Originally when I started this blog, it was a school project for an honors class at Mesa Community College. I thought that I would just close down the blog when the class was over, and that was it. As the class progressed though, I enjoyed the blog and it’s primary topic (travel) more and more.… Continue reading New Beginnings: A Year of Change
Over Memorial Day, May 26 – 29th, 2017, my fiance and I took a trip up to Pine, Arizona with his family. Ryan’s grandparents have a little cabin there and every year the rest of the family tries to go up and visit a couple times. It’s a great opportunity to get out of the valley heat!
After reading these blog posts, my hope is that you are inspired to travel – no matter if you’re a student or not! I also am hopeful that these posts have been beneficial to educate and prepare you for your future travels. Over the last few weeks I have discussed the benefits of traveling, as… Continue reading Let’s Go!
In my opinion, one of the most influential ways to inspire others to travel is to hear success stories of others who have the same obstacles or reservations that you do, yet went out and pursued traveling anyway. I have a friend who recently traveled abroad as part of a one month-long study abroad program… Continue reading Student Travel Success Story: Lindsey
One of the most common answers to the question “Why don’t you travel?” is, “It’s too expensive.” or, “I can’t afford it.” However, with some careful consideration and planning, there are lots of ways to make and save money. In this blog post I intend to share some of the methods which I’ve found most… Continue reading Expenses: Don’t Let Them Stop You
There are literally millions of places in the world an aspiring traveler can consider going to. However, the shared experiences of others’ as well as pictures of locations often have significant influence over the traveler’s decision. If I had to create my personal Top 10 list of places I wanted to visit, it would likely… Continue reading Travel Where?
There are many things to factor into planning your trip. Common planning lists will include finding a flight; booking your hotel or calling in that favor with a friend; packing according to weather/location; budgeting finances; scouting out the places you’d like to visit; etc. On top of all of this, depending on where you want… Continue reading How To Prepare For Your Trip