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  •           San Blas, Nayarit, Mexico is a place that I have visited and identified with for many years now. It is beautiful and intriguing in so many ways and I recommend everyone visit this amazing place. It is merely a town like no other. Once a person enters, the humidity and climate is first...

  •   World Witness leaders told me that the humanitarian trip to Costa Rica would be a great experience, a time to teach, and most importantly a time to give to those who could give me nothing in return.  We were going to build a school, and experience a completely different country and culture. After...

  • In 2007, my mom and I took a trip to Paris, France as part of a performance tour with the string performance group I was in. The group was known as the Vivaldi Strings and I played violin in this group. Throughout our time in Paris, we played several concerts and visited the numerous exotic...

  • "Wow, that looks like a scene from Under the Tuscan Sun!" I heard a teenage girl shriek. I was sleeping, although doing so quite unsuccessfully. I turned around in my seat to look out the giant window of our bus to see the most gorgeous sight my young eyes had ever seen: the Amalfi Coast of Italy....

    Tags: Europe
  • Smiling at the flight attendant as she glanced at my passport and directed me to my seat, I thought about the week ahead and the experiences I was about to have. Glancing at my watch, I realized that I hadn’t eaten since six the night before. While my mind wondered to the uncertainty of the days...

    Tags: Caribbean
  • Normal 0 false false false MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 st1\:*{behavior:url(#ieooui) } /*-->*/ Once in a blue moon, a lucky individual gets to capture that life-changing voyage through a strange, mystical land: elephants, saris, pungent food, jingling dancers, sweaty people, hoards of...

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  •               Tennessee, the state of rolling hills, clusters of beautiful trees, and humid hot weather! This is the state I recently traveled to and absolutely loved it! I got the luxury of attending the 2010 NICE (National Institute of Cooperative Education) Conference in Knoxville, Tennessee for...

  •                “Go Faster Cadet!” I felt my heart busting through my chest bone. Sweat stained my shirt and underarms. Invisible needles penetrated my ribs. A stinging twinge exploded through my calves. I felt unimaginable pain but I, a lazy, computer nerd, just kept running. Stopping would only...

  •                 Having lived overseas for the majority of my life, I’ve travelled extensively, to incredibly diverse regions of the world. And yet, no matter where we’ve been, there remains a common thread beyond great memories and ‘interesting’ food: my mother’s love and unwavering dedication to...

    Tags: Europe

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