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A Trip Down South

Hey my name is Natalie! I am 19 years old, german, and I just started my travel month. On Monday, August 3rd I left Washington DC by plane to explore Texas. My first destination was Dallas where I spend a few hours at the beautiful Fair Park. After that I headed to the Dealey Plaza, [...]

By | September 29th, 2016|Learn about the U.S.|Comments Off on A Trip Down South

Travel to Las Vegas and California

A Visit With Grandparents to Las Vegas and S. California A few weeks ago my grandparents came over from Germany to California to visit me and spend a week traveling. We started our trip with me showing them San Francisco, the biggest city I live close to. I took them to the ferry building, pier [...]

By | September 28th, 2016|Learn about the U.S.|Comments Off on Travel to Las Vegas and California

Yeseul and Sara travel to North Carolina

I traveled to Wilmington, North Carolina with a Colombian Au pair, Sara. We were very excited for our first trip in the U.S. However, it was not going as easily  as we thought. We had a car accident five minutes  before we arrived at our hotel to do check-in. So, we needed to spend two [...]

By | September 6th, 2016|Learn about the U.S.|Comments Off on Yeseul and Sara travel to North Carolina

Cali-Zona! By Jutta Fertl

My summer trip turned out to be a one week backpacker trip to California and Arizona. Arriving at LAX in July, my first stop was Santa Monica where i stayed close to the Santa Monica Pier at a hostel. I enjoyed the beach, made friends at the hostel and went out to great restaurants. That [...]

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Friends from Thailand and China Visit Niagara Falls

My summer travels Last month, before my friend left for China, we took a tour from Chinatown,NY to Niagara falls. After lunch we went to see Watkins Glen state park. Glen creak has a carved  gorge. We walked slowly on the narrow, long trail.. We saw the rock’s layers and have drops of water from [...]

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A Visit to Mackinac Island, Jimena Vargas

My name is Jimena Vargas and I arrived to America on June 16th. This summer my host family and I we went to Mackinac Island on north Michigan. I drive by myself for the very first time in my life one carriage going around the island. We also get into a little ship and we’re [...]

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Traveling from MA to NH and Canada, Stefanie Beinhofer

My trip to the North My host family gave me the amazing opportunity to visit not only a different state but also a different country. We first went from Massachusetts to New Hampshire and then up to Canada! Even though New Hampshire is pretty close to where I live, it still is so different. It [...]

By | September 6th, 2016|Learn about the U.S.|Comments Off on Traveling from MA to NH and Canada, Stefanie Beinhofer

A Trip to Tennessee, Kimberlie Hosli

Summer travels I was invited to travel to Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, with my hostfamily. We went to Dolly Parton’s amusement park, Dollywood a couple of times. But I wasn’t thinking about writing about dollywood or pigeon forge. During my 2 days off, I rented a car and drove for 4 hours to Nashville. I have [...]

By | September 6th, 2016|Learn about the U.S.|Comments Off on A Trip to Tennessee, Kimberlie Hosli
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