In his first post, Brandon thinks through his past travel and internship experiences as he prepares to study and intern abroad in Dublin this spring semester.
I have traveled abroad before, but never for such a long span of time and never alone. I have been to Mexico, Bermuda, the British Virgin Islands, Grand Cayman, and Costa Rica. All of these trips were with family and typically lasted, at most, two weeks. I have always wanted to study abroad since high school because I see it as a chance to enrich myself further and see the world in a way that would be otherwise impossible.
When else can you go abroad and experience being a student, a young adult, in a foreign country? I am especially excited to become immersed in a new culture and make local friends outside of my study abroad group.Continue Reading