🐀 Easter in Edinburgh 🐀

🐀 Easter in Edinburgh 🐀

Ah! Edinburgh…It has two parts – one a historic old city withβ€―beautiful medieval architecture, and another a new city with stylish modernity. 

What fascinated me the most was the β€œmile” that stretches from the Edinburgh Castle all the way down to Holyroodhouse Palace. The Royal Mile, with cobblestone streets and historic old stone buildings.β€―In between are tons of shops, restaurants, pubs, museums and attractions, like Camera Obscura, which is good for killing a couple of hours (especially if it’s raining), the Scotch Whiskey Heritage Center and Parliament buildings.β€―I was surprised to learn that the Edinburgh castle that’s perched atop Castle Rock, soaring above the old town is built on an extinct volcano. 

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🌏 International Student Applications 🌏

🌏 International Student Applications 🌏

As many of you know, I am an international student from India, studying BSc Marine Biology. As my family and I have been moving back and forth from India to the UK, I ended up finishing my GSCEs/secondary school in the UK. This made my international visa application process easier, so my experience may not be representative of the average experience. Nevertheless, I will share my experiences and relevant hurdles when applying to international universities.  

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