Whitman Wire

The Importance of Traveling with Like-Minded People

A canal in Venice.
February 10, 2014

My week-long trip to Italy started out as a disaster. Not only was our train to Florence canceled two times due to snow, but our first encounter with staff from the Austrian train company, Ã–BB, left...

The Maté’s Finally Tasting Better

Mate and Bizcochuelo
August 3, 2011

So yes, I was a bit infatuated for a while. But it did eventually start to settle in: My first trip outside of the house without Gabi (my mom) was the scariest event of my life. Although the city is beautiful,...

Load more stories
Whitman news since 1896
tourist