Exploring Spain Through Film

[dropcap size=small]W[/dropcap]hen I arrived in Seville, Spain, for my semester abroad, I was expecting to be surrounded in history, and I was not disappointed. Seville’s…

A Proper English Weekend

[dropcap size=small]T[/dropcap]his weekend was different than any other I’ve spent in London. Instead of eating my usual super-cheap pasta or rice with butter for almost…

Éire—Tír álainn

One of the best decisions of my life was choosing to study abroad in Galway, Ireland during the spring of 2014. I had always planned to…

Pomegranates

“Dale limosna, mujer, que no hay en la vida nada como la pena de ser ciego en Granada.” “Give him an offering, my lady, for…

Coffee Shops in Taipei

You know how when someone asks you about your on-and-off relationship with a person, you would just sigh and say, “It’s complicated”? Well, that has…

A Wale-y Great Time

I was raised to have a rich appreciation of nature, experiencing numerous road trips through Appalachian and Rocky Mountain ranges, summer weeks spent on the…

48 Hours in Dublin

[dropcap size=small]I[/dropcap]f you think St. Patrick’s Day when you hear “Ireland,” you’re probably not the only one… but you’ve also probably never been to Ireland.…

The City of Love

Bonjour! This past weekend was amazing… I finally was able to visit Paris, a.k.a. the city of fashion, romance, berets and baguettes. The trip coincided…