Horses in the city

Fitting in

I have a Belgian friend who refers to me as his Belgian friend. Obviously, I am not Belgian, but my consistent willingness to meet him at a neighborhood bar on a Monday night has won me the title. Apparently, he hasn’t met another American so open to hanging […]

Things My Host Sister Has Taught Me

One of the many wonderful things about studying abroad is the option to stay with a host family. I am lucky enough to be placed with a lovely family that includes my two host siblings:  Jorge and Irene. Like my biological siblings, my host brother and sister are […]

Prague from above

The Ped-Streets of Prague

Something that I have been taking advantage of on this trip is the pedestrian friendly city of Prague. I’ve been trying to go on a walk every day, plus in addition to trying to burn the beer, potato pancake and sausage calories off I have the luxury of […]