The Tea House

Never in my life had I ventured to Europe. Have I dreamed of it since childhood? Yes. Did I choose European History as a AP…

Longing for London

I think about London every day. I think about the adventures, about the freedom, about the opportunities I had there. I think about it and…

A Surprise Reunion

I met my best friend Natasha over a year ago back at UW. I was interviewing her for an international friendship program. She told us…

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…

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…