MSMU Travels

Tips for Planning a Trip To Italy

So, you’re sitting in your home, done with the day’s Zoom calls and remote work, no doubt in your pajamas, debating if you should watch Netflix or just scroll Twitter for that evening’s entertainment. But right now, neither of these activities really excite you, and you’d rather dream of something […]

Flashback to the Falls #MountMartes

Hola Mounties, and welcome back to another #MountMartes blog posts. Throughout this quarantine, I have been reminiscing on my time spent in Ecuador, and one of the best and most beautiful sights I saw was the Pailon del Diablo waterfall in Baños, Ecuador. We stopped here on our drive from […]

Budgeting Tips for Studying Abroad

Hey guys! I hope that you are all doing well amid the lockdown. Things do not seem to be getting better, but I hope that we can see some change in the next few weeks. As regards to this blog, with the semester rapidly coming to an end, we thought […]

Tips to Prepare for a Semester Abroad

Good afternoon! Welcome back to another #HolyThursday post. Today’s post will deviate from my normal theme so that I can provide you all with some tips for preparing to leave the United States for a semester abroad.  First, it is important to understand far in advance the logistical details of […]

14 Days Later #MountMartes

Hi Mounties! Welcome back to another #MountMartes blog post. Today, April 7th, 2020, is officially the 2-week mark of all Cuenca study abroad students coming home due to the coronavirus. Since we are officially through the 14-day quarantine in our homes, I thought it would be interesting to explain the […]