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Author: Brielle DePugh

Tags : FTF Scholarships, North America, Road Trip, Students, Teens, USA

Wide Open Spaces with My Lifelong Best Friend; My Mom

Finalist 2010 FTF Young Travel Writers Scholarship
The greatest trip of anyone's life is the day they were born. The problem is that most of us do not remember.
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Author: Barbara Toperzer

Tags : Asia, City Break, FTF Scholarships, Japan, Museums & Culture, Students, Teens

Sugoi desu ne! Student Travels in Tokyo

Finalist 2010 FTF Young Travel Writers Scholarship

Tokyo is a city of contradictions and contrasts; a delicate balance between ancient and modern, native and global, traditional and subversive. I've never encountered a city like it in all my travels, and my stay there changed me more as a person than any other place I've visited.

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Author: Brittany Irvine

Tags : Central America, FTF Scholarships, Students, Teens, Volunteer

Immersion into the Mountains of Antigua, Guatemala

Finalist 2010 FTF Young Travel Writers Scholarship

 As I continue my pursuit toward a doctoral degree in Clinical Psychology, I often find myself tempted to try and pinpoint the source of my desire to help others in times of psychological crisis.

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Author: Chelsea Froning

Tags : FTF Scholarships, Michigan, North America, Students, Teens, USA

Ceade Mile Failte

Finalist 2010 FTF Young Travel Writers Scholarship

I sat in the bow of an old, slightly rusty looking aluminum fishing boat, perched precariously on the edge of the seat so that I didn’t fall through the rotting wooden bench.

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Author: Anoush Shirzadegan

Tags : Europe, FTF Scholarships, Germany, Students, Teens

Flying Solo with Picture

Finalist 2010 FTF Young Travel Writers Scholarship

I jammed a piece of gum into my mouth, chewing furiously.  I heard the sound of my ears pop over the roar of the engine.

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Author: Casey Woodworth

Tags : FTF Scholarships, Hiking, North America, Oregon, Students, Teens, USA

Multnomah Falls, Oregon

Finalist 2010 FTF Young Travel Writers Scholarship

            My friend Addy is studying forensic science in Scotland this year. Her Facebook status frequently updates us on her spontaneous weekend travels across Europe.

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Author: Jessica Brooks

Tags : City Break, FTF Scholarships, New York, New York City, North America, Students, Teens, USA

Train Tales

Finalist 2010 FTF Young Travel Writers Scholarship

If a person never took the time to appreciate their life then a New York City cab driver will change that in an instant. Before my friend and I could even securely fasten our seatbelts the cab driver had dashed into traffic and left all caution at the curb of LaGuardia Airport.

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Author: Esha Chhabra

Tags : Asia, FTF Scholarships, India, Students, Teens, Volunteer

Medicine, Philanthropy, Perseverance, and Beauty

Finalist 2010 FTF Young Travel Writers Scholarship

Traveling is exciting, regardless of where you're destined.  And doing it solo is even better.

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Author: Martin Ceisel

Tags : City Break, Europe, FTF Scholarships, Germany, Museums & Culture, Students, Teens

Berlin

Finalist 2010 FTF Young Travel Writers Scholarship

 During my time in Europe I have been blessed with a wealth of incredible experiences.  There has been no city that I have visited that has made me more aware of this - or more grateful - than Berlin.

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Author: J Cogar

Tags : Asia, China, FTF Scholarships, Students, Teens

Southbound Train Leaving Beijing

Finalist 2010 FTF Young Travel Writers Scholarship

48 hours in a sleeper car is a very.  long.

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