Category Archives: Film Locations

One trip a no-go, while other travel plans move forward

Earlier in the semester, I learned about two academic opportunities, both of which would lead to more first-time travel experiences. A trip to Los Angeles was for the purpose of attending this year’s AWP event, an Association of Writers & … Continue reading

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Sightseeing on a trip to Wales someday

“Happy St. David’s Day!” A cheery greeting in today’s e-news came from British Isles tour company, Lynott Tours, stating the day celebrates the Welsh patron saint. What interests me in Wales? Among many other reasons, it is one of the … Continue reading

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A writing opportunity to inspire more travel

Bulletin boards covered with study abroad fliers have inspired wanderlust throughout my college years. Recent international travel experience has further encouraged me to feel more positive that I could make it happen. So whenever I see another flier detailing an … Continue reading

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Top travel moments of 2012, foodie travel, onto 2013

There hasn’t been a lot of travel experiences to write about lately, so I decided to sum up 2012 as a transition into a new year of posts.  Looking back on 2012, some of my favorite travel moments of included … Continue reading

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A taste of classic pop culture, vintage style, local history

A late breakfast / early lunch started out the day at Hollywood Grill, along Concord Pike in Delaware.  It was a dining establishment I’d been meaning to try for a while and when finally doing so last Friday, I loved … Continue reading

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Weekend road trip: Celebrating Blobfest in Phoenixville

The annual Blobfest once again drew fans of the 1958 classic sci-fi movie to Phoenixville, Pa. this weekend.  I went to check it out on Saturday for the first time and it’s definitely worth checking out.  Besides attending Blobfest, it … Continue reading

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A ride through Philly, a love for big cities

Following the main line from Radnor into Philly, I rode along on the way to take a friend back to her house.  We usually take I-95 into the city, but Lancaster Avenue was the most direct route coming from Radnor.  … Continue reading

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