Category: Travel

How a hotel front desk rep got me to pay him a big tip

Mid last year I wanted to go on a vacation with my friends. We looked up options, compared prices, and ended up selecting Cancun as our destination and…

A trick to navigating a new country without Internet

Landing in Europe Since arriving in Europe about four months ago, I’ve had the opportunity to explore 12 countries and over 24 cities to date. Travelling has allowed…

Keeping track of your spending as an exchange student

It’s been a month and a half since I first ventured out into living in Copenhagen as an exchange student. Over this time, I’ve myself struggled with managing my personal finances despite building out extensive spreadsheets that would only require me to plop in a few numbers as time went on. I’ve also spoken to many other exchange students who have crumbled and given up with managing their spending while studying (or travelling).