The one where we went to a Turkish Bath

Our IRP did not end with the final presentation and delivery of our client report. No, Turkey had an additional number of assignments and reflection questions due. Writing about our feelings proved too much, and a few of us escaped to a delightful Turkish Bath for some relaxation. Rewind to the morning. A representative from…

Early Bird Special

The average age in Turkey is 29. The average age in Bodrum (a beautiful city in Turkey), at our lovely beach resort, is 65. When we arrived, it was dusk with a wonderful breeze coming off the water. This was our view as we dined on grilled fresh fish. There was also a live band…

The ‘Best Of’ Brazil

Our trip has finally come to a close, but before I write one last blog post summing everything up, I wanted to sum up the best moments of our Brazil trip… in photos.  So, presenting to you, the ‘Best of’ Brazil! Best Workout Sesh Best Hat Coolest Sandcastle “I built that” Cheesiest Pose Alex would…

Game Day

On Thursday May 19th, the day came when we presented our conclusive findings via formal PowerPoint presentation to our respective clients, professor Helm, representatives from the Swedish Chamber of Commerce. The venue was also very special because the event took place in a fancy, dated conference room of an 18th century hotel. Apparently, just next…

To Montenegro

You can take the recent lack of posts as a sign that I’ve been having fun. Or, at least, that I’ve been busy. Since our last chat, I’ve finished my IRP, left Serbia, and experienced Bill Clinton. Let’s move backwards… Rachel and I are in Budva, Montenegro, playing Texas Hold’em with Vesper Lynd taking a…

Viking Village

Sunday was indeed a fun day. We went to visit a place called AH Frösåkers Brygga. This is basically an almost exact replication of a viking village. It was fantastic. The people there were pretty much living in viking times, wearing their same clothes, cooking with the same equipment used back then and…you get the…