Category: Travel Tales

Finding Community

Last summer, after returning from my year abroad, I joined a memoir writing class taught by author Ethan Gilsdorf. I

Excess Baggage

“I am not getting off this plane,” I said in broken Spanish to the stewardess. Despite my insistence, she maintained

Spring Break Blues Part II

See the previous post for Part I of this story. Where’s the Beach? I left the airport after my first

Spring Break Blues Part I

Too Good to Be True? My first trip to South America began with these instructions: You will meet a six-foot-tall