Lista de Deseos: San Antonio

27/2/2020 The first thing I crossed off my bucket list was visiting San Antonio. San Antonio is a port town on the east coast of Chile, about 1 1/2 hours away from Santiago city. I wanted to visit San Antonio mainly to visit my exchange friends there (shoutout to Lachlan, Safi, Sophie and Mila!), but… Read more »

Bucket List / Lista de Deseos

Hi Everyone! Hola Todos! Desplácese hacia abajo para la traduccion al español. English I’ve decided to make a bucket list of things I want to aspire to achieve this year. It’s a mix of places I want to visit, experiences I want to have and personal goals as well. I’m not sure if I can… Read more »


Hi everyone! After a long period of amazing holidays, I have (un?)fortunately started school! It’s been just about a week so far, so everything is still a little new. I go to Colegio Mayor Peñalolen, a private school in Peñalolen, pretty close to where I live. I’m in the Australian year 11 equivalent; Tercero Medio…. Read more »


Hey everyone, I’ve had a lot of questions from friends and family asking about what type of food I’ve eaten here, and what some of the differences and similarities are between the food in Australia and the food in Belgium (to those who didn’t know I have two nationalities, and want to know more about… Read more »

Vamos a Lican Ray!

Vamos a Lican Ray! This summer I’m lucky enough to have a total of 2 1/2 months of vacation, as school ends half way through December in Australia, and school in Chile doesn’t start until March (yay me!). As a vacation this summer, my host family decided to head down to the south of Chile… Read more »

Mis primeros días en Chile!

Hola a todos! I’m currently in bed in Chile writing this and thinking about how Chile was definitely a great pick for me because it’s very normal to sleep in until about 9 or 10, and that custom suits my lazy teenage self very much. Mañana! Travelling over to Chile was quite the journey. All… Read more »

Preparing for Exchange

Anxiety and excitement are the best words to describe how I’ve been feeling about my exchange over the past few weeks. As I’m writing this, I have a week until I leave for Chile and my whole world changes, and it’s a bit daunting, if I’m being completely honest. Every part I’m nervous about, however,… Read more »