How I Started 2017: Realizing I’m Closer to 30

It is currently 1pm on January 1, 2017 and I can’t help but reflect on how different it is to spend new years outside of your “home” country. I decided to finish 2016 in Argentina visiting my family that I have not seen in 2 and ½ years. It is and was a great idea. … Continue reading How I Started 2017: Realizing I’m Closer to 30


I have traveled to Argentina probably 10 times - aside from having lived there for the first 8 years of my life. But despite all my time spent there, I can't find a way to describe my experience. It is very different than going to a country for the first time. I don't get off … Continue reading Argentina

Verona – Italy

An overcast town awaited our first stop of our grade 12 Euro trip. On and off rain in what seemed to be a very colourful town ended up being Verona the city of love.  I'm not sure if it is actually the city of love, but I call it that because of what they have there. … Continue reading Verona – Italy

Reading Week in Cuba

Have you ever met someone and though to yourself: "Yup, we are going to be best friends?" If you have, it's a pretty amazing connection and it happens so effortlessly that you don't realize you crossed the line from strangers to friends. I was lucky enough to have this connection with two of my friends … Continue reading Reading Week in Cuba

The Red Light District Experience

It never crossed my mind to see Amsterdam. Yes it has a lot of hype with its red light district and the legalization of weed... but it just never seemed like a place I would like.  I did the typical tourist stuff.. got extremely drunk, went to a sex show in the red light district … Continue reading The Red Light District Experience

Paris is ALWAYS a Good Idea

Audrey Hepburn knew exactly what she was talking about when she said "Paris is always a good idea." If romance could be described by a city it would be Paris. It is truly breathtaking, And at night with all the lights on it's magical. It's like being in a movie. I am obsessed with everything … Continue reading Paris is ALWAYS a Good Idea