Shut Up And Go
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Travel pet-peeve: Metal detectors and subsequent full body pat-downs. I’m a surgery patient, friends, not a bomb threat!
As I’ve mentioned before, I’m an advocate of experiencing the whole wide world from where you’re sitting, whether that’s on a train, a plane, or...
By Julia Hamilton
January 22, 2019
8 min read
I don’t know about y’all, but I can hear those sleigh bells not only ringing, but jing ting tingaling, too. Such a bizarre combination can...
December 26, 2018
4 min read
Once you’re out of school, if you went to school, and you’re leaving the comfort of a study abroad department behind, going international starts looking...
December 17, 2018
6 min read
That’s right, y’all. Another poop post on Shut-Up-and-Go-dot-Travel. We all poop, and we all write about it. As for me, I wanted my contribution to...
December 11, 2018
5 min read
When I started looking into study abroad as a freshman in college, I met a travel evangelist whose name I no longer remember. Let’s call...
November 22, 2018
Ah, airports. The Twilight Zone of travel. Where else could you find businesswomen sipping espresso in pantsuits and tennis shoes, a man wearing a neck...
November 15, 2018
I do not appreciate horror. For me, the best parts of the Halloween season include trick-or-treating, babies dressed up as pumpkins, and flickery Jack-O-Lanterns in...
October 24, 2018
7 min read
Traveling isn’t always going to reach Before Sunrise levels of romance, okay y’all? Sometimes you wake up in the morning realizing that last night’s daring...
October 10, 2018
This one goes out to those of y’all who are facing an ending, the inevitable moment when you’re staring down the barrel of that final...
September 27, 2018
This is the story of how I gained ten pounds in two months. I’d have never known, using fanciful excuses to explain away my tightening...
September 14, 2018
The public face of most travelers is usually that of the adventurer: energetic, free, open to anyone and anything. It could be that guy at...
April 04, 2018
9 min read