Archive for Category: "united kingdom"
After high school high achiever Monika Lutz was rejected from every college she applied to, she decided to spend the next two years figuring out what she really wanted out of life. In her new book, Now What?, Monika traces her internships and travels through nine cities and six countries
With spring break upon us my husband and I thought we would hop over to Europe and spend 5 days in London. We are staying with his wonderful aunt and uncle and will be seeing a city that I have never been to! We are flying with an airline called easyJet, which allows passengers only ONE carry-on for free, and yes, that means only ONE bag
Slowly but surely, I’ve fallen in love with Paris. Three weeks ago it was just a crush. Two weeks ago, I was in like. Now, I think I’m ready to admit there’s something more here, something real. I think Paris might be The One.
I’ll admit it: I never fully appreciated living in the UK until I moved away. Isn’t it always the case, though, with your home country? Now, whenever I come back, I feel like an over-excited tourist, with the familiar becoming all shiny-new and wonderful.
I’ve told myself from the age of 10 or so that I’d study abroad in college. Both of my parents had traveled abroad during their years in school, and I was determined to do the same. At the age of 20, I was faced with the reality of my dream and it turned out to be exactly what I’d hoped for.