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  • Back in the States

    Travel Journal from United States Massachusetts, United States | Thu Feb 06, 2014

    Now that I have been home for a month, I have been reflecting on my study abroad experience. Since it's winter here and summer in Australia, I am definitely missing the weather. There's already been a few snow storms here. When I got back, I felt like I always had something to say about Australia. I'm sure people got somewhat sick of me adding things to almost every conversation, but I …

    DanielaRoman
    Semester on the Gold Coast

  • A Week in Rome

    Travel Journal from Italy Roma (Rome), Italy | Tue Dec 03, 2013

       A typical week here is nothing like that of a regular school week back home. Monday starts off early with a 9 am class which is on site. For an art class this is very typical and can consist of meeting at a piazza one week and the pantheon the next. Although it's difficult to wake up and find public transportation so early, the class is always eye opening …

    AmandaReveles
    Loma to Roma

  • Reflection

    Travel Journal from Australia Gold Coast, Australia | Mon Dec 30, 2013

    Looking back on my trip, I had the best time of my life.  After arriving in Australia, my pre departure jitters completely disappeared. I made friends, got used to my environment and the way Australia worked. I feel like part of the reason my jitters disapeared was because in the first few weeks, I was excited and overwhelemd with being in Australia. By the time it fully hit me that I …

    BriShek
    Here We Go Australia!

  • Home Again

    Travel Journal from United States Pennsylvania, United States | Fri Dec 20, 2013

    Today marks one week since I've been home and yet it still feels weird to say that. I'm home. Over the past week I've had the time to adjust  to being back, but it'll probably take me a lot more time to adjust to the idea that I'm not going back to Rome.. not for a long while anyway. That makes sense I suppose. After all, it's a strange thing …

    SarahNanovic
    Sarah Goes To Rome!

  • Edinburgh Adventures

    Travel Journal from United Kingdom London, United Kingdom | Sat Nov 30, 2013

    So, I have finally ended my crazy three weeks of traveling.  The adventure concluded with a short weekend trip to Edinburgh, Scotland.  It was a very eventful trip even before I arrived in Scotland, let me tell you.  Because cabs are so expensive in London, especially to and from airports, I try to take the train as often as I can. The trip might be a little longer and a …

    ReaganThomson
    Life in London!

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