The CEA excursion to Český rájis my next favorite memory. With the physically and mentally exhausting activities, the trip allowed me to meet others and become closer to the friends I already had. In addition, I was able to see the beautiful country side of the Czech Republic.
The third moment that is on the top of my mind is the lighting of the Christmas tree in Old Town Square. As my friends and I huddled in the frigid air sipping on mulled wine, we counted down with the crowd.. tři..dva..jeden.. and the square was lightened with a beautiful light show from the tree and holiday music from the live orchestra.
My family traveling across the ocean to visit me in Prague is another favorite memory. I was fortunate that both my parents, sisters, brother-in-law, and soon to be brother-in-law came to see me! We visited Dublin, Ireland, and Dresden, Germany, together at the beginning of their trip and then flew to Prague for the remaining week. I was able to show them my university, apartment, and favorite sites.
The last memory that prominently stands out in my mind is my last night in Prague singing and giggling with good friends as we paraded through the streets of Prague. We were able to have one more night of all of us together in the city that formed our friendship, which was bittersweet.
Read more about our CEA Content Creators.