Tag: Public Transportation

Public Transport in Grenoble (Alissa De Valk)

Looking back on my semester in France, I can’t believe how quickly it has gone and how many things I got used to that I know I thought were unusual when I arrived. One of the main things was the transportation system, and everything that goes…

Ryanair (Tom Mauthe)

Those of you who are studying abroad in the future will come to know the Ryanair airline service.  When making plans to travel around Europe, Ryanair’s price for traveling between countries will appear too good to be true.  You will absolutely love Ryanair until your first…

Happy Days on the Emerald Isle (Jenny Cheke)

The four-month mark is coming right around the corner, which means my time here on the Emerald Isle is almost over. This is a feeling that I am not quite sure how to explain. I am very excited to go back home and see all of…

From Here to There (Ashley Polomis)

After traveling to a variety of places I thought it was interesting to see how each city differs in their public transportation.  In London there is the ever so famous Underground or tube as well as the classic bright red double-decker buses and their convenient city…

Taxi Cab Confessions (Matt Cahill)

Coming into Dublin I did not know much, but over the past couple months I have learned a lot from the locals. When we first got here, people on the street would walk with us to where it was we were asking them was. One main…

Safety Comes First (Megan Soukup)

Safety is very important in Italy. There are a lot of people driving motorized vehicles in the city and everyone wears helmets. In the United States, some people were helmets while some people don’t because there is no law saying that they need to wear helmets…

Planes, Trains, and Automobiles (Katie Baumgartner)

A huge part of studying abroad is actually having the ability to travel during your semester away. Since I have been in London, I have been able to travel to Ireland twice, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, and will be traveling to France tomorrow. Needless to say, I…

Living the Dream (Taylor Tencate)

I can honestly say, I never really thought I would ever study abroad.  It had always been just a dream, a fantasy I never thought would come true, but then the amazing opportunity came up to go to London and I couldn’t turn it down. When I…