Chinese Student’s Guide to Ireland

Chinese student at University of Limerick, Ireland, shares her insights into life in UL and Ireland, such as how to properly respond to ‘How are you?’

Alternative Eats: Limerick

Lindsay Nygren is a PhD student at University of Limerick. Check out her survival guide to eating out in Limerick City with dietary restrictions!  I’ve been in Ireland long enough now to know that sometimes it can be hard to find places to eat a decent meal, or even buying groceries, if you have certain dietary…

The Old Fire Station: Limerick’s Newest Vegan Friendly Café

Foodies of Limerick – check out this review of the brand new Limerick vegetarian/vegan restaurant by UL international student, Angie Wiesgal! Check out her Vegetarian and Vegan Guide to Limerick while you’re at it.  The wait is finally over! A new vegetarian restaurant is here in Limerick. It’s called The Old Fire Station and it…

Top 10 Hidden Ruins in Ireland

  Evelyn Oliveira is a graduate of the University of Limerick, from Brazil, and her passion for Irish history has led her to visit over 80 ruins so far – here are her top 10! If you’ve been to Ireland, you’ll know that there are countless things to see and do. From the beautiful green landscape…

Top Tips for Vietnamese Students in Ireland

Vu Dinh is a Vietnamese student studying MSc International Management and Global Business at the University of Limerick. This is her story of studying in Ireland.  Why I chose Ireland and UL I originally thought about studying abroad in Australia but after doing some research online I found out about Ireland and the University of Limerick….

Lindsay Nygren, USA: Why I Chose UL for my Master’s

Lindsay Nygren, University of Limerick alumn from Arizona, USA, shares why she chose Ireland & UL, and where her Master’s course has taken her.   Why Ireland? After deciding to pursue a master’s degree the next decision was where. At first I was only looking at schools in the US, but with steep tuition and…

12 Nifty Tips to Guarantee Smooth Sailing Abroad: Part 1

  Study Abroad Alumni Ambassador for the University of Limerick, Carrie Burns, shares her PART 1 of her tips for future students. Apply now for the Fall semester. They say hindsight is 20/20. As a UL Study Abroad alum I figured it might be nice to share some of this hindsight I rapidly accumulated during…