Venetian Dream

It was a cloudy day. And not the cute kind of cloudy where the sun sneaks a peek at the people below to make sure they know he’s still here. No. This was the sky can break into a severe thunderstorm tap dance kind of cloudy. And it was unseasonably cool. Well, when I say…

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Treasure Hunt

I have another cruise story! One thing that I dislike about cruises… there are sooo many people. Don’t get me wrong, I knew that before I went on the cruise. But I honestly didn’t realize how many people were on the ship until we stopped at each island. Well, Jinell and I were over the…

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Multicultural Hub on the Gibraltar

After our time in Granada, my peers and I drove down to the coast and ended up in the port city of Algeciras. We were staying at the beautiful Hotel Reina Cristina. After a day of walking through the Nerja Caves, my friends and I enjoyed dinner and a swim in the pool ready for…

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Where Three Cultures Meet!

This past July, my sister Jinell and I went on our very first cruise. We visited four islands, Grand Turk (Turks & Caicos), The Dominican Republic, Aruba and Curaçao. It was a bright, crisp day as we disembarked the ship. Jinell and I walked along the main pathway of Mega Pier in West Willemstad (Otrabanda),…

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“It’s Granada or Nada Baby!”

Spain, with its vibrancy and rich history has quickly become one of my favorite places. During my senior year of undergrad, I had the opportunity to embark on a month-long study tour to Spain, Morocco, Italy & Greece. Prior to the study tour, I didn’t have any real interest in Spain outside of visiting Barcelona…

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