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Culture Shock? My First Impressions of Living in Beijing

I’m officially living in a foreign city: Beijing, China. This isn’t my first time visiting a foreign country, or even living in a foreign country for an extended period of time. 617 more words


"How's India?"

On account of not having adequate access to Wi-Fi until yesterday, it’s been somewhat difficult to answer that question; I’ve just been directing people to a blog post to be posted eventually. 1,372 more words


Back to Blogging! and onward to Costa Rica!

So it’s been a crazy busy summer full of adventure, both good and bad, but I’ve learned a lot from it that I hope to pass on in the couple weeks as I attempt to catch up on blog posts. 392 more words

Moving into 'rez'

It’s been a busy couple of days since my last post. I have now moved into Cascade where I will be living for the next 8 months. 357 more words

Cascade Hall

Flying from Philly to Dublin

The day of departure out of Philadelphia to Dublin finally arrived, along with more clouds and rain. I couldn’t help but feel nervous about that. However, I still had so much to do before I left for the airport; it seemed to take my mind off of any flight jitters. 741 more words


Settled into El Salvador

I have officially settled into my new home for the next 3 weeks. It’s simple, but it is beautiful and the hospitality is unbelievable. All the meals that we have had here so far have been delicious, our laundry is done for us, and they clean our rooms daily. 252 more words

El Salvador