Posts Tagged: travel

From a seat aboard Copa Airlines’ flight 229 to Panama City

A journey has begun—not the journey—but a journey nonetheless. It’s a Friday evening eight weeks deep into my third winter quarter here at Northwestern, but I’m not studying in Kresge, attending a student group meeting in Norris, or participating in my sorority’s big-little reveal. I’m sitting in seat 20A embarking on a trip to the… Read more »

El Lago Hermoso | The Beautiful Lake

This weekend, I was able to take a break from my research and retreat to Lago Atitlán to enjoy the beautiful lake. It’s rainy season here in Guatemala, which lasts every year from around May until September. Because of this, it was no surprise when it started to pour rain on the journey from Tecpán… Read more »


It’s September and I can’t believe how fast time has flown. I’m leaving for Besançon tonight to go to school and visit some families and communities and I’m so so excited! I feel it’s going to be wildly different from Paris, which will be a wonderful change. [geo_mashup_map] The final countdown has begun- 5 days… Read more »