The National Civil Rights Museum is a must visit when in Memphis, Tennessee. I would even suggest making a special trip to the city to check it out. My mom lived in Memphis when MLK was murdered. She was in Jr. High and still tears up when she talks about… View Post

Studying abroad can really suck. You’ve been told that it will be the best experience ever, and it is…at first. But then the homesickness sets in. Since most students choose to study abroad during their junior year, most assume that the transition will be a breeze. They think that homesickness is… View Post

Wondering how to vote while studying abroad?  The process is called voting absentee it’s easier than you might think! I voted absentee while in college in both the 2012 and 2014 elections. As long as you follow the steps below, voting while away from home is easy as pie. See… View Post

Joining the Wimbledon afternoon queue is the easiest way to get day of Wimbledon tickets. Even if you don’t like tennis ( I don’t — the numbers on the scoreboard kept changing and I had no idea what was happening) Wimbledon can still be really fun. Here’s everything a tennis… View Post

Looking for some Ireland travel inspiration? For amazing Ireland travel inspiration, look no farther than the 2010 CLASSIC Leap Year. Staring Amy Adams, the film is filled with so much Irish inspo that we suspect it’s all a ploy of the Irish Tourism Board.  Here are 29 times that Leap… View Post