Posts by Kendrick


Updated on: 05/30/18Italy is famous for its historical sites and culture. But one thing they would tell you about Italy is how rampant racism is, especially towards Asians. During my travels in the country, I experienced a lot of it. It All Began on the Train Ride In It all started when I switched from a Swiss train to an Italian train when I crossed the border to Italy. Upon switching trains, I encountered a woman who was giving me a...

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Updated on: 11/21/17After going to London to visit a friend, my next stop was Scotland where I was about to visit another friend living by Aberdeen. I booked a flight landing in Edinburgh, where I would have an entire day to explore, before catching a bus that will take me to Aberdeen. Edinburgh Blew Me Away I caught a tram going from the airport to city centre and I was immediately blown away by what I saw! As of writing this...

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Updated on: 05/30/18One of the most surprising experiences I had while volunteering in Gdansk, was teaching English to Polish teens. I’ve always had this assumption that teenagers are trouble makers, who only want to act cool. And while there is definitely some truth to that statement, that was definitely not what I experienced while volunteering in Poland. A Great Place to Teach English in Poland Gdansk is located in the Northern...

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Updated on: 03/6/18While looking at the world map, I stumbled upon this tiny country that is strangely completely surrounded by Italy. I thought to myself…I wonder what’s there? Since planning my trip to Europe, I decided to make it my mission to visit San Marino. Exploring the Landlocked Country of San Marino Claimed to be one of the oldest republics in the world, San Marino is a wealthy country that relies heavily on its banking and...

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Updated on: 11/8/17After visiting the tiny country of San Marino, my mission was to visiting other small European countries of Liechtenstein, Andorra, and Monaco. There isn’t too much to do in these countries, but they are good places to visit if you enjoy visiting places that aren’t packed with tourists. First stop, Liechtenstein! Liechtenstein is a landlocked country neighbouring Switzerland and Austria. To reach Liechtenstein, you...

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