I’ve subscribed to a great e-newsletter for the past year or so called The Displaced Nation. It focuses on news, information and observations for both expats and people who love to travel. 68 more words
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What is a Paisa?
Colombia is divided into several ‘departamentos’ (states), dominated by regional identities. We live in the state of Antioquia, which is the home of the “Paisa.” Stretching from the edges of coffee country almost to the coast, Paisas roam the land with their signature kindness and dishes dominated by beans, rice, chicharon, and chorizo. 648 more words
In Japan almost everyone hangs out their laundry to dry rather than using costly, energy-guzzling clothes dryers. Foreigners have no problems complying, but one quickly learns that underwear is special–you don’t hang it out with the rest of your clothes where others might see it (or try to see it). 2,272 more words
I have been selected by Tish Farrell Writer On The Edge to participate in the 5 photos – 5 days challenge. Challenge rules: Post a photograph each day for 5 consecutive days and tell a story about each photo. 765 more words