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I think I’ll never be able to forget my trip to New York city. I’ve been trying to for the past three years with no luck, but the trip had its pleasurable advantages. I remember first arriving there at the airport, and soon getting in a cab to find 11nthstreet. Oh, that was a nightmare. We went...Tags:
Have you ever wished for the perfect summer vacation? One filled with magical kingdoms and endless possibilities. I had such a dream and this is my tale that I share with you now. So Sit back and relax and journey with me to the land of make believe. Let your mind escape to a place where cute...Tags:
Two summers ago I thought I was going on the trip of a lifetime, little did I know that everything is not what it seems. I feel like it was yesterday that I embarked on this unforgettable European trip with my classmates, including my best friend, Kat. I recall standing anxiously inside the airport...Tags:
I sat as first chair in the Honors Band, ready to play an unbelievably difficult saxophone solo. Well, that’s what I visualized in my head at least, but things didn’t turn out exactly that way. I traveled to Flagstaff, Arizona for a second summer at the Curry Music Camp, housed at NAU (Northern...Tags:
Upon bringing visitors to Westminster Colorado the first thing I show them is the view from College Hill Library, our castle of reading and workshops. From that hill they can see the sloping and dipping lush fields that stretch out to the mountains, as well as the quaint shops that make up our...Tags:
My best days of vacation were spent in a tropical place near the equator with conditions of unbearable heat. It is out of the country, outside of the United States; in fact, it is located on the continent right below, South America. A whole different culture exists, and thoughts of new ways of...Tags:
Spring Break 2007, my mother booked a house on the gulf in Fort Morgan, Alabama. Although we did not have the money for the trip, she has always been big in making family memories so tries to take us places as time and money allows. This would be the first trip without my father since he had...Tags:
I think it is safe to say that I spent the entire summer traveling - literally by plane, train, and automobile. Despite the comfort of a Southwest Airlines plane, the surprising spaciousness of an Amtrak train, the (sometimes) closed coziness of an AC Transit bus, or the familiarity of my family...Tags:
On my trip to India, I experienced much joy and saw the pain of others. A group of teenagers, including myself, and a couple of adults arrived at the Orlando air port before the suns decide to show. We all loaded up into the first plane to go to the John F. Kennedy air port in New York. After some...Tags:
I have family all over the place. This provides me with an opportunity to travel to a lot of different places and gain exposure to different lifestyles. Every year, without question, I’ve ended up at my grandmother’s house in Pittsfield, Massachusetts. It’s a small town with a...Tags: