camille Campbell

Overwhelmed by your options when it comes to what you should make time to check out while studying abroad in London (especially on a student budget)? Well, you're in luck!

CAPA vlogger Camille asks her classmates, faculty, and staff at CAPA London: What is one thing you must do while studying abroad in London? So without further ado, here is a collective list of must-do and must-see things in London as told by locals and study abroad students alike.

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Posted in: London, England, Local Culture, london-vlog

Spooky Stories of a Haunted London

Mar 10, 2019 11:02:00 AM / by Emma Dinnerstein & Kailey McIlwrath

In this video Kailey and Emma spill the tea on some of the most famous hauntings of London from the past 30 years! If you love ghost stories, you're going to love this vlog. 

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Unusual (and Completely Free) Things to Do In London

Feb 26, 2019 11:00:00 AM / by Emma Dinnerstein & Kailey McIlwrath

It this week's vlog, Kailey and Emma wander off the beaten path and get to know a few hidden gems of London. From the unique downtown oasis that is Saint Dunstan's East Church Garden to the world's first dinosaur sculptures in Crystal Palace Park, this video will show you some accessible yet unique spots in London!

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Words of Advice from a Day Trip Stonehenge & Bath

Feb 2, 2019 10:00:00 AM / by Emma Dinnerstein & Kailey McIlwrath

Kailey and Emma reflect on their day trip from London to Stonehedge and Bath in the UK. From a unique recreation of how Stonehenge came to be (a history lesson for the books), to these students tips on how to dress for the weather, this is a vlog you won't regret watching!

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How to Use Public Transit When Studying in London

Jan 24, 2019 11:04:00 AM / by Emma Dinnerstein & Kailey McIlwrath

After a few weeks in London, CAPA Vlogging Duo Emma Dinnerstein and Kailey McIlwrath have tackled the challenge of learning the Tube system in London!

From Oyster cards and tube etiquette, to navigating the zones and using smartphone apps like City-Mapper and Bus Times - watch for this awesome guide on how to use public transportation in London!

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Posted in: London, England, Local Culture, london-vlog

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