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022: Just a small garden

Chelsi was excited, it was the first official day, of her first official workshop. She smiled at the small group of woman standing beside her with her hoe was in her hand. 1,304 more words


Es ist 2015 und die Schwarze Pest ist noch immer da!

Noch immer im 21. Jahrhundert sterben Menschen an der Pest. Hier können Sie mehr darüber Erfahren


The difficulty with Chinese characters

I am glad I live in the U.S. and do not have to worry about writing Chinese characters. My handwriting is bad enough, and I can’t imagine what it would look like if I had to reproduce the complexities of Chinese characters on a regular basis. 147 more words


SFO/LAX to Istanbul, Turkey for $617 Round Trip

Turkish Airlines (a Star Alliance Member) has a great winter fares from SFO/LAX to Istanbul. It will be colder during the months of October and November (in the 40-50s), but that means less crowds and cheaper hotels. 45 more words


Inside the $145 Billion halal tourism market

We don’t often hear the words “halal tourism” here stateside, but the sector is one of the quickest-growing markets within the travel industry — 10% of all travelers in 2014 identified as Muslim, … 306 more words


Week 13: IST

Showers never felt so good.  Not that our shower setup in the village is that bad, but turning a faucet and water flowing out of it is certainly an amazing feeling after you haven’t been able to do it that much for three months.  530 more words

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