<p>Hello! My name is Hope Yi. I am a sophomore at Emory University majoring in International Studies and minoring in Global Health, Culture, and Society. I am a complete dork who loves spontaneity and adventure. I grew up in Phoenix, Arizona and absolutely love traveling, heights, being basic, and random things.</p>
Blogs by Hope Yi
It is the end. Rome wasn't my first choice, but it is now. Here is why.
One Last Trip in Italia
Before we left, I wanted to go to one more place in Italy. Here is my last trip during the IES Abroad program to Catania and Taormina, Sicily.
Last Week Abroad
From finals to goodbyes, here is a rough compilation of the many emotions that arise at the conclusion of a dream.
Crazy Travel Experiences
Always expect the unexpected. That's part of the stress and joy of traveling. The unexpected is the sprinkle of fun in traveling. Here are several unexpected...
Travel Tips for College Students
Weekend trips to different countries are almost a part of the lifestyle of studying abroad. Here are a couple travel tips for students traveling across Europe.
Inevitable Complications of Traveling
The realities of traveling are difficult to document. Behind the beautiful views and once-in-a-lifetime experiences that can be seen through pictures, there are...
Yes, it is important to travel to different countries while studying abroad, but it is also important to explore and experience the country you are studying...
A Day in the Life of a Study Abroad Student
Classes are different. Transportation is different. Food is different. Life is different. Here is a look of an average day in Rome.
Settling into Roma
I have been in Rome for about two and a half weeks already. Here is a glimpse of my first week attending orientation and settling in my apartment, learning to...
5 Essentials for International Travel
Here are five essentials for me as I prepare for my semester abroad. Some are logistical items that everybody needs to consider before going abroad and others...