West Highlands

It has been some time since my last update, and a lot has happened. Most excitingly, a friend of my brothers from back home, Josh, visited me in Aberdeen for a couple days. He was on a short trip, exploring parts of Ireland and Scotland. We went to Stonehaven…

Stonehaven

After several weeks, I am comfortable here. And by comfortable, I mean “settled in and at ease,” not “willing to stay longer than I am committed to.” A few quick tidbits on the past 2 weeks of my life: I have had two basketball games (I didn’t have to…

First Week of Classes

Much has happened, little has been processed, most is of no interest to you. So…I will merely list the top five most noteworthy updates. 1. I have met some cool people. My flatmates are all really nice (I have 11). We usually eat dinner, or as they call it,…

Settling In

I’m here, I made it. It is so old, so compact, so worn down, and has so much character. It is incredibly surreal strolling down the cobblestone sidewalks of the “granite city.” I arrived in Aberdeen on Friday (23 Sep 2013), after some stressful delays and a missed flight…

Quickly Approaching

I take flight in 10 days. Wait..what?! Am I ready? No. Am I nervous? A little. Am I packed? Haven’t started. I am beginning to recognize my lack of preparedness. In the next 10 days I must do a lot. Here is my to-do list: Research what types of…

Well hello…

About me: My name is Isaac and I am a 21 year old college student from Indiana. I am traveling to Scotland, to study abroad, for 3 months. I will document, the best I can, my journeys, adventures, and experiences in a brand new place. Purpose of said documentation:…