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  •  In November of 2008, I experienced the most incredible week of my entire life. I had packed myself a bag, with a pillow and blanket in hand, and set out for a weeklong road trip with five friends from Minnesota. I knew beforehand that living in a dirty, smelly van with six guys in a band for a...

  • Living in Houston, TX comes with tolerance for a certain type of weather. When you venture out the world seemingly changes and for the first time in twelve years I had the chance to experience it from every aspect. I had a rare chance to go from San Francisco, California all the way to Orlando,...

  • My parents gave me the best birthday present I have ever received, for my 16th birthday: a trip to New York. My mom and I went for five days, and it was a life-changing experience. Once there, I finally understood why everyone calls New York a completely different world from the rest of the...

  •    The colorful houses were like a messy box of paints, the sky like watercolors on a soggy canvas, the streets like crumpled paper, with anti-geometric cobblestones. San Miguel was an art studio. Under the threatening clouds, we journeyed toward our home for the week, Antonette’s Hotel/Spa. The...

    Tags: Caribbean
  • Family—noun: a primary social group consisting of parents and their offspring, the principal function of which is provision for its members (World English Dictionary). While there have been many attempts to define it, there are no words to fully communicate the emotional and spiritual...

  • Last winter break my family took a vacation that was completely different from any other we had taken before.  We went to Israel with fifty other people from our synagogue.  By far this was the most interesting travel trip I have ever been on.                 At the beginning of the trip the kids...

    Tags: Africa
  • At sixteen years old, I can’t say I’m an expert traveler.  But I can say that I’ve gone a trip that left an excellent story to tell. It was a week before Thanksgiving, and I was sitting in the Boise Idaho airport with my stepmom waiting for my flight to arrive. I was going to spend the holiday in...

  • Schools out for the summer but that doesn’t mean it’s time to stop learning.  An education doesn’t always present itself in the form of text books, life experience is a valuable tool.  Who would have thought that at the age of sixteen, checking into the Cozy Cone Motel at Disneyland’s California...

  • We took a family vacation from Southern California to Phoenix, Arizona. This Family trip was like no other .It all started when mu Tia was about to graduate from college. We planned a rip to go there to celebrate with her. So it was going to be my mom, my three sisters, my brother and I. Which is...

  • Have you ever had problems at an airport that ended up making you run through the airport in order to catch your flight? Well, I have and so has my mom. In the fall of 2008, my mom and I traveled to Jamaica for a fun and relaxing getaway. The beginning of the trip didn’t go as planned because there...

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