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  • In October of 2006, my family and I went to Washington D.C. to attend my cousin’s wedding. My brother and I were actually part of the wedding party. I was excited about going; I would miss school and be able to ride in an airplane, neither of which I do often. I did not know then that this trip...

  • I consider myself a 'jeans and t-shirt' kind of girl, but it had always been one of my dreams to visit the Fashion Capital of the World, Paris. Little did I know while I was dreaming big as a little girl, my dream would come true much sooner than I had anticipated. My high school humanities class...

    Tags: Europe
  • Over the summer of 2010 I went on the trip of a lifetime. I spent ten very short days in Europe with people I had gone to school with; they were almost complete strangers to me. I have always been the quiet girl and have kept to myself, over those ten days everything changed. Not only did I make...

    Tags: Europe, Germany
  • It starts with a six hour flight. The whole time on the plane nervously filling in Sudoku squares wondering what it is going to be like. If anyone is going to understand your two years of high school Spanish. What will the weather will be like? Hot no doubt. After six hours on a plane ,with...

  • Have you ever experienced something so incredible and unbelievable that you would wake up every morning, thinking that it was a dream? Have you ever wondered how you were so lucky to be experiencing something so amazing? As a seventeen year old girl, I have been able to experience this surreal...

    Tags: Europe
  • Spring break is a time to get away from the drama of high school. A time to escape the catty girls or rowdy boys and relax for seven peaceful school-free days.  When the opportunity arose to take a school led trip halfway across the world to Greece and Italy, I had my doubts at first, but after...

    Tags: Europe, Exploring
  •      It had been two years since I had been given the opportunity to take a vacation and adrenaline was rushing through my body as I boarded the plane that would take me to the city I had dreamt of for years.      The taxi driver took what must have been the most scenic route possible to our hotel...

  • Day 1 – Tuesday In the beginning, there was no fun in Arkansas. The weather was hot and the heat was unbearable. So a mother and her three children flew to Colorado using United Airlines to visit their uncle in Broomfield. There, they unpacked all of their belongings and slept to recuperate...

  • A vacation I would like to share with you is my voyage to New York City. Not only was I just going to the city that never sleeps for the first time, I was going to be part of the Macys Thanksgiving Day Parade. Growing up I would watch it every Thanksgiving and wish that I could be a part of...

  • During Middle School my Family and I used to vacation on Puerto Rico, now my older sister was eighteen and we desired one last summer of family fun before she started college.  On a June Sunday morning we were on our way to Atlanta, where we would depart to arrive in San Juan, Puerto Rico.  I had a...

    Tags: Caribbean

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