Working in the City of San Francisco!

Throughout my summer here in San Francisco, I’ve been able to have an endless amount of adventures exploring the city, from visiting the Golden Gate Bridge, to traveling to the lone island of Alcatraz. However, one of the greatest adventures to unfold this summer was the chance to work within the city, everyday, 8 hours…

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Becoming My Own Cultural Role-Model

Welcome back!  In these short few weeks I’ve learned so much more about myself and the people I’ve been travelling with. One of the highlights of my self-discovery journey was travelling to Porto, Portugal with my friend Emilia. She is ¼ portuguese and has been wanting to visit for years as her culture has played…

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Want To See Two Coasts at Once? Come to CR

Living and working in San José, Costa Rica means I’m in the central valley: safely tucked in between mountain ranges and volcanoes. So, it is only expected that on the weekends I want to venture out of the crater of the valley! I only have one more week left here in Costa Rica, and I…

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Mó Dū Tips and Tricks

If you’re reading this right now, you’re probably interested in Shanghai and thinking of coming here. Well, you’ll be super prepared after reading this blog entry, because I will be giving you all the secret tips and tricks that will make your life easier in Shanghai.

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Ahoy, Me Hearties! We be Castin’ off to Hastings

As you could figure out by the title, in this adventure we dive deep into one of United Kingdom’s hidden gems, Pirate Day! If you haven’t heard of the Old English town of Hastings, I have a bit of history for you (before we get into the swashbuckling adventure). Hastings is one of the UK’s…

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Reflecting on South Africa

It’s crazy but our group has been back from South Africa for more than two weeks. It feels like it was yesterday when we landed in the Johannesburg airport, eager to start the trip. Reflecting on this program, I was unsure of what to write for my final blog post, as there were so many…

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