My First Trip Abroad – The Bahamas

I didn’t do any traveling abroad until after I started college. Family vacations were made up of a (nearly annual) week at the beach with my extended family, two trips to Disney, one weekend skiing in Virginia, and occasional weekends in hotels thanks to my sister’s gymnastics competitions. At 15 I hadn’t been very many places, so you can imagine my shock when my best friend called to ask if I wanted to join her and her mother for a few days at the Atlantis Hotel in the Bahamas for her birthday. I think I shrieked in a way that…
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