Travel Stories

Travel Stories

Iceland: A Surprise Proposal

The kitchen windows held views of snow-capped mountains and Stykkishólmskirkja, the largest church in Stykkishólmur, but I was absorbed in changing the password on...

City Perspectives: Eric Mueller’s Minneapolis, Part II

Eric Mueller (@ericmueller) continues to share his unique perspective of Minneapolis, drawing particular attention to the city's distinctive architecture. Check it out! Between the largest US...

City Perspectives: Eric Mueller’s Minneapolis, Part I

In this week's City Perspectives, Eric Mueller (@ericmueller) invites us to discover his home city of Minneapolis, Minnesota: warm; friendly; accessible; all-American. How long have...

A Walking Tour of Edinburgh

In 2011, Ava Goepfert spent a semester abroad in Edinburgh, Scotland. Her time there was organized by IFSA-Butler, a study abroad provider that has...

Argentine Adventure: Tastes like Red Wine

In the summer of 2013, Leanna Scachetti traveled to Buenos Aires, Argentina. Her time there was organized by IFSA-Butler, a study abroad provider that has...

Questioning Authority on Santiago’s Streets

In 2013, Marielle Petranoff studied abroad in Santiago, Chile. Her time there was organized by IFSA-Butler, a study abroad provider that has sent over 50,000...

Los Vanajeros: 12,000 Miles from Montana to Ecuador

Los Vanajeros - Joel, Madison, Aiden, and Parker - are traveling from Montana to Ecuador - you guessed it, by van (and not just...

Exploring Cluj-Napoca, Transylvania

Transylvania, or ”the land beyond the forest”, is a region in Romania that has always had an aura of mystery and magic surrounding it....

Photo Essay: Travels in Yemen

Curious about what it would be like to travel in Yemen? Jon Collins was; so much so that he took the leap and ventured...