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July 2015

  • South Pacific

    Getting Swindled in Samoa

    While in Apia, we were determined to get to To Le Sua Ocean trench. I’d seen enough photos (one) to be completely transfixed and determined to go and take a little break…

  • South Pacific

    Sunny, Smelly, Apia

    I definitely spent more time then the average traveler in Samoa getting overly excited about trash. In fact, our first morning in Apia I saw a truck collecting rubbish and immediately grabbed…

  • South Pacific

    Sailin’ The Southern Seas

    Like so many other university students, my first real foray into solo travel came in the form of a study abroad. I knew for years that I wanted to do a study…

  • Canada

    Exploring Quebec

    Last year I was fortunate enough to spend six weeks in Chicoutimi, Quebec with the Explore Program. This provides Canadians with the chance to go learn French somewhere in Canada for free!…