The Mirror Abroad: Days with Dan

What a wild weekend it was. After little deliberation, and pretty much no thought behind the plan at all, my friend and I felt as though this past weekend was the perfect time of the semester to venture to...

The Mirror Abroad: Lexi’s London Life

Escaping up to York in northern England this past weekend was just what I needed. The very fact that I can do something like that, hop on a train and disappear from the huge city of London for a couple days,...

The Mirror Abroad: Lexi’s London Life

For the many weeks I’ve been here in London, I’ve had a pervasive thought: “No matter how much it rains or how changeable the weather is, at least I’m not back home where they’ve got all that snow...

The Mirror Abroad: Deanna’s Discoveries

You: Hi Anyone that has ever studied abroad: This churro is good, but not as good as the one I had in Barthelona. It was the best time ever and a once in a lifetime experience! Any person that has had...

The Mirror Abroad: Sabina’s Sightseeing

One of the pieces of advice I got for studying abroad was, “try the local food everywhere.” I took it to heart, because I love food. In Geneva, Switzerland, I was ready to use this approach because the...

The Mirror Abroad: Deanna’s Discoveries

When I pictured travelling, I always imagined just me stepping onto a private jet with a red carpet rolled down the stairs. The wind would be blowing the perfect amount to give my hair a Victoria Secret runway...

Mirror Abroad: Sabina’s Sightseeing

A weekend trip to County Cork, Ireland brought me to one of Ireland’s most famous tourist attractions: Blarney Castle. The 600-year-old castle appealed to my historical sensibilities while the supposed...

The Mirror Abroad: Deanna’s Discoveries

One of the most popular reasons why college students go abroad is to find themselves. Because I’m realistic and I know my life isn’t a romantic comedy, I did not go abroad for this. Serendipitously, in the...

The Mirror Abroad: Deanna’s Discoveries

The realization that I would be leaving the Northeast for an entire semester did not hit me until I touched down at the Peretola Airport in Florence. My luggage was missing and I was trying to explain to the...