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Home Away from Home

My homestay experience was so special. I got to go new places, try new things, eat great food, and still had plenty of time to relax. 224 more words


svaner og lagkage // swans and layer cake

On one of my first weekends in Denmark, Lotte, Martin, and I went for a bike ride along the water not far from home. My host family lives just a short ride from the beach, so after passing the combination of one-story houses and larger apartment buildings that make up our town, we turned onto a bike path that ran parallel to the water. 1,144 more words


|down the stairs i go|

I’m finally here, and it feels surreal.

After a long flight yet smooth travels, I arrived at CPH at 9 AM on Saturday.  With a few DIS students, we waited for our host families to pick us up.   1,415 more words


In Pictures: A Glimpse Of Zakopane’s Spookiest Yet Dreamlike Cottages! Scary Or Mesmerizing?

Poland is a quiet and subdued neighborhood located in Northeastern Europe. Less on population and high on attraction, this country woos every discerning artist and historian with its age-old fervent charm. 657 more words


Make Your Stay Comfortable and Peace Giving In Mysore by Booking Serviced Apartment

Mysore is one of the most famous cities not only in the state of Karnataka or India but also across the world because of its culture. 560 more words


The Magic of Mai Chau

From the backpackers hostel in Hanoi, I climbed into a comfortable van with a 24 year old Canadian, fresh out of law school. We chatted excitedly, both of us exclaiming admiration for the other’s line of work, and then, leaning against my backpack, I fell into a long sleep. 1,244 more words

Fluid Consciousness

Adjusting to Life in Oviedo: Week 1

On Monday, January 8th, after 5 hours of cross-country travel through landscape ranging from sunlit fields to snow-capped mountains, we reached Oviedo. As our bus neared the stop, a throng of people waiting by the curb came into view—our eager and expectant host families. 624 more words