Australia TRAVEL in Cairns

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◦ After spending some time in Sydney, the Australia group made their way north up the east coast to Cairns via a 3-hour plane ride where they tried vegetable samosas, an authentically made Australian snack. ◦ Many of the group went skydiving at Tandem Cairns as soon as they all landed. Jumping from 14,000 ft, […]

The Island of Capri in Naples, Italy: Gannon TRAVEL

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On this day, we had the opportunity to explore the island of Capri in Naples, Italy. It was an amazing site with beautiful scenery. I was overwhelmed by the beauty of the island. Everyone was friendly and I got the chance to appreciate the authenticity that came with Capri. We took a boat tour of […]

Australia TRAVEL in Sydney

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As soon as the Australian Travel group landed in Sydney, they went straight to a walking tour of the Sydney Opera House. During the tour, the group learned about the history and architecture of the building. The group was also able to witness the Australian ballet and Symphony practicing. The next day, the group went […]

Second Entry from Italy, Gannon TRAVEL

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Second day of our trip in Italy, we had some Italian breakfast in the morning, then headed to the train station, we then took the bus to Positano where we enjoyed the beautiful views of the village and mountains of the Amalfi Coast. After that we had lunch at one of the local restaurants, then […]

Thursday in Mérida: Uayma and Cenote

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After waking up from spending a night under the stars in our hammocks, we were greeted to a lovely breakfast prepared by members of the church. Along with the traditional eggs and pancakes, we also enjoyed a dish called chilaquiles which consists of layers of tortillas, chicken, and tomatoes. Afterwards, we made our way to […]

Monday in Mérida: Mission of Friendship

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Monday was a great day for our group!  We spent the day learning about the various programs of the Mission of Friendship. In the morning, we visited the daycare and played with the kids. There were lots of bubbles and we even tried hopscotch! We learned that the daycare serves families who cannot afford regular […]

Thailand TRAVEL Trip, Days 1-8

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“We first visited Bangkok, where we were able to tour a variety of temples including the Grand Palace, Wat Po, and Wat Arun. All of the different temples had their own beautiful and intricate designs! While in Bangkok, we also visited the Asiatique market where we embarked on a dinner cruise and further explored the […]

First Entry from Italy, Gannon TRAVEL

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On May 15th, after many hours of traveling, we finally arrived in Naples. Our group did an extensive amount of planning and researching prior to the trip, however, everything was extremely new for us once we got off the airplane. We got our luggage and went through the process of currency exchange, which for some […]