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Get Lost In Your Own Backyard

When you’re making your way to a familiar place, have you ever considered turning left instead of right? Transitioning from routine to adventure? You don’t have to travel halfway around the world to feed your wanderlust. 226 more words


Culture Shock when Traveling (My View)

I’ve been traveling for a while now (since I was about 16 years old) and I have always thought of myself to be adaptable and understanding of different cultures. 479 more words

A Sleepless Eremite

“Bright star, would I were steadfast as thou art.”

 Or would I? The simplest definition of the word is “fixed in direction”. Looking back on the last years of my life, the idea is laughable. 316 more words


How to get started on your exchange in Singapore

The choice of going on an exchange is not as easy as it may seem. It can be one of the biggest and most difficult decisions you will make at such a young age. 543 more words

A Sandstorm experience in Kuwait

I often asked our office janitor why he doesn’t clean the windows. He replied : ” Its no use, it will be dusty again tomorrow “. 687 more words


Going to Guatemala

I leave for Guatemala in 9 days and tonight I’m sitting here making packing and to-do lists with glee, looking forward to going shopping this weekend for Goodwill clothes to work in and things I’m going to end up discarding. 794 more words

Haris in Kuwait : The Good, The Bad & the Ugly

What is a Haris?

If you’re in Kuwait, I am sure you have your own story to tell about this “King Of the Building “ 869 more words