• Europe,  Semester at Sea,  Travel

    Lulu Meets London, UK

    After 12 hours of catching flights and layovers, I’ve landed in London … And I’ve never felt more alone. It hit me all of a sudden. I’m in a foreign country without my family, friends, or even acquaintances without an international cell phone plan or even WiFi connection. Traveling alone really makes you think about the support system you take for granted back home. My luggage gave me the worst strain in my back. The London Heathrow airport is gigantic, which makes a tiny girl like myself feel even more insignificant. I hadn’t been able to sleep during the flights (the view from above the clouds was much too beautiful – I felt…