Tag Archives: Travel

suleyman stands in new york city

11 Thousand Kilometers Away

11 Thousand Kilometers Away After being accepted to Jamestown Community College, I was getting ready to study 11,000 km away from home. It meant a new culture, new people, new…

beach next to ocean

A Home Away from Home: Tropical Biology

You can read articles, textbooks, and research. You can watch video clips or television programs, or see pictures posted in literature or through media. However, nothing can prepare you for…

monkey walks in leafy forest

Fond Memories of Tropical Biology

What can I say about my experience with JCC’s Tropical Biology class? It was amazing and far exceeded my expectations! The class was fast paced and filled with fascinating information….

Tips for European travel

Travel Tips from a First-Timer in Europe

Let me start off by saying that I am completely under-qualified for posting a blog about traveling in Europe. What I do think I am capable of is writing about…

Spain at dawn

Time to Change

“When it’s time to change, then it’s time to change.  Don’t fight the tide, come along for the ride, don’t you see?” This inspirational quotation comes from one of my…

London skyline

The Best Things in Life/London are Free

Well, it is officially spring break for the Foundation for International Education in London, which also means that the semester is now half over. To say that the semester is…

trying to hold the cathedral

The Last Adventure

WARNING: THIS POST CONTAINS AN INSANE AMOUNT OF PICTURES Cinque Terre I must say, my last adventure while abroad could not have been more perfect. It all began when I…

In Zadar, Croatia

Throwback to Spring Break

Spring Break abroad was one of the most memorable trips I’ve ever gone on. My travel buddies were a bit more excited for the trip initially because they knew more…

Two students at a rugby game

Best Friends Take on Ireland

Every day I’m here, I’m still in awe that I live in Ireland. Yes, it may only be for 5 months, but I still live day to day just as…

staring at the sunset

The Irish Life

I am a sophomore at JCC, but I am currently living out an adventure in Ireland! I have now been here for officially three months and five days, and it’s…