Washington DC: The Complete Guide To The City

Washington DC I was fortunate enough to be able to spend a summer in Washington DC.  Living here for the summer gave me the opportunity to really learn to love this amazing city.  I was a political science major in college, and I truly loved being immersed in the political climate of the city.  Plus, happy…

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Interlaken: Night Sledding and Paragliding

 Night Sledding and Paragliding in Interlaken, Switzerland If you are looking to travel somewhere that is slightly more obscure than say London, Paris, Rome, etc. but still worthy of a true European experience, go to Switzerland.  It is beautiful, serene, and picturesque.  Those words all basically mean the same thing…but I’m really trying to get…

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Accommodations: Hostels, Hotels, or Airbnb’s?

How to Choose and Book Hostel, Hotel, and Airbnb Accommodations How do you decide between hostels, hotels, or Airbnb accommodations when traveling? There really isn’t a right answer, more of a personal preference; so, I will give you mine. If I am traveling solo, I undoubtedly choose a hostel which affords me the opportunity to…

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Hvar, Croatia: Stranded While Renting A Boat

Stranded In The Ocean While Renting a Boat in Hvar Island, Croatia This boat rental excursion all started out with what my boyfriend and I thought would be a great activity for the day.  I had heard from many people who have previously been to Hvar, Croatia how incredible it was to rent a boat…

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Shopping for Souvenirs in Barcelona

Shopping for Souvenirs in Barcelona: Tips for Anxious Gift Givers One of the biggest anxieties I have in life is buying gifts for people and shockingly, even receiving gifts myself.  That might sound ridiculous…sad to say, it is the truth.  I can usually get away without buying souvenirs for my family; however, this past trip…

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A Guide to the Best Harry Potter Sights in London

Harry Potter Mania in London There are so many incredible things to see and do in London.  Personally, however, a trip to London is not complete without partaking in some activities having to do with every millennial’s favorite childhood story.  There are plenty of guided theme Harry Potter tours, but I prefer to venture out…

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Find Your Niche Studying Abroad: Catalan Choir

Find Your Niche While Studying Abroad: I Joined my College’s Catalan Choir I am currently thinking back to that last week at home before your first time studying abroad, amidst the Target runs for toiletries, makeup, and over the counter medications.  Just like any significant change, you daydream about the gorgeous European apartment your perfect…

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