What No One Will Tell You About College

I know I normally write posts about travel, but I am first and foremost a college student. I feel at this point in my college career I have (at least a small amount) of advice to offer. You will get lonely. It’s inevitable. Especially during your first few weeks in college you will be homesick…

Arts and Crafts Festival – Fairhope, Alabama

Fairhope, Alabama is already one of the most picturesque towns in Baldwin County and its annual Arts and Crafts Festival is no exception. Set along the entire downtown area it takes and entire afternoon to cover the entirety of the festival. From quirky figurines made from soda cans to intricate, handmade jewelry, there is something…

Tips for First Time Cruisers

Cruises are one of the most popular ways to vacation. From the on-board entertainment to the destinations, cruises are one way to travel in style and experience some amazing cities along the way. I personally have only been on one cruise, but some things you learn very quickly and what to do on a cruise…

The Importance of Having a Hobby as a College Student

College is hard. I don’t think that this is really a surprising statement. The thing is, college isn’t supposed to be easy, it is supposed to prepare you for your future career. Along with all of your exams, essays and presentations, it is important to have an outlet outside of your college life to relax….

Mardi Gras – Mobile, Alabama

Just about everyone has heard of Mardi Gras and probably has an idea in their minds of what it is. Unfortunately, many only credit New Orleans with the beginning and the continuing festivities that have become a trademark of the Mardi Gras season. Mardi Gras actually began in Mobile, Alabama in the late 1800s and…