The World’s (2nd?) Biggest Cruise Ship

Yes, yes, yes, I know it’s been 3 months shhhhhh. But I recently returned from my first vacation of the year last week, and I have much to share. Though I did not traverse the globe or get my passport stamped, I took a much-needed cruise to relax and decompress after three weeks of IB exams and all the chaos of senior events and graduation. … Continue reading The World’s (2nd?) Biggest Cruise Ship

Pipe Dreaming Saturday: The Seychelles and the Caribbean

Chances are, when you close your eyes and imagine the perfect beach, you’re thinking of a stretch of sand in the Seychelles. An island chain about 300 miles off the eastern coast of Africa, the Seychelles consist mainly of granite islands (the world’s oldest) and coral atolls in the western Indian Ocean. And the thing people┬ácome for is the abundance of spectacularly picture-perfect shores- often … Continue reading Pipe Dreaming Saturday: The Seychelles and the Caribbean