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I Czeched Out: Flying Out of My World and Into Another

Two words. Air. Sickness.  I had attempted to prepare myself for the 14 hour “adventure”, but there...

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Path of Wind and Simple Days

Our feet, coated in grime and mountain mud, tread a path over the unsteady ground.  The trail we hiked was one of indeterminable quality: it was, in essence, the very perfection of hiking. Only...

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The Day I Opened My Eyes

Travelling lets us explore. It lets us see other parts of the world and how others’ ways of living differ from our own. For me, it was a life-changing experience. I was 15, and straight out of my...

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One Step

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Finding My Sister

This was a trip three years in the making. From the moment we stepped off the plane, the thick, balmy air hit me like a wall of tropical bricks, inducing the hazy, dreamlike feeling that dominated the...

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A Change in Heart

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Light from Broken Windows

My family’s footsteps were quiet on the damp earth. That was fitting; loud noise seemed gaudy here. Even though the broken walls opened straight to the sky, the abbey retained its reverence—noise,...

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Beethoven in Bonn

The rain steadily fell in misty sheets, so that the landscape was partly obscured by a dewy veil. Our train chugged through damp German villages, swaying gently from side to side. The grey horizon showed...

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Adventure Was Waiting

In 8th grade I was that kid who would leave my parents for about 3 days, having had enough freedom and adventure, and come back home as quickly as possible. But that completely changed when my mom convinced...

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How Much Water Do You Need?

My French teacher organized an exchange program with a high school in La Rochelle, France. For the first couple of days, we stayed in Paris. For about a week and a half, we would stay with host families...

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