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04/22/15 - LaurenThe City of Light (and Dark)
Ah Paris, the city with perhaps the biggest reputation of all the places we visited, and a city I could not wait to explore. However, while the few days we were there were a ton of fun, they also unfortunately seemed to support the not-so-positive stereotypes of Paris being a difficult place to visit. Our […]Read More
04/21/15 - NiyoThe Pros and Cons of Independent Travel
The past week was a hodgepodge of travel and adventure that opened my eyes to the awe inspiring nature of both New Zealand and, well, the world. Sometimes you just forget how amazing and diverse the planet we live on is and I was justly reminded to appreciate that. Granted, you tend to forget such things after living […]Read More
04/20/15 - LaurenEaster in Eastern Europe
Ok confession time, I had every intention of posting a separate blog post about every city we visited over spring break but alas, the real world happened and I just didn’t have the time (or the internet connection) to be able to post as frequently as I wanted. But fret not! I am back in […]Read More
04/20/15 - KendalOfficially a Tica
Oh my gosh, y’all, where has the time gone? I don’t even have two months left in here in Costa Rica. It feels like just yesterday I struggled to find a taxi from the airport and started the scariest, craziest, best adventure. I finally got my Costa Rican visa today so that I can stay […]Read More
04/20/15 - KendalSemana Santa!
We just had the Costa Rican version of spring break called “Semana Santa” which means “Holy Week,” and I got some very special visitors! My mom and sister came all the way from North Carolina to see me and we had a bast! I can now say that I’ve visited all seven provinces in Costa […]Read More