Students

  • My ears perked up at hearing a shrill sound.  I glanced up to see a red-faced security guard blowing a whistle and waving his arms wildly in my direction, yelling in rapid Spanish.  I got the feeling that I should probably not be inching closer to take pictures of the llamas and alpacas that were...

    Tags: Caribbean
  •  When you are twelve you are usually day-dreaming about boy bands or what high school will be like. But not me, I was hoping my parents would send me to my favorite place in the world, England. I had spent a lot of time there already visiting family and going sightseeing, but it wasn’t enough for...

    Tags: England, Europe
  • My name is Kaitlan Tatro. I am a 17 years-old and I live in a small town in California who loves to travel. One of my favorite trips was when I took a trip to Rome and the Mediterranean with my family. We went to the bustling cities of Rome and Athens where the cities were dirty, like most are....

    Tags: Africa, Europe
  • So you’re visiting your family in Southern Nevada for a couple weeks this summer, or just road tripping through, and you want to jam pack your trip not with slot machines and overpriced Celine Dion tickets, but with shade, outdoor adventure, and mountain air. Here are some ideas for your trip...

  •    South Glens Falls, New York is a wonderful vacation choice! There are so many different things to do and places to go that it's crazy! In fact, South Glens Falls is located in upstate New York right along the Hudson River and gives you enough space so that your aren't that close to the city or...

  •     In 2009, I took an eleven day trip to six cities in three European countries. On June 30th, we arrived in Barcelona, Spain. We stayed in Hotel Tryp Apolo. First we went to Las Ramblas where they sold everything from ice cream to jewelry and had an open air market that sold candy and fresh fruit...

  • Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE MicrosoftInternetExplorer4    /*-->*/ /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:"Table Normal"; mso-tstyle-rowband-size:0; mso-tstyle-colband-size:0; mso-style-noshow:yes; mso-style-priority:99; mso-style-qformat:yes; mso-style-...

    Tags: Caribbean
  • Every summer since I was seven, my dad has taken me on a baseball trip. We visit a couple different stadiums around the country each year. Not only do we see a game in each city; we also experience that particular city's culture and local attractions. My favorite and most inspiring trip was in 2008...

  • I'm falling fast.  I can feel myself accelerating as my equipment rides up into uncomfortable areas. But, I don’t care. I glance upwards to see the aircraft I was on just seconds before, rapidly decreasing in size. Turning around, I can easily make out the incredible palm tree-shaped island...

    Tags: Africa
  • On an oppressively hot day in mid-July, armed with hundreds of hastily assembled ham sandwiches and bundles of clothes, I climbed on a bus and rode with thirty other students through the dusty switchbacks of Juan Dolio. In forty-five minutes we’d pitched ourselves from the lofty suites of Los...

Pages