Tag Result For: Paragliding

  • Caroline
  • Furman University
  • 2017 Fall

An Ode to the Small Towns 10/23/17

           Ciao tutti! This past weekend, several Cimbians and I took a break from travelling and stayed local in Paderno. It was a much needed break from the rush of seeing a new place, and we had a blast exploring all the area has to offer. It made me particularly appreciative […]

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  • Phillip
  • Western Michigan University
  • 2015 Fall

An Adventurer’s Guide to the Dolomite Mountains: Paragliding from Mount Grappa 11/02/15

It was October 15th, 2015 – the day of my 20th birthday. This is the day I was scheduled to paraglide over Mount Grappa. I decided every birthday from here on out should be a memorable one. The company who took us up in the air was easy to reach and he even gave us […]

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  • Kelsey V.
  • Purdue University
  • 2015 Spring

Ode to CIMBA 04/20/15

I’m incredibly lucky. I’ve seen more of the world at 21 years old than some people will see their entire lives.  I climbed 463 stairs to the top of the Duomo to overlook the red-brick rooftops of Florence. I walked the streets of the Gothic Quarters in Barcelona. I paddleboated in the lake of Buen […]

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  • Katie
  • University of Minnesota-Duluth
  • 2015 Spring

Adrenaline Rush 03/06/15

“The trail is the thing, not the end of the trail. Travel too fast and you miss all that you are traveling for.” —Louis L’Amour These wise words were engrained in my mind as I persevered to the peak of Mount Grappa. Early Saturday morning, my global economics professor kindly offered to drive me to the base of Mount Grappa. I […]

On top of the world
Up, up, and away!
Hanging out 5,800 feet above sea level
The view from the trail
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  • Kelsey V.
  • Purdue University
  • 2015 Spring

A Weekend of Adventure 03/04/15

This weekend, I decided to stay back at campus and have a more laid-back weekend since next weekend begins our 10-day long travel break- “spring break”. Over spring break, I will see 4 different countries in 10 days. I will visit Budapest (Hungary), Vienna (Austria), Munich (Germany) and Prague (Czech Republic). I’m stoked! On Friday […]

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  • John
  • University of Delaware
  • 2014 Spring

An Unexpected Surprise, Finals Week, Paragliding and Saying Goodbye 04/09/14

As I sit here in my house in South Jersey, it still seems unreal that I will not be returning to my Italian dorm.  Finals week sped by in a blur.  Unlike a normal finals week where students remain cooped in their rooms or the library studying all day and night, this finals week was […]

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