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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!
Your guide to the “Southernmost City in the Continental United States.”
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...

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.
Floo Powder your way to Hogwarts with the help of this travel guide.
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...

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.
Consider celebrating Halloween this year at one of the best Halloween festivities happening around Tampa and Orlando.
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...

Spring Into Disney Springs

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Disney Springs is the perfect stop for a day shopping trip.
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--...

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!
Spend this year’s long weekend in New Orleans, Louisiana.
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.
Six female Berkeley students study abroad in England for a month.
September 27, 2016
Six female Berkeley students study abroad in England for a month.

Un Viaggio in Italia (Translation: Berkeley Students Study in Italy)

COLISEUMS AND MUSEUMS:  Along with visiting different museums, these girls, class of 2019, were able to visit some of the most famous sights of Rome, including the Coliseum.  From left to right: Sabrina Vergara, Bailie Schock, Melinda Lu, Aimee Laxer, Emily-Elizabeth Grams, Lauren Tresser, Adair Nguyen and Juliette Saylor. Photo from Emily-Elizabeth Grams
Students earn an art credit for studying in Florence, Italy.
September 7, 2016
Students earn an art credit for studying in Florence, Italy.

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...
This new travel column will have you packing your bags and heading out to explore the world.
September 7, 2016
This new travel column will have you packing your bags and heading out to explore the world.
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