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  • summer

    There was a time when I thought all law enforcements were good. There was a day when I thought they would help me when I was in trouble. There was a time…that I trusted them, but it all changed the day I went to San Diego to chat with my aunt. We were at the backyard sitting on the couch with my...

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    The whole world looks to California as the land of sunshine, surfing and movie stars. I will admit that, as a first time visitor to the "Golden State" and only 15, these were my expectations, but I returned home with a very different experience.        As my youth group pulled out of our church...

  • korea

    My dream of world-travel began several years ago, my first year of high school, when my family opened our home to a foreign exchange student. Before then, I had never been too interested in other cultures and lifestyles, just like most teenage kids, but that all changed soon after. I had dreamed of...

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  • elsalv2

    This is just like India,” I said to one of my fellow students as we waited for our bus. Wild dogs scampered in the streets while drowsy cats slept draped over rundown steps.  The realization that you are entering a new, destitute world where people live very different lives than your own dawns...

  • SPRING BREAK!!!!!!!!!!! 745

         During my last high school spring break, I took a trip to Spain and England to celebrate my high school graduation and eighteenth birthday. My parents, aunt, grandma, cousin, and I took a flight on Iberia Airlines to the airport in Madrid, Spain. We left LAX ( Los Angeles Airport) and...

  • Imagination2

         After several hours of researching cruise lines, I decided on a four day cruise through the Western Caribbean. The thought of a cruise sparked excitement through me. Many of my friends had taken cruises before, and now it was my turn to experience the luxury that cruises boast about. It was my...

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    Walking into the Memorial Peace Park in Hiroshima, Japan I fully expected my classmates and I to get dirty looks we were in fact Americans and our relatives may have helped in the development of the atomic bomb, that had destroyed so many Japanese lives. Instead we were greeted with smiles. A group...

  • KeelaatDairyExpo08

    Quarter Finalist 2009 FTF Teen Travel Writing Scholarship When you hear the word vacation you might think of many things. Some might think of a family vacation or a vacation with friends, the ideal vacation is also an open field. When you hear the word vacation you might think of many things....

  • house

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                A personal all-time favorite trip of mine would definitely have to be going to Disney World and Universal Studios in Florida this past September. This trip was very memorable for me because it was one of the last vacations my family had the chance to take with my older sister, Becca....

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