Janice Jacob

Janice Rachel Shwetha Jacob

About Janice Rachel Shwetha Jacob

Hey there! I'm Janice from Chennai, India. I'm doing my Masters' in management at LSE. My interests include music, cooking and writing. I can answer Harry Potter trivia like a boss, sing Disney songs without needing to look at the lyrics and make the world's best hot chocolate.

Summer Pop-Up at Regent Street

Now that it’s summer, Regent Street welcomes back its annual event, Summer Streets. This festival takes place on four Sundays across the month of July, August and September (check the website for more info). The traffic is stopped, pedestrianising the entire road from Oxford Circus to Piccadilly Circus, transforming the street into a carnival-like festival with events, experiences, street food […]

A trip to the Mayfield Lavender Farm

My love for curating fun day trips is endless (Cambridge and Cadbury World) and this time, I’m taking you on a floral adventure to the outskirts of London.

In London, gardens and parks are a-plenty! But, where do you go when you want to frolic around in acres and acres of floral beauty? Fields! In Banstead, nestled among trees and quaint houses, […]

My Visit to Cadbury World: A Chocolate Dream

In the outskirts of Birmingham, nestled among pretty buildings and scenic greenery, is a small town called Bournville where the Cadbury family set up operations many years ago. The town now houses ‘Cadbury World’, a chocolatey attraction run by the Cadbury company themselves.

Being somewhat of a chocolate connoisseur and an expert on day trips (haha!), I decided to schedule […]

Debunking LSE Exam Myths

Are you an incoming student at LSE? Or are you getting ready for summer school at LSE? Whatever the case, I’m sure you have some concerns regarding the dreaded ‘LSE Exams’. I must say before I joined and even after I did, I heard so many stories about how LSE Exams are the worst that in my mind I […]

July 24th, 2019|Featured, LSE|0 Comments|

5 must-do’s in Cambridge

Have you ever had those days where you’re tired of the city and want to explore a new place? I went through such a phase on the 4th of June. The place I chose to go? Cambridge!

I went online to check ticket prices. It was £28. However, if I were to control the urge to embark on an adventure […]

Should I accept my LSE offer?

I remember this time last year, I was getting ready to join LSE. I suppose many of you may have already received your offers and some may be waiting. And for some, the decision to accept or decline the offer is easy whereas, for others, it’s not.

This article addresses that. I’ll be going through certain points that may help you […]

June 25th, 2019|Featured, LSE|0 Comments|

My experience at the Hugh Jackman concert

It was 9:00 AM on a Friday morning.

I had set the alarm in advance for this time, not so that I can get to class on time but because I wanted to be ready when the tickets for Hugh Jackman’s concert go on sale. I’m quite musical and to be given the chance to go to such an event […]

Insta-worthy: Covent Garden in Bloom Event.

Been to Covent Garden, lately? Well, get ready to plan a trip soon because you’re not going to want to miss their new event – Covent Garden in Bloom, celebrating spring. This includes elaborate floral displays being put up in front of stores, window displays as well as at many spots all around Covent Garden, like The Piazza and […]

How to handle the ‘LSE Exam Season’ Stress

Seeing as it was Mental Health Awareness week (from 13-19 May 2019), it ironically coincided with LSE Exam Season, I thought it would be useful to list out certain things that have worked for me and that you can try, to handle exam stress efficiently. Note: different people handle stress differently. I encourage you to use my post as […]

The perfect walking tour for a sunny day in London

Are you a student at LSE? Or maybe you’re just visiting London for a short break? Either way, this article is for you.

With summer (and exams) right around the corner, here’s the perfect walking tour to take when you’re ready for a break from the library or just want to get some fresh air. The best time to take […]

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