Boston + Massachusetts, North America, Travel, USA

Visiting the amazing New England Aquarium in Boston

If you’re looking for something fun to do on a cold or rainy day in Boston, look no further than the New England Aquarium! Since I grew up near Boston, I visited the aquarium a few times when I was younger with my family and school, but since that was so long ago, I didn’t… Read More Visiting the amazing New England Aquarium in Boston

Boston + Massachusetts, North America, Travel, USA

The South Shore’s Best Halloween Experience: Barrett’s Haunted Mansion

  Last weekend, I had some friends visiting from Germany and we wanted to do something unique to Fall in New England. I brainstormed and thought of a place that I’ve heard about since I was little, but was always too afraid to go to until now: Barrett’s Haunted Mansion. As someone who hates scary… Read More The South Shore’s Best Halloween Experience: Barrett’s Haunted Mansion

North America, Travel, USA, Vermont

The Ultimate Guide To Burlington, Vermont

My sister goes to school up in Burlington, Vermont so over the past few years I’ve been up there a good number of times with my family. My most recent visit was last weekend, and since I stayed with my sister in her on-campus apartment, I got to know the area a lot better than… Read More The Ultimate Guide To Burlington, Vermont

North America, Travel, USA, Vermont

Hiking Camel’s Hump Mountain in Vermont

This past weekend, I went up to Vermont for a few days to visit my sister who goes to Saint Michael’s College. After a couple days of exploring the awesome city of Burlington, we decided to try something new to both of us—to go for a hike on Camel’s Hump, the mountain that is visible… Read More Hiking Camel’s Hump Mountain in Vermont

Boston + Massachusetts, North America, Travel, USA

A Totally Unique New Trend: “Escape The Room”

A few days ago, my dad took the day off from work and we used that time to have a father/daughter bonding day. We wanted to do something different with our day, so I started researching things to do in Boston that are a little bit off the beaten track. The thing that stood out… Read More A Totally Unique New Trend: “Escape The Room”

Boston + Massachusetts, North America, Travel, USA

How To Get The Ultimate South Shore Experience

Over the past year I have had a lot of excitement travelling in Europe, living in New York City, and then living and working on a college campus in Boston this summer. A couple weeks ago, my summer job ended and I moved back home to the Massachusetts South Shore where I’ll be until I… Read More How To Get The Ultimate South Shore Experience

Europe, France, North America, Study Abroad, Study Abroad, Travel

So You’re Getting Ready to Study Abroad…Part 2: When You Arrive In Your New Home

It’s getting close to the start of the school year, and that means lots of students will be boarding flights to spend a semester or a year in a foreign country. Study abroad is becoming more and more common among college students, and it’s basically a rite of passage for young people today. If you… Read More So You’re Getting Ready to Study Abroad…Part 2: When You Arrive In Your New Home

Europe, France, North America, Study Abroad, Study Abroad, Travel

So You’re Getting Ready To Study Abroad… Part 1: Before You Leave

It’s almost that time of year again—back to school. But if you’re like a lot of college students nowadays, instead of preparing to head back to your school for another year, you’re getting ready to embark on an adventure in a totally foreign part of the world. A few years ago, that was me and… Read More So You’re Getting Ready To Study Abroad… Part 1: Before You Leave

Travel, USA

Finding A Job That Doesn’t Feel Like A Job

This summer was probably the busiest one I’ve ever had. But at the same time, it was probably the best one I’ve ever had. I worked six or seven days each week and somewhere around 15 hours each day, which to most people might sound crazy and miserable! In most other jobs, I would feel… Read More Finding A Job That Doesn’t Feel Like A Job

New York, North America, Travel, USA

The Greatest View in New York City

  A couple weeks ago, I had one of the best weekends I’ve had in a long time. I had the weekend off from work and headed to one of my favourite cities—New York! Obviously I was happy to spend a few days in one of the most exciting cities in the world, but what… Read More The Greatest View in New York City