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My round the world trip

Where I’m going

On March 21st 2016 I will be leaving England for good (only joking mum I promise I’ll come back) and heading to my first stop India. 233 more words

Airport

Good Morning Vietnam! First Impressions and Visa Advice for Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

We arrived after about 24 hours of travel (ok we spent quite a bit of time at the Delhi Airport because we were so excited to leave- all in all we arrived about 10 hours before flight time so the 24 hour travel time sounds more impressive than it is).  710 more words

RTW Trip

David Morgan O'Connor Introduction (University of New Mexico '18)

Migration, emigration, re-immigration, what-have-you…

I enter the immigration line at Lax. US-Resident or Visitor? First decision on terra firma. Guess which line is longer. I am somewhere in between, always. 566 more words

MFA

It's Passport time again

Most photographers shoot passport pictures and we are no exception.

At the moment we’re mostly finding that it’s parents sorting out passport and visa pictures for their children at the last minute as well as emergency passports for adults who suddenly realise that there current ones are out of date. 97 more words

Literary Communication and the Visa Problem

Even Lebanese novelist Elias Khoury — an author and scholar of international standing and the anchor of Shubbak’s literary events — took time out of his compelling Sunday-evening discussion with Marina Warner to discuss his problems getting a visa to come to the Shubbak Festival: 652 more words

Shubbak Festival 2015

The Tyranny of Airport Security

July 29th 2015

*BEEP-BE-BE-BEEP! BEEP-BE-BE-BEEP!*

I roll over and fumble to silence my unnecessarily obnoxious alarm. I peer at my phone’s tiny screen: 5am on Thursday morning. 1,815 more words

East Africa