Surrey meets the UAE

An insight into life at Surrey from current students from the UAE

Bournemouth. Welcome Back Week

Welcome back everyone. So the sun is coming out usually on odd days now, but could be used to plan a day at the beach with friends at Bouremouth. I visited it last weekend, was surprised by the pleasant views and great environment around. All around Bournemouth there are signs of spring! From crocuses in our […]

Things to do around Guildford

1) Visit Stoke Park Home of the Surrey County Show, Stoke Park is an award winning 52-hectare park consisting of sports facilities, gardens, woodland and leisure facilities. Stoke Park Gardens is the place for families to spend time together. It offers a large paddling pool for younger children, fun mini golf for all ages, model […]

Restaurants Part 2.

Jimmy’s Restaurant Self-serve Indian, Chinese, Mexican and Italian dishes in a huge space decorated in ethnic art. Located in: The O2 Address: The O2, Millennium Way, Greenwich SE10 0DX Hours:  Open ⋅ Closes 4PM ⋅ Reopens 5PM Phone: 020 8465 5511 A good place to hang out as well, a Dj playing both Indian and English music, nice paintings […]


Hi there! I’m Edeline, a Biomedical Science final year, also hailing from Dubai, UAE. I’ve been at Surrey since 2014 which means I have a lot of insight to share with you (or so one should hope!). Let’s talk about how I got here: I looked at rankings, forums, pros and cons, pictures, virtual tours of […]