"Travel isn't always pretty. It isn't always comfortable. Sometimes it hurts, it even breaks your heart. But that's okay. The journey changes you-it should change you. It leaves marks on your memory, on your conciousness, on your heart, and on your body. You take something with you...hopefully you leave something good behind." - Anthony Bourdain … Continue reading The Souvineer of a Lifetime – A Travel Journal
So, many of you know I spent my semester abroad in Florence, Italy - the second best city in the world. (Boston will always be my number one❤️) When I was getting ready to leave around this time last year I was constantly researching packing lists and each one was pretty similar but none … Continue reading Semester Abroad Packing Guide
Hi Everyone! I know I have been MIA for the last few weeks, I have been up to my head in school work, have been phone-less for the last three weeks (thank you mom for the long calls with AT&T and excessive amount of trips to Apple just to get me a new phone), and … Continue reading Thankful.
My roommates and I decided to explore the town and visit the "garden" everyone around kept talking about. Of course we leave our apartment with the slightest bit of direction and take off to this garden. Caroline (one of my roommates) was sure of her direction as we all followed her lead and before we … Continue reading Finding Our Way to the Top of Florence…On Accident.
It's been 12 days since I've moved to Florence (Firenze) and there are all sorts of emotions going through my head. For once in my life I feel homesick, often. How am I feeling homesick in a city that's so beautiful, full of culture and places to discover, a place that feels so right? Well, … Continue reading New Life in Firenze