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A Shock to The the System

At the end of my first week in Chiang Mai, I still wasn’t convinced I was cut out for travel. It was all still so fresh that it stung a little. 1,076 more words

Culture Shock


Last week was hard. The hardest yet, in fact. The weekend before we had a friend to stay, so we went out Friday and Saturday night, and spent the whole of Sunday daytime in Panorama Bar in the Berghain. 145 more words


The five things I didn't think I'd miss...

1. Gallon milk

At this point I just miss milk that comes in a jug. And that’s that I don’t even drink milk. But having a 17 month old and a husband who is obsessed with milk in his coffee have made me miss it so much. 731 more words


Spring Shower

This is my spring shower,

One which I created,

By leaving prematurely,

From a visit much belated.

The more I cry the more the rain… 71 more words

Battling Nostomania: Survival Tips for Homesickness

Neha Lalchandani gives the low-down on how to escape those homesick blues.

No matter how excited you may be about university life, even the most independent students can find themselves struck with homesickness. 646 more words

Uni Life

Carrying Home: The Work of Do-ho Suh

Our experience of home deepens and changes with time. Does moving away from our roots help us understand them better?

Do-ho Suh grew up fascinated by the sea. 502 more words


Quote for Today: Herman Hesse

A longing to wander tears my heart when I hear trees rustling in the wind at evening. If one listens to them silently for a long time, the longing reveals its kernel, its meaning. 53 more words

Quote For Today