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Travel Guide: A Week in Madrid This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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Located in the midpoint of Spain, the capital, Madrid has always been a place that represents all of Spain’s regions. Just as famous for flamenco dancing as Seville and as famous for Cathedrals as Andalusia, Madrid will give you a piece... (more »)
Rio Kicks New Orleans Butt
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Mr. Johnson says, “New Orleans kicks Rio’s butt.”                 Ms. Ramos says, “Whatever! Rio is wayyy better.”                 Jaya and Jasmine say, “Rio is obviously better.”... (more »)
rio sucks?
Do you know why New Orleans is better than Rio? I know why, because Rio does not have the things that New Orleans has, like there music, there so good food, there above ground tombstones, and there Mardi Gras.         New Orleans has... (more »)
The Amazement Of New Orleans
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“Bro New Orleans is better.” “Nah bruh Rio is hella better.” Rio de Janeiro is famous for its’ Carnivals, Samba, and most of all King Momo. People travel all over the world for Brazils famous Carnival, having to do with King Momo and... (more »)
New Orleans: The Most Intresting City in the World
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    What is the best city out there? Obvious New Orleans, it’s even better than Rio at least to most people in Mr. Johnson’s classroom. They might have a few things that might be cool but they don’t have classic and original things like... (more »)
The Incredible City
By , sacramento, CA
What’s better New Orleans or Rio? In my opinion New Orleans is way better because of its culture that they have and that energy that people have makes it one of the best places in the world. Rio has good beaches but it doesn’t have the best... (more »)
Kraft Mac and Cheese Is No Longer For Me
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     I’ve been eating Kraft mac and cheese for sixteen years! Okay, maybe not sixteen, but as long as I’ve had teeth, okay no; as long as I’ve known Kraft mac and cheese existed, and had that ever savory first bite, I have eaten solely... (more »)
My trip to florida
                  I’m writing this essay to explain the positives and negatives of my trip to Florida. It all dates back to 2010, when I was about 10. We had to save up all year but it was... (more »)
No one will understand
  This story I will talk about was when I went to El Salvador. I went to El Salvador to visit family, and to look/travel around. Went to beaches, went to the capital of El Salvador, San Salvador. Everything was fun and cool to see stuff we... (more »)
Favorite Place on Earth This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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    For twelve years I lived in Florida. The town had one paved road running through the middle of it, dirt roads branching off it like a spider web. Everything was within walking distance. My mom, her boyfriend, my baby sister and I were... (more »)
Bosnia
I’m around a different culture every day in my house. My family is of Bosnian origin, we speak the language and we even visit family in Bosnia. Our last visit there was the summer of 2013. One thing is for sure, it was very a very different... (more »)
Times Square This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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Huge signs of all shapes and sizes are plastered to the sides of buildings, on top of awnings, and on walls and construction sites everywhere. Glittering lights illuminate every surface; just like the city they are proud to be part of, they... (more »)
Remembering at Yad Vashem This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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The place is called Yad Vashem. It means a place and a name. The ceiling is beautiful, a triangular prism that points at all the right angles, letting the brilliant light of day pour in. The sky is just barely visible, and the trees outside... (more »)
Llama Central This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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The country of Peru is llama central. It’s also an unbelievable destination for a twelve-year-old tourist – one that changed my definition of “vacation.” Women dressed in colorful woven garments roam the streets with... (more »)
According to My Mexican Upbringing This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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1. Little girls receive a kitchen play set for their fifth birthday whether they are interested or not. They will be taught to eulogize the real kitchen, waiting for their turn in it until their backbone has committed it to memory... (more »)
Thai New Year This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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It felt like an iceberg had slid down my back, freezing me in my sopping wet shirt. If I’d been used to the cool climate of the Northwest, I might have been better able to handle the cold. But although I was born in Seattle, Washington, I... (more »)
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