During my short time in Spain, there were many places I did not get to visit, but I loved Girona so much I went there twice. As a Game of Thrones enthusiasts, trips there were pilgrimages to retrace the sacred steps and revisit some favorite scenes. Instead of paying an unreasonable amount of money to […]
When you taste their bread, it doesn’t matter how Catalan or Spanish you feel—all it matters, is that they make damn good bread and you can’t say no to it.
Following the conclusion of my Summer term Aboriginal Sydney class, my dad flew out to visit and we fulfilled our lifelong dream of visiting the Great Barrier Reef. As lifelong fishermen in Connecticut, we have always dreamed of the sea diversity that can be found at the Great Barrier Reef. My dad and I took […]
When I told my Chilean host mom from this fall that I was going to study abroad in Kathmandu, Nepal in the spring, I was met with curiosity and excitement “Where is that? Near China?” she asked. “What do they eat there? What do they speak there? Are they Catholic? You have to send pictures.” […]
Applying to and preparing for my upcoming semester at the University of Bologna in Italy felt like a class of its own. After the applications, the language test, the pre-approval, the final approval, the Visa process, and the pre-departure paperwork, I finally found myself at home over winter break with two weeks to go. I […]