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Hiking The Swiss Alps: Vacationing to a New Reality

The sun rises in the east, traveling westward among clusters of wispy clouds. Like a saturated version of a fairytale, the world encompasses a hand painted backdrop of craggy mountains and bouquets...

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A Day in the Life of an Italian

Opening my eyes to Rebecca, my roommate, still asleep, I get up and go upstairs for an espresso. 

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Millennium

As I was running along the River Thames with my classmates to catch our group’s bus I realized that everything...

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Indulging in Deutschland

A connecting flight, a six-hour layover in Newark, an eight-hour flight to Düsseldorf and a train to Bochum, and I am finally met with open arms of my German sister (AKA exchange partner). Excitement...

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The Girl in Stripes

About two weeks ago, I had the privilege of going on my first, actual vacation. We were going on a road trip all the way to the Gulf of Mexico so my grandmother could see the ocean before she died....

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Von-Trapped!

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Campus Touring Tips Learned on a California College Road Trip

The idea of a two week college road trip seemed daunting to me at first, and as the date neared for my family to leave, I became increasingly anxious and apprehensive. The basic idea was to visit five...

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Hello England, I’m Lauren

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Just a Peace of the City

Scorching temperatures, spectacular tree-domed mountaintops, and narrow city streets were just the ribbon of a well-bound summer package. These were wonders of the western Japanese summer of 2013. What...

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Mission Beach, San Diego, California

Home: the place where a person lives. Sorry Webster's Dictionary but I have to...

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