Texas, USA

Austin, TX: Things to Do and Eat

I had a wonderful time in Austin, TX. There were so many things to do! There was endless amounts of cool restaurants, and I'm sad I didn't get to try them all. Here are a few ideas for your next trip! Hope Gallery Disclaimer: this will only be open in its original spot until June… Continue reading Austin, TX: Things to Do and Eat

Texas, USA

Austin: an Overview

Austin is my newest all-time favorite city. I heard so many good things, so I knew I had to make the 10hour drive down there. Austin is basically an island of modern hippies in the middle of conservative Texas. Imagine if everyone at a music festival decided to build a city. There's a reason their… Continue reading Austin: an Overview

Countries, General Traveling, Journal, Life Style, lists, Tips and Things

“Year of No Fear” 50 Firsts

As junior year approaches, I would like to dedicate this excerpt to sophomore year. I tend to do New Year's resolutions on the school year instead of the calendar. Sophomore's resolution was "Year of No Fear." I would like to say I have succeeded. Getting a perm (which I absolutely love) is the last "first"… Continue reading “Year of No Fear” 50 Firsts

Countries, General Traveling, Journal

It’s all Greek to Me: Greek Life & Study Abroad

More Sororities and Fraternities are taking the initiative to encourage their members to study abroad than ever before. Studying abroad was one of the hardest, but most rewarding things I've ever accomplished. As a college student and a member of Zeta Tau Alpha, I believe it was an essential ingredient to who I am today. I can only… Continue reading It’s all Greek to Me: Greek Life & Study Abroad

Costa Rica, Countries

Costa Rica-Know Before You Go

After spending the last month in Costa Rica, I decided to make a list of things I wish I had known beforehand. To put into context, I was in the middle of the rainy season during the month of June( low-peak tourist season). I traveled to areas of San Jose, MonteVerde, and Flamingo. Instead of hotels,… Continue reading Costa Rica-Know Before You Go

Countries, Italy

Venice:a modern day fairytale

Venice was like walking through a story book. It is not often that my expectations actually match up with reality.  I thought it was one of the most unique places I have ever been too. We felt perfectly comfortable randomly walking through the labryrinth-like streets of cobblestone and water. The smell of Italian food called out our names… Continue reading Venice:a modern day fairytale