Shambley State College

Of all the college towns I've had the privilege of visiting, the home of Penn State University provided me with the most pleasant surprise. I don't know what I expected to find, but upon arriving at one of the three State College airport gates, I was greeted immediately with the feeling of being cut off … Continue reading Shambley State College

4 Qualities to Look for in a Travel Buddy

I just wrote my first feature for Pink Pangea and here it is!  Who you travel with can make or break a trip. Whether it’s a work trip, or a vacation, or even just a trip with a set purpose, like a bachelorette party or a bar mitzvah, consider certain things in your travel buddy. … Continue reading 4 Qualities to Look for in a Travel Buddy

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5 Reasons You Should Travel Solo

“Life begins at the end of your comfort zone.” –Neale Donald Walsch By: Gena Perry Have you ever found cheap airfare or hotel accommodations for an awesome trip but couldn’t find a friend to go with you? I’m here to tell you that the next time you find yourself in this situation, book that flight for … Continue reading 5 Reasons You Should Travel Solo

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5 reasons New Jersey is misunderstood

Often called the armpit of America, New Jersey immediately spawns a negative image to any non-New Jersey-an (ite?) (er?) Although because of this negative persona that NJ portrays, I would've never visited by choice, I was privileged enough to be forced to visit Trenton and Princeton. (Sigh, work travels.) Now that I've visited, I can … Continue reading 5 reasons New Jersey is misunderstood