Before moving to Bournemouth, my idea of Christmas was based on movies and books. Indian Christmas is different- a week of holidays, adorable little stars hanging outside every home, and giant Christmas trees in shopping malls. The world in my books and films and the world around me were so far apart, I could have… Read more »
Kamila Bianchi from Brazil studies Computer Animation at BU. In this video she shares her experience spending Christmas in the northern hemisphere for the first time.
Elie Chrabieh from Lebanon studies Investigative Forensic Psychology at BU. Before going home for the holidays, he went to town to take in the Christmas atmosphere in Bournemouth.
Diana Pelino from Italy studies Computer Animation at BU. In this video she describes her Christmas experience in Bournemouth.
I am Milla Rasanen from Sweden studying MSc Clinical and Developmental Neuropsychology. Spending Christmas abroad can seem a bit scary at first, especially if it’s your first time being away from your family at Christmas time. Fortunately, I have experienced Christmas abroad before, so I know what I’m in for. I’m here to share my… Read more »
My name is Charlotte Tuohy from the USA and I am studying MSc Tourism Management and Marketing. Its Christmas time here in Bournemouth and it is a great place to be during this festive time of year! I love the time leading up to Christmas, so I have tried to take advantage of as many… Read more »
I am Bruna Tolomeli from Brazil studying the MA Post Production Editing. Every year I spend Christmas with my family in Rio de Janeiro since it is a very important celebration in Brazil. In December, unlike in the UK, the weather in Rio is very warm. We go to the beach, have cold beverages, and… Read more »
So, how does BU celebrate Christmas with its students? On 8 December 2016, around 20 students from the Department of Tourism and Hospitality were gathered together to celebrate Christmas at the Inspire Lecture Theatre in the Fusion Building. There was free traditional Christmas food, like mince pies and apple wassail, for students to enjoy… Read more »