Embracing the Unexpected

Wow. Just two days before I make the big hop across the Atlantic to start the journey of a lifetime. The thoughts and emotions running rampant in my mind can barely be contained. I am incredibly excited to forge new bonds with my fellow familia members by challenging ourselves and struggling on this new adventure.


There are many aspects of Munich that I find incredibly intriguing: the infamous history rooted in WWII, the beautiful architecture, and of course my dad keeps reminding me it’s where…

Come Again?

March 31, 2018 – Cinque Terre is probably the least known and hardest to pronounce place that we will visit on the experience. To clear up the pronunciation debate, I’m…

Birth of Beauty

“To see the sun sink down, drowned on his pink and purple and golden floods, and overwhelm Florence with tides of color that make all the sharp lines dim and faint and turn the solid city to a city of dreams, is a sight to stir the coldest nature.” – Mark Twain

The Walking in Between

“Life is not the mountaintops, it’s the walking in between.” 
A quote by one of my favorite artists, Ben Rector, which describes a physical picture of Interlaken, as well as what I want to gain from my time in Interlaken.