The Best Times to Travel to China

From hiking the Great Wall to exploring the city of Shanghai to seeing pandas in Chengdu, there are so many reasons to travel to China. If you get the chance, you should travel to China – but when? Generally speaking, fall and spring are the best times to travel to China because of milder weather. Though it varies by region, there are a few general things to keep in mind when planning your trip.

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Top 9 Road Trip Ideas for College Students

How many hours did you spend in college listening to lectures, studying, writing papers, and taking tests? More than you could count, right? It’s time for some leisure. The main point of college is learning. Learning, however, is not limited to books and classes. It’s all about experience. It’s time to add some fun to that experience, right?! Read More

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How to Survive Europe’s Music Festivals 2017

You’re young, it’s summer, what’s better than camping at music festivals with unique atmospheres and great music?! Attending a festival is a great way to unwind, listen to your favorite musicians, dance all night and even make new friends in a new corner of the world.  Read More

Summer To Do List

Summer is the perfect time to explore the world with extra free time, not having to worry about classes or assignments, and warmer weather to get you outdoors. You’ll want to spend some time thinking about what you’d like to accomplish this summer, whether that be traveling to a place you’ve never been, learning a new skill, or simply unwinding from a stressful semester! To get you started, we’ve put together a summer to do list to kick off the summer. What will be on yours? Read More

The Top 5 Summer Music Festivals In The US

The best time of the year is almost here, say hello to Summer! For ultimate music fanatics like myself that means only one thing:

Music Festivals!

Yes, this summer is full of festivals, concerts, and new music all around the world. Want to find out which ones are occurring in the US? Here’s a short list of some of the most famous and adventurous ones. Read More

Breeze through summer on a shoestring budget

As a graduate student, I always feel the pressure to balance my budget while trying to have fun.

Having come from the sunny country of Nepal where the sun shines high and bright even on our snow-capped mountain areas (more about Nepal in my coming blog posts), I had no idea what all the fuss about SUMMER was until I joined my University went to upstate New York. Winters that practically lasted half a year made me realize why California is all the rave in the US. I realize there’s a reason why the “crazy” daylight saving is justified –  to enjoy the sun as long as possible! 😉 Read More

Boston’s North Shore #happyplace

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Yes, I’m talking about the Cape – the other Cape!  Massachusetts’s Cape Ann and the surrounding areas have a lot to offer in the way of summer fun and activities.  Here’s a local perspective of how to enjoy your time on Boston’s north shore. Read More