Amsterdam Taught Me Something About Myself

"Some tourists think Amsterdam is a city of sin, but in truth it is a city of freedom. And in freedom, most people find sin." I read this quote from the book The Fault in Our Stars, by John Green. After reading the book, I saw the quote all over the internet and never understood…

Places To Take Phenomenal Pictures In Paris

To all my Instagram girls always looking for the perfect backdrop, Paris is God's gift to you. I did say that I dislike Paris and that I would never go back. I changed my mind! My first time there was a horrible experience, now it's a funny story . This time around, we knew exactly what we wanted…

Why I’ll Never Take Another Tour Bus

As a tourist, it can be difficult to find your way around, especially with a language barrier. The tourist instinct is to visit an information office, or hop on a tour bus. Information is always your best bet to get around, but these tour buses are expensive. The cost is ludicrous, plus it's not even…

Top 5 Phrases To Know In Every Language

Visiting a foreign country is always fun, but it can get nerve-racking when you don't speak the language. Thankfully, it's a lot easier for a millennial since technology is so advanced. You can just Google translate the hell out of this trip, which I wouldn't recommend since it sucks. What I'm trying to say is that it's…

I Studied Abroad In China & This Is What Happened

My summer studying abroad in China is one of the worst yet best experiences of my life. During the summer of 2016, I studied abroad for a month. My school, The State University at Old Westbury is connected to Wuyi University in Jiangmen, China. Because of that, we stayed on campus instead of a hotel.…