Tag Archives: Scotland

Travel plans change, new adventure awaits

An opportunity to visit England this summer changed unexpectedly, yet I’m hoping that it’ll only lead to another chance soon. I have until early May 2017 to use my airline ticket, so I figured, why not make it up by … 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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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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Ireland, UK: A dream to experience the countries of my ancestors

Studying abroad is one of those college opportunities that I have been wanting to do for a while.  In particular, I’d love to go to Ireland because most of my ancestry comes from that beautiful country.  The castles, ancient sites, … Continue reading

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New Years: fireworks, travel and resolutions

Ringing in 2011, I was at Harrah’s Casino in Chester, Pa. with some family.  We sat outside on the race track seats with many others awaiting the fireworks display.  When they began, I was ready with my camera to take … Continue reading

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