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Rural Tourism - Myths and Reality

In the last one year that we have been working in Rural Tourism, we have come across many questions from our travelers that makes me understand the need to answer them on a public forum. 1,001 more words


Travel: The benefits of hosting an exchange student

“Can you help me?!” was the cry from my good friend who works at a local high school. She was in charge of organising homestays for the visiting Year 10 students from Japan and couldn’t find anyone who was willing to have a student stay for ten days. 372 more words


its been a while

Assalamualaikum and hi everyone! its been a while since we last post probably forever right. Why ? What is it us mnm’s were up to while this time? 185 more words


Hanoi Workaway Experience: VietPAN

In three and a half months I’ve participated in two major voluntourism programs: volunteering with elephants, and working at an orphanage.  Both experiences were life changing and greatly influenced my trip for the better. 633 more words


North-facing Room

The north-facing room has beautiful wall paper … with a walk-in closet. This room includes a desk for homework, a queen-sized bed, and access to a very large washroom that is shared with the south-facing room. 25 more words

South-facing Room

h-facThis south-facing room has a beautiful silver patterned wall paper. It includes a matching three-piece bedroom set (which includes a mirror and drawer storage, an armoir, two night stands, and a queen-sized bed), a student’s desk, and has access to a very large washroom that’s shared with the north-facing room. 20 more words

Welcome to China!

This is my first ever blog so bear with me. I’ve never kept a diary so writing as I speak and think is an ability I’ve not attuned. 629 more words