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London Afternoon Tea on a Study Abroad Budget

So you’re traveling to London on a study abroad budget and you need to go to afternoon tea because you know you have to. Or…you’re like me and are a tea worshipper and this has been your dream for at least the past ten years. 202 more words


Florence Italy

The Duomo in Florence Italy can be seen from many parts of the city.

The outside of the Duomo is as beautiful as its inside. … 90 more words


Amalfi Coast: Pompeii, Sorrento, Capri and Naples

Ayanna Akinyemi leaned against the wall in the ruin of a home and listened to a guide. This ruin is part of Pompeii.

On the coast of Capri Italy, up on a rock, there sits a silhouette of a man facing the sea. 88 more words


Perugia Italy

In Perugia, during time off, family and friends head to the historic city center to spend time together.

Perugia is famous for its panoramic views. … 309 more words


Summer's end in Santorini

I’d barely dug my feet in the black sand of Perissa beach in Santorini before I managed to gouge a chunk out of my toe and had to hobble around the rest of the time – luckily got some great kiwi DIY bandaging together from my meagre first aid kit and some tape from the guy in the bed opposite who of course happened to have also been from wellington! 458 more words

Update on "42", "Confessions of a Bad, Ugly Singer" the book, leaving New York and Europe recap...

I have been home for about a week…

I’m STILL unwinding. My ten days in Europe were such a whirlwind… 8 flights, 3 countries, 3 recording sessions, one music video and a photo shoot. 521 more words


Roadtripping Crete

I ended my summer tour in possibly the ultimate European summer spot, Greece. Other than some initial difficulty finding a working cash machine and places being a little quieter than you might expect at the height of summer, for a tourist there wasn’t much evidence of the financial crisis and Greece was GREAT! 489 more words