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Train Traveling

po Over the Thanksgiving Holiday, I got a chance to go home to Jacksonville, Florida for a few days. I always enjoy going home to Florida over the holidays, because instead of dealing with the freezing cold temperatures in Baltimore, Maryland, I get to experience some warm weather for a few days. And see friends and family, of course. It was my first long train ride and here are some of my thoughts Read more »

Lights, Camera, Broadway!

fcec17484cba75485f686bb3ebb9d56a Broadway Musicals! All the lights, the glitzy costumes, the crowds of people make for such an exciting time. This past weekend I headed to NYC to see the brand new Broadway Musical ‘After Midnight’ starring American Idol winner Fantasia and famous actor Dule Hill at the Brooks Atkinson Theater in the center of New York City. Sitting in the second row from the stage, I was proud of the excellent Read more »

Tallahassee, FL: A Little Bit of Everything

558376_10100415853194111_1325740707_n A university Homecoming is an event that occurs at schools all over the United States once a year that typically draws in thousands of alum from all over the place. There are usually crowds of people beaming with school pride- wearing school colors, and waving flags around displaying the school’s logo. I had the pleasure of traveling to Tallahassee, FL recently to attend my alma mater, Florida A&M Read more »

Congratulations, you’re on your way to live abroad!

creditcards1 You’ve worked hard and secured that internship or job abroad. You will be leaving for 6 months, great! Before you leave to embark on your new journey, there are some things that must be taken care of to ensure your time away will go smoothly. 1) What about my monthly bills? Unfortunately, just because you are leaving for 6 months your bills won’t stop coming in the mail. It is very important Read more »

Viva Mexico!

Cabo Camel Ride Deidre1068_n Cabo San Lucas, Mexico Crystal blue water, handmade tortillas, and fun in the sun: Cabo San Lucas has so many different aspects that make for an incredibly beautiful city. I got the opportunity to visit Cabo for 4 days and 3 nights for less than $800.00. This price included a 4 star hotel, all inclusive resort (food, alcoholic and non alcoholic beverages) and a round-trip flight and shuttle to and Read more »

Jaipur, India

India Elephant Ride City Guide: Jaipur, India While vacationing in India, be sure to make a visit to Jaipur also known as India’s “Pink City”. Jaipur, the largest city of Rajasthan is an epitome of magnificence and vibrancy. Important spots not to miss include the Hawa Mahal, Amer Fort, and the many Bazaars (markets), which offer travelers an array of beautiful scenery, shopping, and activities. Hawa Mahal Read more »


Deidre Mathis Deidre is a self-proclaimed "travelholic". She got the travel bug while attending Florida A&M University.  Since then she has traveled to more than 17 countries on 3 continents. She recently earned her Master's Degree at Bowie State University and has 3 international trips and 7 domestic trips planned for the year. She hails from Florida but currently resides in Maryland. Check out her travel Read more »