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Malmo, Sweden

Whilst in graduate school I was afforded the amazing opportunity to spend 2 months in Copenhagen, Denmark studying Scandinavian architecture, interior design and furniture. On one Saturday, two classmates joined me on the day trip of a lifetime into Malmo, Sweden. Taking the train…

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How to Save Money for Traveling (DURING YOUR STAY)

It’s time to take a deep breath in, and a deep breath out (go ahead, do it). You’ve finally made it to your destination. While you’ve cut costs on getting there, there are more costs to be cut as you navigate the streets of…

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Culture Shock (?)

This week, I celebrate two years since I’ve made my first (and only) trip out of the country. My Master’s program had us call Copenhagen, Denmark home for two months to study Scandinavian design. Copenhagen is known as the happiest place on Earth, and…

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Travel Destination Wishlist: International

Leaving the United States was always a dream of mine. It was finally realized in the summer of 2014. On June 14th of that year I flew to Copenhagen, Denmark  for a two-month study abroad adventure that would forever change my life. Since that…

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Travel Destination Wishlist: USA

Traveling is such a unique, open-ended experience that unlocks worlds of wonders. Each place, whether domestic or international, offers something culturally exclusive to its location allowing each visit to be different from the one before. My list of places I want my feet to…

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How to Save Money for Traveling (BEFORE YOU ARRIVE)

Most likely tied with “healthy living” or “changing my diet”, you’ll find “travel to…” as a goal to be checked off. For myself in 2016, I’m aiming for Montreal, Canada. But let’s be honest, getting there is mostly the hard part. With living expenses and…

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Apps for International Travel

During this winter season, your head may be bustling with all sorts of ideas for where your summer vacations might take you. If you find yourself out of the country, here are some apps to download before takeoff.   1) XE CURRENCY   This…

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Oslo, Norway

One of the Scandinavian kings of the North, Norway was by far my favorite visit during my trip abroad. Visiting its capital: Oslo, I could do all but smile while I was there. The beautiful mix of classical and modern, city and field, mountains…

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Martha’s Vineyard

  An island off the coast of Massachusetts, many people call this treasure chest their home during the summer months. At the particular time that I went (the first week in June), the island was under some grey skies and rain, but that didn’t…

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Copenhagen, Denmark

  The sun shoots through my window and pierces my eye. Wait, am I late for class? What time is it?! I grab my phone to see that it is indeed…5:30am. You’ve got to be kidding me. This happened on numerous occasions and was the hardest…

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