So…. Last I wrote, I was headed off to Australia in April 2016. My post was about the adjustment to post-grad, full-time working life and missing the freedom to roam. In some ways, not much has changed since then. I’m still adjusting to being a real adult and to be honest, I don’t love it … More How I’ve have felt after nearly a year without travel
I have been feeling uncharacteristically emotional and anxious lately. These feelings, I’m sure, are symptoms of stress from exams, lack of sleep, nervousness about my impending graduation and uncertainty about the future. This emotional tempest of late has caused me to be immensely introspective; I’ve thought deeply about who I am, who I want to … More The real reason I travel
“To travel is to discover that everyone is wrong about other countries.” – Aldous Huxley 2013 was the year I fell in love with travel. 2014 was the year I let that love take me all over the world. In the past 365 days since I started this blog, I traveled to three continents, nine countries … More 12 life lessons I learned from a year of travel
I had a long discussion with some friends last night about another friend or ours who is studying abroad in Europe. She traveled to a different country almost every other weekend during her semester and now that her classes are finished, she’s traveling around Europe. We kept asking ourselves, “How is she affording all of … More 5 reasons why I’m grateful to be broke
From Rio to Zurich, I am drawn toward cities with beautiful, colorful architecture and waterfront cityscapes. The following are 15 places on my before-I-turn-30 bucket list, apart from the ones I get to check off my list this summer — Rome, Paris, Barcelona, London and Montecarlo. 1. Prague, Czech Republic 2. Berlin, Germany 3. Amsterdam, Holland 4. Venice, Italy 5. … More Top 15 Destinations on My Travel Bucket List
Okay, I’ll admit it: I’m young, and I’m broke. As a 20-year-old college student, though, what else would you expect? But the thing is, I am dying to travel. I studied abroad in Madrid, Spain last summer, through a program with my school, and the experience undoubtedly changed my life forever. Leaving the States for the … More I’m going to Europe!