Category Student Life

Life and work at Ritz Carlton

Hello everyone! As I told you in my last blog, I worked in laundry for two weeks and have now been working as supervisor for a couple of weeks as well. First off, I have to admit that my time in the laundry was far more interesting than I had originally expected it to be. Fearing that I would have to iron shirts all day long, I was rather skeptical

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There’s something you expect from a luxury resort

Normally, there’s something you expect from a luxury resort; beautiful pools, crystal clear lagoons, white sandy beaches, a choice of fine dining and exquisite detail… Isn’t that right? Well everyone, how would you feel living and working in one of the world’s most beautiful and luxurious tropical island resort? How would you like being in the lap of luxury when you’re thousands of miles away from anywhere else? Have you

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On my way to Glion…

Friday: I left my house Friday afternoon after a nice lunch, as soon as I put all my suitcases in the car. It was a sunny day and I had around 3 hours of driving ahead to arrive in Montreux. Later that afternoon, I checked in at the Swiss Majestic Hotel in Montreux, which is a lovely hotel with a beautiful view of Lake Geneva, a very friendly staff, great

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Greetings from Ireland

Dia duit from Ireland! I hope everyone who was so lucky as to have a summer vacation or holiday, had a great and relaxing one! Personally, I only had five days at home (not to complain, as five days are by far better than no time at all) before I embarked on the plane and then on to the next step of my journey to Ireland. Sitting in the plane,

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Craft Based Learning – Part 2 Kitchen

Hello Everyone, Here I am to share my second part of craft-based learning experiences with you. The second week was unexpectedly my favorite one so far. As those of you who might read my blog frequently already know, I was quite uncertain of what to expect from working in the kitchen. I had the clichéd image of yelling chefs in the back of my head, but it turned out to

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