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  •              Runners to your mark, set. Go! That was the theme of last year’s 2009 Track and Field trip to the Delmarva Relays in Salisbury, Maryland. It was an intense, event filled, two day excursion that left the team exhausted, fulfilled and knowing more about our teammates than we intended....

  • Dear reader, I was born in Haiti; since 9 years old I always want to know a new country and their culture. My father who worked in a international company Carnival cruise Line was about to make that dream come true for me.When I was 12 years old my daddy fill for a cruise ship vacation in  his...

  •   We visited the zoo in Lusaka with our buddies from Birdland Elementary School during what was one of the most exciting days of the trip. The field trip gave us a chance to bond with the younger kids and sincerely get to know them. Among some of the animals we saw were lions, zebras,...

  •   During my life, I have traveled many places including Colorado, North and South Dakota, Montana, and Missouri. But it is a trip to Florida and the Bahamas that stands out most of all.  I have always had a close family, but this was out first trip all together.  We had made plans to go to Disney...

  • In my travels to Spain this summer the idea of "family time" has been redefined. A major part of this realization had to do with the challenge our tour guide gave us at the beginning of our trip. Her challenge was for us to become a traveling anthropologist that studied the people as we traveled...

  •   During my mission trip to Argentina with First Baptist Church of Jacksonville (which took place June 21-29), I learned many things. Such as...: The words "sleep" and "airplane" should never be used in the same sentence. I stayed up all eight hours of the flight from Miami to Buenos Aires,...

  • During the summer of 2009, just before my fourteenth birthday, I traveled to New Orleans, Louisiana with my pastor, a fellow church member, and several teens and pastors from local churches for a Christian teen gathering known as “Jesus, Justice, Jazz”. Over 37,000 church members from around the...

  • It was my first flight by myself, though it was a quick, painless one, only a short puddle hop, from the Los Angeles to San Jose airport. From there we would go to Stanford University, I was traveling to attend a law and trial conference that was being held there. For these 10 days, we would live...

  • Has it hit you yet? No, I just can’t make myself believe it. I really went there? Well believe it or not, I was. Those sought after sightseeing destinations England, France, and Rome.  I traveled to. It didn’t really hit me that I was actually there. We arrived at Heathrow early in the morning...

  • When people think of San Antonio they think cowboys, ranchers, or just plainly people who are stuck in the mid west.What if I told you it was so much more than that. This magnificent city holds more history and variety of cultures than any other city in the Unites States.  San Antonio started...

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