Farewell London Rooftop Boy

The sun is high in the sky, and it has just hit noon on Friday afternoon. I'm sitting on the rooftop of the hostel's building in Wicker Park. London boy finally came back from a party he went to the night before. "You should keep a blog for your summer," he says. "I already have … Continue reading Farewell London Rooftop Boy

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Two Irish Lads And Me

Hello, blogger world! It sure has been a while since I've written. Currently, I am sitting inside IHSP Hostel in Chicago. I arrived on Monday to spend a week exploring and hanging out before I move into University Center near the loop and start my summer internship at the marketing office of a very well … Continue reading Two Irish Lads And Me

12 Things You Learn When You Adventure The World Alone

Imagine that you’re alone, standing at the top of the Eiffel Tour just as the sun sets. What goes through your mind at that very moment? As your eyes wander, do you feel a sense of peace and excitement standing there alone? There are many benefits to traveling alone. Here are 12 things I’ve gained … Continue reading 12 Things You Learn When You Adventure The World Alone

Amsterdam

  The most beautiful aspect of Amsterdam, in my opinion, is their intricate and vast span of canals. Whether you wander up and down the canal streets during the day or night, the view is breathtaking.    At night, the lights shine and reflect off the water. You can see the setting sun or rising moon as … Continue reading Amsterdam

A time for firsts 

One important part about traveling is trying new things. You and your friends rent a condo at the beach, so try a new meal when you go out to eat. You visit a new city for the first time, so try staying in a hostel. Give it a go. The list goes on and on. … Continue reading A time for firsts 

Edinburgh

I found this house as I wandered around Circus Place in Edinburgh, Scotland. One thing that stood out for me was how GREEN Scotland was. Not only did I see the castle atop of a green hill/mountain. But there were flourishing gardens and parks every way I turned. It was truly stunning. The color is … Continue reading Edinburgh

Take a moment to breathe

It was a chilly, overcast day in Paris, and I'm sitting upon the hill that is home to Sacré-Cœur Basilica in Montmartre. My second day in Paris has led me here via the Metro. For the first time while on my European excursion, I am taking time to breathe and relax. Amsterdam was my first stop. … Continue reading Take a moment to breathe