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Greek Coffee at its Finest

By Leah Mangold, Arcadia in Greece Summer It takes Giannis Bratsolias 126 seconds to make my iced coffee. He brings it to… More

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Greek Coffee at its Finest

Leah Mangold June 10, 2017

By Leah Mangold, Arcadia in Greece Summer It takes Giannis Bratsolias 126 seconds to make my iced coffee. He brings it to me with a smile; one hand holding the blended drink, the other holding a glass of cold water.  I am the first and only one here… More

Day Trip to Aegina Island

Leah Mangold June 6, 2017

By Leah Mangold, Arcadia in Greece Summer The only time I really dislike traveling is when I feel like an outsider, a true “tourist.” My most interesting experiences tend to be unplanned; things that seem ordinary for locals seem extraordinary when I… More

Much Ado About Athens

Leah Mangold June 1, 2017

By Leah Mangold, Arcadia in Greece Summer It's been two weeks since I arrived in Athens, and I think I am finally adjusted to the laundry-on-the-clothes-line, feta-cheese-with-everything, laid back way of life.  I absolutely love my little apartment… More

The Food Experience

Giselle Payan October 4, 2016

I've been here almost three weeks now. I've tried to take a few steps on my own, but for the most part, I travel with my roommates or other students. Initially when I travelled anywhere on my own, my heart would pound and I began sweating bullets, nervous… More

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