Category Archives: What To Pack

Learning handy packing tips

Who doesn’t love anything that helps to make traveling go more smoothly? It often has to do with packing for a flight, at which I’m still a newcomer. I don’t have a seat booked to fly anywhere again for the … Continue reading

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What I learned from my first international travel experience

Just as I wrote about preparing for the trip to Ireland, I also wanted to do so with a reflective post. Two weeks after we returned to Philly, my travel group met to reflect on our time abroad as well. … Continue reading

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Travel shopping and a pre-trip Irish dinner

Only a little over a week was left before leaving for Ireland and there were still some issues to work out with my credits. Now, it’s the day before and everything is settled and I’m even registered for my fall … Continue reading

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Gathering for Ireland trip info, meeting fellow travelers

One week into the current summer session, an important decision arose regarding the trip to Ireland. I would need to sign up for a second class in order to keep my financial aid. That, of course, was to cover the … Continue reading

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More preparing and Ireland sightseeing ideas

Since my last post about my upcoming global studies, I did some more browsing for items I’ll need for traveling to Ireland. Sears, Boscov’s and Macy’s gave me a few ideas regarding price ranges on their websites. It was better … Continue reading

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More than a taste of Ireland

A forest green journal with Celtic knotwork detail caught my attention at a local Barnes & Noble earlier this year. Admiring the intricately designed cover, I thought it would be perfect for writing my travel notes in if I ever … Continue reading

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