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Photos: Déjà la fin de notre mois au Vietnam!

VIETNAM | Mon, 8 Feb 2016 | By finally | Photo Gallery

Cette dernière semaine au Vietnam a été très intense en visites et aussi malheureusement très pluvieuse et froide. :-( HANOI Bien que nous ayons passé seulement 48 heures dans la capitale, nous avons pu voir beaucoup de choses grâce à notre Couchsurfing ... Read more >
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Tags: baie dhalong, corruption, dien bien phu, frontière, hanoi, laos, sapa, vietnam

Be Careful of Genies Too

JAPAN | Mon, 8 Feb 2016 | By kakimono | Views [6]

During Japanese class on Tuesday, we continued the pattern that had been established by Friday’s class. That is to say with Yamaguchi-sensei we continued to review grammar and the reading, then with Suzuki-sensei we talked some more so we could ... Read more >

Tags: grammar, japanese, reading, spirituality

Photos: World Nomads Scholarship - Colombia 2015

COLOMBIA | Mon, 8 Feb 2016 | By colemanlowndes | Photo Gallery

An unbelievable trip deep along Colombia's Pacific coast
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Tags: beach, coast, colombia, fishing, pacific, sunset, surfing

Photos: Dubai 2015

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES | Mon, 8 Feb 2016 | By afro_travelista | Photo Gallery

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Colorado Ski Tour 2016

USA | Mon, 8 Feb 2016 | By alainc | Views [22] | Comments [2]

Nous voilà réduit à Dillon depuis lundi le 1/2/16 après 2800 km en 21/2 jours de voiture. Très bonnes conditions de route, pas de neige de Toronto jusqu'a l'entrée au Colorado ou nous avons évité... Read more >


INDIA | Sun, 7 Feb 2016 | By davidford | Views [25]

I was sitting in my room earlier today and reflecting on the last few days. The word 'rattled' came to my mind. Rattled as in fazed but also literally, as if something in my chest has been shaken loose and is bouncing around within the confines of my ... Read more >

Tags: beggars, enlightenment, peace, temples

Photos: David_photogallery_Bodhgaya

INDIA | Sun, 7 Feb 2016 | By davidford | Photo Gallery

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Bangkok - 5th - 7th February

THAILAND | Sun, 7 Feb 2016 | By mm12767 | Views [18]

Sadly the bus didnt serve dinner at all, just a sachet of coffee (with no hot water) and a banana muffin. The trip was long and not the comfiest, but it was so cheap so you can't really complain. On the plus side I absolutely love Bangkok, it is everything ... Read more >

It was the best of times, it was the worst of times ...

UNITED KINGDOM | Sun, 7 Feb 2016 | By the_life_of_lady_laura | Views [73]

Where has January gone? I currently seem to be measuring time by looking at the expiry dates on food in my fridge and making remarks such as ‘4 th of February … crap that needs to go in the freezer.’  I’ve lost a bit ... Read more >

Tags: a&e, bath, caernarfon, cardiff, christmas, engaged, romans, turkish baths, wales

Come for the pancakes, stay for everything else

JAPAN | Sun, 7 Feb 2016 | By kakimono | Views [24]

Monday we had more kanji practice. I’ve stabilized into only doing the four sentences asked, but trying to work all of the kanji into those four sentences. Which means I need to use a lot of new kanji each sentence, which can be a challenge if ... Read more >

Tags: food, high schoolers, japanese, kanji, pancakes

Costa Rica 21/01/16 - 31/01/16

COSTA RICA | Sun, 7 Feb 2016 | By joshandkaren | Views [17]

  Costa Rica has been a nice place to slow down for a while, although we got off to a shaky start, missing the one bus from San Jose to Monte Verde on the afternoon of our arrival. That meant staying in San Jose for the first night ... Read more >

Photos: So far

CHINA | Sat, 6 Feb 2016 | By aeyryl | Photo Gallery

4 years and a half moving around the globe
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Photos: Costa Rica

COSTA RICA | Sat, 6 Feb 2016 | By joshandkaren | Photo Gallery

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NEW ZEALAND | Sat, 6 Feb 2016 | By cindya | Views [14]

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Photos: David_photogallery_Puri3

INDIA | Sat, 6 Feb 2016 | By davidford | Photo Gallery

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Pens vs. Clothes: which is really more necessary?

JAPAN | Sat, 6 Feb 2016 | By kakimono | Views [38]

Saturday, I caught a train to Umeda for lunch and some probably-needed clothes shopping. Even though I could have sworn I'd exited the train part the same way I had last week, I emerged somewhere completely different. Which kind of ruined my plan of ... Read more >

Tags: clothes, food, pens, shopping

Day 11 v2: Ear plugs

NICARAGUA | Sat, 6 Feb 2016 | By excellentadventure | Views [8]

Chill with Cher, lovely girl. Nutella and Cream Cheese breakfast bagel - I have to say I'm a fan. Mike learned the enjoyment of Sudoku..after a few frustrating attempts. Checked out surf shuttle, board rental and thought we might ... Read more >

Bodh Gaya and the Guru's Comments

INDIA | Sat, 6 Feb 2016 | By davidford | Views [39]

I have now arrived in Bodh Gaya, for non Buddhists the scene of the Buddha's enlightenment and for Buddhists that and the most pivotal spot on the planet.  I arrived after a 16 hour train journey from Puri, leaving around 9.45pm and arriving ... Read more >

Last Night in Spain, People, and Numbers

SPAIN | Fri, 5 Feb 2016 | By wanderlustgail | Views [61]

Last Night in Spain I starting writing this in Seville, but it has been difficult for me to finish. I haven't written much about Spain/Andalusia yet because, to be honest, the cities just didn't inspire me as much as Lisbon did. It's not really ... Read more >

Tags: andalusia, budget, córdoba, granada, lisbon, maugham, sabbatical, seville, travel

Photos: Jeanette Lohmann

AUSTRALIA | Fri, 5 Feb 2016 | By jlohmann | Photo Gallery

Jeanette Lohmann
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Day 10 v2: Lemon grass

NICARAGUA | Fri, 5 Feb 2016 | By excellentadventure | Views [18]

Vinyasa with Liz...neck massage with lemon grass to end the session - perfect. Sampled an El Gato smoothie - Happy Monkey - cocao, honey, goji, milk, cashews, avocado. Weather was cooler today, blustery wind, not complaining though. Loooooots of chillin ... Read more >

Photos: Oh Kenya

KENYA | Fri, 5 Feb 2016 | By ryansmall | Photo Gallery

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Fridays are when people discover their dreams in life

JAPAN | Fri, 5 Feb 2016 | By kakimono | Views [40]

Class on Friday was for the reading and dialogue in Tobira . So, during the reading class, we went over new grammar points, took a vocabulary quiz, went over kanji, and read the first 10 sentences of the reading passage. All pretty formal, related ... Read more >

Tags: bread, communication, drinks, ghosts, japanese

Brisbane's Top 5 Shopping Destinations

AUSTRALIA | Thu, 4 Feb 2016 | By jlohmann | Views [42]

When shopping in Brisbane, you want a combination of unique trends, upscale shopping and quirky finds. Luckily, there’s something for everyone on the Gold Coast. Here you’ll find plenty of duds for both men and women, cool accessories and ... Read more >

Sweet Good-Bye

PERU | Thu, 4 Feb 2016 | By pattyrae | Views [55] | Comments [2]

Tomorrow is my last day in Lima. I can’t believe how quickly the time has passed. I have learned a tremendous amount in a very short time and I have met some of the most incredible and interesting people from all walks of life, ages and countries.... Read more >


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