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Remembering The Camelot Era: JFK And Jackie O, Around The World

BY WENDY HUNG This weekend marks the solemn anniversary of President John F. Kennedy’s passing. A favorite president gone too soon; whisked away by a shocking tragedy, leaving the rest of the world still wondering today. Around the country, citizens remember that fateful November in 1963, when and where they were hammered with the news […]

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100 Days of Summer! #98 – Go to Austria and Check Out The Vienna Festival

BY TEAM JST Over the past months, we’ve given you plenty of reasons to visit Vienna. For six weeks in May and June, it is the Vienna Festival every year that brings culture, art and social content to Austria. The festival first began in 1951, to prove to the world that despite horrid aftermath of World World […]

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Leaked But Quickly and Officially Released: World’s 50 Best Restaurants 2013

BY WENDY HUNG Leaked a bit earlier than expected this year by Spain’s El Pais and Brazil’s Folha de Sao Paolo, San Pelligrino’s annual World’s 50 Best Restaurants list has been officially released. Unfortunately, a number of top American restaurants from last year’s list have been lowered in the ranks, except for Eleven Madison Park in New York City that […]

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Discovering Vienna’s Museums: Saving Euros While Getting Your Culture Fix

BY OLIVIA MOLINEUX Vienna is one of the most culturally rich cities in the world.  The heart of the city contains a plethora of museums in beautiful buildings that hold incredible treasures.  It’s hard to know where to begin and how to see as much as possible while having enough Euros left over for a […]

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Escaping and Embracing the Cold in Vienna: Great Places to Enjoy a Viennese Winter

BY OLIVIA MOLINEUX It may be too cold to sit outside for lunch at the Naschmarkt, or to ride the Ferris wheel at Prater, but it’s not a surprise that the city with the best quality of life has lots of great things to do during the winter.  Here are a few places for escaping […]

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2012 Taught Me to Take Advantage of Everything Vienna Has to Offer

BY OLIVIA MOLINEUX A year ago, I fit my life into two suitcases and took off for Vienna. I knew almost nothing about the city, knew no one there, and didn’t even know how to say hello in German.  Though that sounded crazy to my family and friends, it was exactly what I wanted from […]

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A Beginners Guide to Skiing in the Alps: Escape the City During European Winter

BY OLIVIA MOLINEUX When people ask me what the best and worst experiences I had while living in Europe were, my answer is the same. Downhill skiing in the Alps was one of the most incredible, and terrifying experiences of my life. This is how I survived. In Europe during the winter, you must go […]

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