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  • There are things a person learns when they find them self in a wheelchair.  For instance, how water fountains are never user-friendly, and how to adjust to being eye-level with something no one wants to see. However; in most cases, people in chairs have to learn how to travel. Whether it be...

    Tags: Pacific
  • “ Hazme un favor y vaya al Alto de Tabor.” I foolishly accepted the task before even knowing what I was getting into. However, it was my mother’s wish, and whatever she wanted, I would fulfill, as I had three weeks to do what she hadn’t in twenty years. I was thousands of miles away from home...

  •               Last summer, I went to Lima, Peru, a beautiful city with not so beautiful slums. I stayed at the El Pueblo resort, a beautiful resort with lush, green grass and beautiful pools. Right outside the gate of this beautiful place is a completely different world. Outside my little world of...

    Tags: Europe
  • The sun lingers behind the foggy mountains. On an uneven hill and with makeshift goal posts, my companions and I showed the Nicaraguans how to play soccer. It was Los Blancos versus Los Colores. “OYEOYEOYEOYEOYE!” I shouted when my teammate Jessie scored the winning goal for Los Colores! It was...

  •   Unlike many teenagers, I had only seen the ocean once. So, when my friend offered to take me on a vacation to Florida, my answer was of course, yes. Along with an all expense paid vacation to Florida, my friend told me we would be going to Disney, and also Universal Studios. I had always...

  • Welcome to Michigan. Here, in this beautiful state, you can find many adventures. Perhaps you will take a trip up to the sleeping bear dunes on Lake Michigan,and hear the stories of how she was create. Or maybe you're seeking thrills at Michigan adventures, where there's two parks for the price of...

    Tags: Exploring, USA
  •      It was 7:15 on an April morning. I looked out the window of our airplane and saw the beautiful scenery that lay below us. I knew in a few minutes we would be landing in one of the most humid, tropical parts of the United States, Orlando, Florida. When we stepped into the jetway I felt my...

  •   During the summer of 2012, I took a trip to Greece and Rome with EF Tours with a group of students from my school. Rome is beautiful in the summertime. It is literally an eternal city. Every day is a step in someone else’s footsteps. Julius Caesar, Socrates, Plato, and even Michelangelo...

    Tags: Europe
  • As my parents, two brothers and I got off the plane, we immediately sensed we were in for a culture shock unlike any other . The bustling airport of Zurich welcomed us with a brouhaha of different languages, and as we tried to make sense out of the signs posted haphazardly around the terminal we...

    Tags: Europe
  •  I was asked to follow on a three day tour. I've never really gone on something exciting in my whole life; family trips, going an hour away for a show is maybe the furthest I have done with just friends. We were going from Saint Petersburg, Florida through Jacksonville into Orlando and so one....

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