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Fall 7th time, Stand Up 8th.

CANADA | Sun, 20 Apr 2014 | By nurusaurus | Views [1] | Scholarship Entry

Being an international student in Vancouver hailing from a tropical country, this would be my first winter break. It was a break from school but I learnt more than I ever did in class. From Edmonton, my friends arranged a road trip to Sunshine Ski Village ... Read more >

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First time clubbling in Seoul.

SOUTH KOREA | Sun, 20 Apr 2014 | By dreamskoh | Views [6] | Scholarship Entry

I'd never planned the trip by myself, even this is not my first time visiting Seoul. It was totally excited. I put loads of activities that I should do to get a real feeling of being a local Korean. I mean something not that traditional, has to be fun.... Read more >

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out with my friends !

SENEGAL | Sun, 20 Apr 2014 | By dede | Views [5] | Scholarship Entry

I was going out with my friends for shopping and buy something around $ 5 in local currency and seller were given nearly $ 600

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Of peace and madness

PAKISTAN | Sun, 20 Apr 2014 | By walkon | Views [7] | Scholarship Entry

It's 6 pm on Monday 14th April 2014 and almost 40 minutes till sunset. I am sitting high above Lahore's Walled City completely oblivious to the madness at ground level. You see we just got a week long official holiday after two months of working Sundays ... Read more >

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The light in darkness

HAITI | Sun, 20 Apr 2014 | By theworldoutsidethedoorstep | Views [5] | Scholarship Entry

Destruction everywhere. Buildings of concrete collapsed and in piles surrounded by dust. A complete darkness. I am met by the striking view of the tragedy of 2010, where Haiti and the capital of Port au Prince were hit by a deadly earthquake. People from ... Read more >

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About Little Bakeries in Naples

ITALY | Sun, 20 Apr 2014 | By elisa | Views [9] | Scholarship Entry

I always tell my boyfriend that he met me at a very strange time in my life. When he approached me, I wasn’t thinking about whether the encounter would evolve into a relationship, a thought so unlike my former self (who always searched for connections ... Read more >

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10 Days

CANADA | Sun, 20 Apr 2014 | By 041jackson | Views [10] | Scholarship Entry

This morning I woke up, far before my alarm, which is normal for me here. I’m not sure if it’s the temperature, how refreshed I feel, or that maybe I don’t need as much sleep as I do in Canada; perhaps it is because I look forward to the days more than ... Read more >

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Steps

INDONESIA | Sun, 20 Apr 2014 | By passenger | Views [11] | Scholarship Entry

I went to Bali to study dance-drama. At the airport a tiny Balinese man greets me with an instant smile when I approach him. He’s holding a sign that makes me blush: "Todorut – USA." I’m not American but I'm white so it's all the same. Our bodies ... Read more >

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All you need is courage and creativity

NORWAY | Sun, 20 Apr 2014 | By vktoria | Views [13] | Scholarship Entry

It was a rainy day in the fall of 2011. It was that time between summer and christmas, that time when your days becomes a loop of the day before. Nothing new, school, work, sleep and repeat. We used to go out in the weekends but that too seemed like a ... Read more >

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Flashy motorcycles, skyscrapers and mcDonald's

USA | Sun, 20 Apr 2014 | By lauradocon | Views [17] | Scholarship Entry

Feels like it was yesterday. Walking through big avenues, running into strangers and looking surprised at everything around me. Everything was new. Everything was big. I felt like I was in one of the Bruce Willis action-movies when I first landed in in ... Read more >

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ILLEGAL IMMIGRANT

UNITED KINGDOM | Sun, 20 Apr 2014 | By onibell | Views [8] | Scholarship Entry

it was in the summer of that year.Simeon received a call from a dear friend who loved and pitied my life wasting condition in Nigeria.he introduced Simeon to a foreign partner who could help him to get a football club in united kingdom.since he is in ... Read more >

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Discovering Bahia

BRAZIL | Sun, 20 Apr 2014 | By luisfcardoso | Views [8] | Scholarship Entry

Bahia is one of the most richest states in cultural and historical events of Brazil. The fist time that I visited this state, I was a kid and we went to Porto Seguro. There are some islands that you can visit and discover. Most beaches are outstanding ... Read more >

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D.C.'s Grand Sake Tasting Event: A Night of Fancy Booze and Great Conversations

USA | Sun, 20 Apr 2014 | By kurenai | Views [9]

April hit me like a brick of rocks and started off quite shaky. Because of that I haven’t been in the best of moods so when I was offered a spot to volunteer at the annual Taste of Japan Grand Sake Tasting event (part of the National Cherry Blossom ... Read more >

Tags: alcohol, culture, japan, sake, shochu, washington d.c.

