Oi Brasil: Belo Horizonte, Brazil

Bom dia / Hello! I recently had the opportunity to travel to Brazil to visit my family. For anyone who doesn’t know, I am half-Brazilian, half-American. My mother was born and raised in Brazil and came to the US when she was 18 as a high school exchange student with Rotary International. I have been…

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I went to the UK: Edinburgh, Scotland

I just spent a week in the U.K. with my fellow french classmate and it was such an awesome experience! We started the trip leaving at midnight Saturday and drove all the way from Chambéry, france, passing through Luxembourg, Belgium and made our way to Amsterdam, Holland where we caught the ferry to take us…

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Journée Rotarienne de Jeunesse: La Rochelle, France

I had the opportunity to travel to La Rochelle, a city on the west coast of France, with 535 other exchange students for a Rotary Conference with the President of Rotary International. We left early Friday morning for the 11 hour bus ride to La Rochelle. Friday night we arrived and met a ton of…

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Tour du Monde

HELLO. OI. HOLA. CIAO. GUTEN TAG. HALLO. NAMASTE. NI HAO. KONNICHIWA. SALUT.   This weekend I had the opportunity to participate in an international culture fair, right here in Chambéry a.k.a. Tour du Monde au Manège representing the United States of America along with people from 40 other countries around the world! This year, the country of…

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