“Coming to Eire has given me an awesome alternative to study to be impartial…”
Regardless of being far-off from house, Scholar Ambassador Eunice Ting Xuan Lee has tailored to life in Eire and is taking advantage of each second right here!
Hello everybody, my title is Eunice Ting Xuan Lee. I come from the attractive nation of Malaysia. I’m presently a first-year pupil learning Human Vitamin at ATU Sligo. That is my first time being so far-off from house. I used to be anxious to step out of my consolation zone initially. Nevertheless, I really feel that I can’t quit this golden alternative to review overseas in Eire!
I additionally need to thank a number of Malaysian seniors for serving to me to get lodging right here and welcoming me with Malaysian hospitality after I arrived in Eire! In addition they shared priceless experiences and gave me good advices each time I face issues. They even cooked Malaysian cuisines similar to Nasi Lemak, Char Siew, and Bak Kut Teh after I craved for Malaysian meals. With them round, I really feel house away from house.
Initially, I used to be frightened that language is a barrier earlier than I got here to Eire. Quickly, I noticed that Irish individuals are not solely pleasant, however they’re additionally very useful. They confirmed endurance after I had difficulties understanding their accent and have been even keen to repeat upon my request. Throughout courses, lecturers communicate slowly whereas instructing and all the details are displayed on the PowerPoint. I’m now getting an increasing number of accustomed to the Irish accent, and I’m completely happy that I can communicate higher with the locals now.
Eire presents many stunning landmarks. I used to be amazed by the magnificent view after I first got here to Eire. Strandhill was the primary place I visited in Sligo. The surroundings was breathtaking and I loved the cool breeze on my face after I was strolling by the seashore.
Sligo city can also be a good looking place that’s price visiting too! Discovering Sligo City on the Garavogue River is kind of an expertise, particularly with the extremely stunning view at evening. It’s a pleasure to have this chance to review right here at such a good looking place.
Coming to Eire has given me an awesome alternative to study to be impartial, enhance my English language abilities, expertise a unique tradition, and I purpose to discover the opposite a part of Europe too. It could be difficult to start out a brand new journey abroad. Nevertheless, I feel all of the sacrifices are completely price it. I gained treasured reminiscences and completely different life experiences throughout my brief 3 months keep right here. Selecting to come back to Eire to additional my research has been the very best determination I made in my life thus far. I’m trying ahead very a lot to the approaching 4 years of college life in Eire!
Eunice is doing a BSc (Hons) in Human Vitamin at ATU Sligo.