Embracing British Culture

I’m just over a month into my life in London and feel like I’m finally settled in. I’ve found my favorite coffee spots, cafes for lunch and my favorite pub in town. Over the past month, I’ve embraced the little nook of London I call home and immersed myself into as many British activities as […]

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A First Timer’s Guide to Europe

So you’ve finally decided that its time to hop across the pond, well, congrats! Europe, or any international travel, can be quite daunting the first go-around. I’ve decided to make a comprehensive guide that will answer you’re questions all in one place. Let’s get to it! Where do you plan on going and for how […]

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Top Tourist Attractions in Dublin

One day while scrolling through my phone, I received my usual “Scott’s Cheap Flights” email rattling off this week’s cheap flight deals. Dublin, Ireland was the deal of the day at roughly $300/400. I immediately decided that I was going to find a way to get there. After a bit of begging, I’d convinced my […]

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EXPLORING BELGIUM

After a lot of nagging, I managed to convince my mother to tag along on a trip with me to Belgium. Our six-day trip included two days of travel, four incredible cities, and more waffles, frites, and beer than you could imagine. Through Expedia, we were able to book our flights and hotel for roughly […]

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ATHENS TRAVEL DIARY

It’s taken me a few days to sit down and finally write this post. I’ve determined that I’m in denial that the trip is actually over and thus have been avoiding closing the book. Day 1: After breakfast at the hotel, we hopped on the hotel’s shuttle to the airport. The airport was three rooms […]

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MYKONOS TRAVEL DIARY

Day One: Our hotel transfer picked us up at port in a mad chaos of people. The hotel was one of the most picturesque place I had ever seen. The hotel is called Petinos Beach. We wandered down to the Platis Gialos beach, which was just steps from our hotel. There was a great view […]

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SANTORINI TRAVEL DIARY

I’ve just returned from my 10-day trek around Greece, so its time to recap! We started our trip with 3 nights in Santorini, where we stayed in Firostefani at a hotel named the Santorini Palace. We landed in Santorini around 8:30 pm local time. The airport was just a large patch of concrete for planes […]

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RANKING THE BREWERIES AND BEER GARDENS OF MUNICH

Why is German beer so good? Reinheitsgebot. The German Beer Purity Law was first passed in Bavaria in 1516 restricting the ingredients in beer to water, hops, and barley. Later on, the European Court of Justice found this law to be illegal because of the restrictions it imposed on other countries selling beer in Germany. […]

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