Not to sound cliché or anything, but if there’s one thing for certain it’s that everything changes. It’s easy to see how you are changing as a result of your travels (I wrote an entire post on it) but what you might not realize is that everything back home will continue to change without you. … More Dealing with Change back Home while You’re Abroad
One year can either feel like a split second or a lifetime, but I can’t recall any years that felt like both at the same time. Either way, I cannot believe that one year ago I boarded a plane and left my family and country behind. When I look back at who I was when … More It’s been one year since moving abroad!
In just a few short hours I will be getting on a train with no idea where I’m going or when I’ll be back. I’ve traveled enough at this point that this knowledge no longer terrifies but thrills me. It’s incredibly freeing to not know the details; to have a starting point and just go … More I don’t know when I’ll be back…
I wanted to take a few days after the election to really gather and process my thoughts before putting pen to paper. I am going to try and keep this post as short as I can because although I am feeling many emotions and have many thoughts on the matter, a lot of them have … More The Election from the Perspective of an American Student in Europe
I cannot believe this day is finally here. I have been planning and planning this trip for so long and for it now to finally be here – to be leaving America in just a few hours; it’s unreal. I am so emotional right now. I cannot decide if I am happy or sad; excited … More 3, 2, 1 – Liftoff
I had big plans scheduled for todays post but when it came time to put fingers to the keyboard, I just couldn’t find the right words. The truth is that I’m getting incredibly sentimental. Perhaps you had already gleaned that from my last Food is Good post where I professed my love for McDonalds and other foods … More Two Weeks; My Thoughts
Who doesn’t love food? One of the best parts of traveling is undoubtedly sampling local cuisine. There is a long list of foods I’m looking forward to enjoying again that I just could not find in the US and foods that I will be sad to leave behind because they’re impossible to find or just not the … More Food is Good.
This is my very first blog, and I’ll admit that I was a bit critical of my friends who had them. My former opinion was that there could be nothing more narcissistic or stereotypically “millennial” than to have an entire website dedicated to your own life. Well, obviously those views have changed. While doing research from my upcoming … More So here’s the rundown…