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Grab Your Keys and Go (Key) West

HANG WITH HEMINGWAY: While you can’t technically hang with Hemingway, you can still eat at one of his frequented spots, Sloppy Joe’s. Located right in the middle of Duval Street, it’s a perfect meal stop during your adventures!

Emma Edmund, Web Editor

February 16, 2017

With a four day weekend coming up, many Berkeley students are looking for a place to relax after getting back into the school routine. Luckily for us, just a few hours away is Key West, a funky beach town that lets you escape the stress of second semester. If you’re looking for relaxed vibes and b...

Your Travel Guide to Hogwarts

NIGHTTIME IN ENGLAND: At night, Hogwarts looks blue in the moonlight. It's not that scary, unless you want to go into the Forbidden Forest. Most students just stick to the Restricted Section of the library.

Emma Edmund, Web Editor

November 3, 2016

No matter how old we grow, every year we wait for the letter announcing our invitation to attend the Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. And with the recent release of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child as well as the pending release of the upcoming film, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Th...

Trick-or-Treat Florida!

HALLOWEEN HORROR NIGHTS: Take a trip to Universal Studios and enjoy Halloween Horror Nights while you and zombies roam Diagon Alley and The Mummy Ride.

Emma Edmund, Web Editor

October 31, 2016

We’ve all been there. That moment when you realize Halloween falls at the most inconvenient time — whether it’s right before a history research paper is due or right before a big test. And this year is no different, with Halloween falling on a Monday. For Berkeley students in tenth and eleventh ...

Spring Into Disney Springs


Emma Edmund, Web Editor

October 21, 2016

  Living in Florida, Berkeley students are blessed with a wide range of world-class amusement parks not only in Tampa, but nearby in Orlando. One of the best amusement parks in the world-- Disney World-- is practically in our backyard. Unfortunately, tickets to these parks are often super e...

Beignets for Days (Four Days to be Exact)

BEIGNETS AND COFFEE: Try Cafe au Lait with the beignets at Cafe du Monde — that's a delicious pair!

Emma Edmund, Web Editor

October 5, 2016

Spend this year’s long weekend in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Summer School — But Not in the Way You’d Expect

LONDON BRIDGE (OR NOT): The Tower Bridge shines bright with new blue paint, but isn't the London Bridge, which is surprisingly less eye-catching than this one.

Emma Edmund, Web Editor

September 27, 2016

Six female Berkeley students study abroad in England for a month.

Welcome to Oh! The Places You Should Go

AROUND THE WORLD:  The places Emma Edmund covers aren’t limited to just the United States.  Students should feel free to suggest some destinations around the world that should be covered in Oh! The Places You Should Go...

Emma Edmund, Web Editor

September 7, 2016

This new travel column will have you packing your bags and heading out to explore the world.