A day at the beach
As a child, I would often relish those fun-filled, joyous family outings. Along with my irritating little sister and adoring parents, we would speed off in the car ready to create a new adventure and take a plenty of pictures to add to the collection in the family album. An experience...
Families Are Forever
July 24, 2009 was our last day of our family’s vacation with our friends, the
Herringtons and the Halversons. It had started off like every other vacation day but ended
with a life changing event.
I woke up that eventful day, scarfed down my breakfast like a pig that hadn’t eaten in
FIRST TIME IN HAWAII
My first experience in Honolulu, Hawaii was really,really exciting and unforgettable. It's a beautiful and tropical land full of wildlife and amazing things...
My Summer Vacation
My summer vacation was really fun and I enjoyed every minute of it. The first day of my
Summer vacation was boring, but I knew it would be because it was the first day. I spent
Almost my entire summer vacation with Astrid and my cousin as well as my family.
My Last Vacation On my last vacation, I went to Puerto Rico with my family. My family included my mom, my dad, my little brother, and my cousin. We went for one week; for the first five days, we stayed in, a perfect beachside town on the west side of the island. The last two days, we stayed in...
“Your English is very good!”…”Thank you! I never went to school”. It was around noon. She went through a small street in Hoi An, Vietnam. It was very exhausting to get cheap accommodation and Betty was almost ready to give up looking. Then she appeared – Phi. At this moment Betty did not know that she...
Background The family I was born into could be considered your average American family, two loving parents with a daughter and a son. Being raised in Pensacola Florida instilled much knowledge in me about the ocean, the beach, and fishing, traits that I would carry with me for the rest of my life. My dad, a...
WHO CAN WE BLAME
Ezerick L. Alexander
WHO CAN WE BLAME
Growing up I can remember when the price of gas was right under a dollar, that when you could go to the gas pump an actually fill your car up for fifteen dollar, when you could go to...
My Weekend Vacation
By Eve Billings
Over the weekend I went to universal studio with my little brother, friends and their three kids. We all got in the van and drove five hours to Los Angeles. And...
HOW I SPENT MY SUMMER VACATION
MY SUMMER VACATION STARTED ON APRIL 13. DURING HOLIDAYS, I WAS READING STORY
BOOKS AND I SAW SO MANY CINEMAS. THEN I WENT TO DIFFERENT CLASSES TO ENHANCE MY
KNOWLEDGE SKILLS DURING HOLIDAYS.
ON MAY 1 WE STARTED OUR JOURNEY WITH MY FAMILY TO KOLKATA. IN KOLKATA I SAW...
time I went to cabo San Lucas Mexico
There once was a time that I went to cabo San Lucas Mexico with my family. The reason that this trip was so special too was because I got to spend a whole week with my grandparents, aunts and uncles and most importantly my parents. When we first got we went to are...
middle of June and the time had emerged for my annual family beach vacation. Saturday upon arrival, the entire town was buzzing with positive vibes. I pulled up to the beach house, stepped out of my car, and welcomed the salty air with open arms. The beach has always felt like home to me and I had spent...
A Beach Trip To Remember
For our sixteenth birthday, my mom took my twin sister Candace and me to the beach. Chris and Ryan our boyfriends, went with us. My eighteen year old brother Mark also tagged along. We stayed at a friend’s house in Myrtle Beach. My birthday trip to the beach was exciting and...
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A Trip To The Beach
It is very exciting to go to a place, like the beach for the first time. I remember when I went to the beach. I was like six years old and very excited and happy. One week before going to the beach I could not sleep just thinking how fun it was...
vacation. Rachel went to Bermuda, Grace went to Florida, and guess where I got to go?!?!Nowhere! My family never goes on vacations. So I was stuck home for a week without my two best friends. I wasn’t going to just sit home and feel sorry for myself though. I decided to be ‘clever’ as my mother said and...
My happy place
I have so many happy places, but my favorite one is located in Spain. It’s a beach house where I grew up with my mom’s family. I went all summers and short holidays. My grandparents bought it long before I was born, my mom and uncle basically grew up there too. So my mom knew all my...
destinations that attract visitors and tourists today. Two of my favorite vacations were during the summer months following my completion of fifth and sixth grade. When I was in fifth grade, our family vacationed at the Atlantis Resort in the Bahamas. We went to Wildwood Crest, New Jersey the following year after...
Bath Beach is located in the Southwest part of Brooklyn, between Dyker Heights and Coney Island. My town’s relative location is southern Brooklyn that runs along the Belt Parkway. I am one block from 86th Street and two blocks from the Belt Parkway. The absolute location of my...
June of 2012 when my family and I were visiting Virginia Beach, VA. I had been on this route many times before but had never seen anything as bizarre as I had witnessed that night. It was in the early hours of the morning, probably between 1:30 and 3:30 AM. I was riding a minivan with my 13-year-old cousin...
A Day at the Beach
When I was in fifth grade I went to Cancun, Mexico with my family. It was an adventure of a lifetime that I will never forget. The entire trip my family and I bonded.
During our seven day trip we spent a good portion of our time at the beach. At the resort, they...
to go on our family reunion. Are you packed?” Aunt Zelda yelled. “She is going to be so psyched when she figures out the family secret!” She said to Aunt Hilda. I lived with both my aunts because my father is always doing something in the galaxy and because there is the fact that my mother will turn...
My Summer Vacation
My summer started on the day I graduated. At first it was a little sad to me because it had
meant that my high school years were over and I wouldn’t be able to see all my friends as much
anymore. I soon figured out that...
I’m going to be talking about a really close family friend we had in Brazil. His name is Alex and he was born September 17th, 1966. He’s a 36 year old recovering drug addict living with Aids. He has told me he has done a lot in my life that he regrets, but he doesn’t regret sharing his experiences...
My First Trip to Galveston Beach
My family has always wanted to take a trip down to Galveston during the torrid summer. It was an exciting feeling to get away from the dry heated bustle of summer living in Dallas. Every summer, my family packs up and hits the superhighway...
to visit. My favorite place to go is Florida. Florida is full of fun things to do. This last March, I went to Florida to visit my relatives. I’m going to share about my family being there, some fun I had, and my best fishing trip.
I have two side of family, my Mom’s and my Dad’s side. My mom’s side...
unsettling the hot sand beneath my feet. I run to the ocean, disturbing the calm water as I dive in. The water surrounds me, engulfing me in its warmth. I am now at peace. For right now, at this moment, I am one with the water and the salt and the sand, and everything is okay. All my problems are washed away...
arrived, my parents have decided to bring me and my little brother, Shephard to go on a vacation at (Beach name).We have already planned this trip a few months ago and have done all our preparations.We were very excited to go on this trip because we have not went on a family trip since I was 12.
should we go for end of summer trip?
Vacations were never something I took. I remember as a child my family took two vacations one was a trip to Hershey Park and the other was a trip to King’s Dominion Virginia. I remember that trip to Hershey Park really well because I really enjoyed it. We took the...
A most special person in my life
Except my family, there is one person, Thu Cuu, who I will always remember and respect because of her personalities, she is kind and also she is the one I love. Nothing is impossible with her no matter what is it, where is it and why is it, that is what I learn from...
My Best Vacations
You may never think how a simply vacations can change your life. I was very excited about the idea of spend 10 days in the beaches from the states of Sonora & Sinaloa also the sun, the sand and the beautiful girls that follows a great beach. Last vacations I spent in Sonora & Sinaloa...