Category Archives: Travel

The Road Not Taken (Often Enough)

Does anyone else feel like you almost always have to spend money to have fun? It definitely seems that way to me. Want to go to a theme park? Money.  Dinner at the new local restaurant? Fork it over. See

The Road Not Taken (Often Enough)

Does anyone else feel like you almost always have to spend money to have fun? It definitely seems that way to me. Want to go to a theme park? Money.  Dinner at the new local restaurant? Fork it over. See

How To Quench Your Travel Ennui

It’s summertime, and when school is out people vacation. It seems like all your friends travel to the beach, and if you’re college-aged, PLENTY study abroad. Now, for those of us not fortunate enough to whip out our passports, our

How To Quench Your Travel Ennui

It’s summertime, and when school is out people vacation. It seems like all your friends travel to the beach, and if you’re college-aged, PLENTY study abroad. Now, for those of us not fortunate enough to whip out our passports, our

4.5 Hours in New York

4.5 Hours. This is the amount of time I had to finally visit the city that I’d heard/watched/dreamed of all my 20 years of life: New York City. How many Woody Allen odes to this place had I seen? How

4.5 Hours in New York

4.5 Hours. This is the amount of time I had to finally visit the city that I’d heard/watched/dreamed of all my 20 years of life: New York City. How many Woody Allen odes to this place had I seen? How

No Strangers in the Delta

I spent my late Thursday evening into Friday’s morning glued to a screen. I was a few feet away from my friend who was also enveloped by his laptop, and the two of us spent 14 hours tracking the manhunt

No Strangers in the Delta

I spent my late Thursday evening into Friday’s morning glued to a screen. I was a few feet away from my friend who was also enveloped by his laptop, and the two of us spent 14 hours tracking the manhunt

South of South Beach: Finding the Entire US on Spring Break

Florida is a state where chads hang, Mickey Mouse lives, and people get their faces eaten off. East Coasters have a strange fascination with the sunshine state. Flights leave out of northern airports as frequently as the Shuttle trains in

South of South Beach: Finding the Entire US on Spring Break

Florida is a state where chads hang, Mickey Mouse lives, and people get their faces eaten off. East Coasters have a strange fascination with the sunshine state. Flights leave out of northern airports as frequently as the Shuttle trains in

Punk en Español

One big remark I have about my time in Madrid is the way the influence of American and British culture has been molded to create one uniquely Spanish. After forty years under fascist dictator Franco, Spain began opening itself back

Punk en Español

One big remark I have about my time in Madrid is the way the influence of American and British culture has been molded to create one uniquely Spanish. After forty years under fascist dictator Franco, Spain began opening itself back