Category Archives: Literary

A few travel bucket list destinations, their highlights and studying tourism

An online tourism class I mentioned in a previous post has since started and some content in the first chapter inspired this write-up. Following a textbook paragraph about top destinations around the world and what makes them stand out, there … Continue reading

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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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A trip to NYC for Steinbeck classic on stage

The first time I saw a Broadway show led to an interest in seeing more great stage performances around New York City. As an undergraduate at Cabrini College, I went on bus tours to take in several shows. This was … Continue reading

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A road trip to Sleepy Hollow

A visit to Sleepy Hollow wasn’t originally part of my recent trip to New York City, but rather, a spontaneous excursion.  The idea came about when it was decided to take another route through New Jersey to get home.  Looking … Continue reading

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Travel ideas for summer 2013

Summer always makes me look forward to getting out for more road trips, whether a destination is familiar or new territory.  I’m not sure yet which places I’ll visit, but here are just a few places that are on my … Continue reading

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