Category: travel

Discovering Dubai

The city hums with construction as I swim on Tom’s roof deck pool recovering from an all you can drink brunch. The city is constantly projecting itself into the future and tirelessly preparing for an upcoming worlds fair. Some countries believe that the sky is the limit. Here in Dubai

Now Entering Dubai

  The first time I got off the plane in this country, so far so good. However by Dubai law, women and men are not supposed to live together. I had a feeling that my Christmas vacation was no exception. I frantically searched for Wifi to ask Tom for an

Up, up and away

I regret not writing about my experiences earlier, but I can still remember the feelings. I took deep steady breathes, but it felt as the blood was pumping through me uncontrollably. My older sister kept asking my dad if he was really going to allow me to go through with it.

How did I get here?

Some of these stories you may have heard before, however these are my stories I will never be finished telling. Most of the things we feel and experience are forgotten, but it is the remaining memories who make up who we are. They say you can’t find who you are

1,000 Foot Steps Away

   I was running. Running from nothing, yet running from everything. I walked myself down the abandoned train tracks behind the parking lot of Adelphi Commons, the sorority dorms on ASU campus. Eventually I began running. Then I began twirling. I was twirling and spinning, and twirling and spinning until

Chilean Street Art Hits The Books

IN SOME CITIES YOU HAVE TO GO TO A MUSEUM TO SEE ART, HOWEVER SANTIAGO IS NOT THE CASE. FROM THE MURALS TO THE STREET PERFORMERS, CHILE’S CAPITAL IS ONE BIG MESMERIZING MASTERPIECE.DAVID SHARABANI HAS BEEN WORKING WITH 100 CHILEAN STREET ARTISTS TO CAPTURE IT. SANTIAGO — “Santiago, with its deeply evolved and

Amanda Barnes of ‘The Squeeze Magazine’ Hosts a Weekly Wine

For santiaguinos, becoming acquainted with some of Chile’s best wines is made easy by Amanda Barnes, editor of The Squeeze Magazine and wine connoisseur. SANTIAGO — The Squeeze Magazine is an up and coming publication providing the latest updates about wine and travel in Argentina and Chile. “The idea is to discover Chile

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