The hidden gem that is Nassau

BAHAMAS | Sat, 19 Apr 2014 | By mswanderlust | Views [12] | Scholarship Entry

I’ll never forget the day that I landed in Nassau, Bahamas when I was eleven years old. Coming off the cruise-ship and away from the tourist sites of brilliantly crystal clear waters, we got a taste of the reality of Nassau. Though a vague yet incredibly ... Read more >

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I met an Indian Guru in Thailand

THAILAND | Sat, 19 Apr 2014 | By brigid | Views [13] | Scholarship Entry

I woke up in a ghost town: New Year’s Day in Patong - a post-party paradise. The hotel staff were still fast asleep on mattresses in reception. The loud Brit from last night - passed out on a deck chair. No “friendly” scooter taxi drivers waiting outside.... Read more >

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Rwanda Wonderland

RWANDA | Sat, 19 Apr 2014 | By kimthebird | Views [8] | Scholarship Entry

“Go to the Rubona Hot Springs.” We are told this by a local vegetable seller in the south of Rwanda when we ask about his favourite hang-out. We have been traveling through Rwanda for one month, continuously surprised by the resilience and beauty of ... Read more >

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An Aloha Song

USA | Sat, 19 Apr 2014 | By theconfessionsofateahuntingtraveller | Views [7] | Scholarship Entry

The first time I felt Aloha, it was like I had stepped out of this dream we call reality and into a beautiful, clear, peaceful state of being that I believe only those who have experienced the true Hawaii can understand. I had heard about an open mic ... Read more >

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Omen of the Ghost town

INDIA | Sat, 19 Apr 2014 | By sharanvmenon | Views [9] | Scholarship Entry

“It’ll take around an hour”, said my driver kicking on the tire of his minivan, cursing his luck. If this were the beginning of a movie, I would've named it ‘omen of the ghost town’. We’d covered more than half the distance from Rameswaram to Dhanushkodi.... Read more >

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Apply for New Zealand Visa - Immigration Overseas

INDIA | Sat, 19 Apr 2014 | By newzealandimmigration | Views [7] | Video

Visa often is called as a conditional authority that needs to present to the governing bodies if you are not a citizen of a respective country and wants to migrate to that country. Each country has different rules that are attached with this visa procedure.... Read more >

Tags: immigration in new zealand, immigration overseas, new zealand immigration, new zealand visa, visa to new zealand

What Can We Offer You Here...?

NEW ZEALAND | Sat, 19 Apr 2014 | By thecorncruskit | Views [10] | Scholarship Entry

"The Little Big City". The name that we have given this place. It is New Zealand's most populous city, home to two world class universities, the standing place of the tallest free-standing tower in the Southern Hemisphere and it is also extremely secretive.... Read more >

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Dry, dusty paradise.

AUSTRALIA | Sat, 19 Apr 2014 | By sarahjanelouise | Views [10] | Scholarship Entry

Flying in to Darwin airport at 5am I don't think I really knew what I was in for. Our group was greeted by an unusually perky woman (unusually perky for 5 in the morning, that is) and taken to a youth camp closer to the city. For an entire week, we were ... Read more >

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no updates yet

MOROCCO | Sat, 19 Apr 2014 | By nncysf | Views [9]

our luggage was lost for a week and everything was crazy for much of that time   otherwise we are having a wonderful time but very sporadic access   much harder than in asia     so    no updates yet  ... Read more >

Off to Cambodia

THAILAND | Sat, 19 Apr 2014 | By sadayton28 | Views [5]

Wow. So much has happened since the last time I wrote and it would take me hours to write all of the amazing experiences and details down. I am going to try to keep this brief and focus on my favorite moments, although even that is very difficult to ... Read more >

explore, dream, discover

POLAND | Sat, 19 Apr 2014 | By alert | Views [14] | Scholarship Entry

The title is taken from one of the most popular quote from Mark Twain, and also one of my favorite quote; “Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail ... Read more >

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Distance Is Where The Passion Lies

SOUTH KOREA | Sat, 19 Apr 2014 | By chungmini | Views [13] | Scholarship Entry

The further you go, the greater you see how life is more valuable than anything else. We all talk about family and friends but what about ourselves? When do we actually get the time to see who we really are and what our reason is before we leave the world.... Read more >

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