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My mother, grandfather, and I flew to Cuba near the end of June. When we arrived in Havana, our taxi driver took us to the Panorama Hotel located in the Municipio Playa province. We discovered that only the hotel room is air-conditioned, not the entire hotel. Once we had unpacked we went to visit...Tags:
It was December 17, 2004; I peeked out of the cockpit window into the endless ocean of frozen darkness. A wave of disbelief and anxiety rushed over me. Only ten hours ago had I left the United States, the country that I had called home for nine years. Now, I was riding aboard this monster bird that...Tags:
The most memorable trip I have ever taken was my fun filled adventure to the Bahamas. My family and I took a four day cruise to the tropical paradise and I experienced things that I will never forget. As well as being the best experience of my life, the trip taught me something about life that I...Tags:
Most people think that trips abroad are the best way to find true happiness and ultimate discoveries in their travels, but I have learned that trips close to home can be the most rewarding. Those that travel through Kansas see how things move a little slower out here. As a resident of Prairie...Tags:
Urban Love The wind felt like a turbo fan against my face, and my hair was blowing in all directions. From the front of the boat I could see all of San Francisco's Fisherman's Wharf and the ruler straight lines going up the hills that formed the mesmerizing city of San Francisco. The Blue Gold...Tags:
My name is Montéz Jennings and I am affiliated with Planned Parenthood of Maryland. I have been affiliated with Planned Parenthood for three years and I am what is called a Peer Educator. As a Peer Educator, it is my service to educate young adults about the dangers of risky behaviors. I educate...Tags:
After eight hours of sitting in a cramped space we arrived in London. As we crawled through security, I thought of Europe’s promises: meeting my family from different parts of the world, exploring the legends of Scotland, and getting to try fish and chips! The reunion kicked off with a dinner...Tags:
I am the only girl of four brothers; that statement alone is an adventure within its own right www.facebook.com/#!/photo.php. To glorify the setting, we live in an extremly small town. There is not much in Ashford, Alabama: a few stores, a couples of traffic lights, and a railroad crossing or two...Tags:
I always hear people talking about Spring Break trips with their best friends, and suddenly I find that I have befriended a green monster of jealously. Every year I hoped and prayed that I would be the one talking about their Spring Break trip. Well, I finally am! On March 15th, 2010 I would leave...Tags:
Freshman year was no picnic for anyone, lets be honest, your maturity hasn't quite reached its peak and it can be considered, to put it nicely, an awkward phase. However a few days into the start of my summer after that awkward year, I took a trip that would change and mature me forever, I and...Tags: