Known as the "Twin Cities", and for the Mall of America, Minneapolis is probably the one place I wish I had more time to explore. I was only here for two days, for a dental school interview at the U of M, and it was unfortunately in the middle of the week. Since I couldn't … Continue reading Minneapolis, MN
My first dental school interview was at NYU, and my parents were so excited that they both came along! This weekend trip was not only amazing because my interview went great, but I got to have a mini vacation with both my parents - something I haven't gotten the chance to do in a long time. … Continue reading New York, NY
In October 2016, my mom and I headed out to L.A for one of my dental school interviews. We stayed an extra day and a half to check out what the City of Angels had to offer. I had already been to LA before but my mom hadn't, so she was really excited to explore. If … Continue reading Los Angeles, California
Grenada is one of the southernmost islands in the Caribbean, and I am extremely lucky to have had the chance to visit twice, within a span of seven months! Grenada has a piece of my heart, and it's not only because my S.O is there for medical school; I have really gotten to know the … Continue reading Grenada, West Indies
Travel Tip: Cheap flights sometimes come with long layovers, but i'm always willing to make an adventure out of it! In 12 hour + layovers, I've taken little excursions in cities like Chicago, Brussels, and Miami. So much can be done in this time - all you have to do is travel smart and maybe … Continue reading Miami: layover
Feburary, 2016 One of my best friends had a Medical School interview at University of Illinois at Chicago and we decided to make a girls trip out of it! Here is a look into our mini adventure: Lou Malnati's Chicago Deep Dish. A book store in Wicker Park that we spent a good amount of … Continue reading Chicago
Dentistry is what I love. Before I explain why I chose this as my career path, here is a little explanation of what it takes to become a dentist: -4 years of Undergraduate Education. -4 years of Dental School. After these four years, depending on your school, you will receive your DMD (Doctor of Medicine in … Continue reading Why Dentistry?
One of my favorite things to do when I travel is to eat out of my comfort zone and try local foods. In my opinion, one culture's authentic cuisine is not only its pride, but its heart and soul, and I love seeking to experience it. Greece is a place where I did do exactly this, … Continue reading 5 must have eats in Greece