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State of Contrasts (Bihar, India)

INDIA | Tue, 11 Jul 2017 | By edrh23 | Views [570]

Upon arriving in not just the poorest state in India, but the poorest city, it was evident the next two weeks spent here was going to something incredibly different from my past experiences living, working and travelling for numerous years in Germany, ... Read more >

Tags: driving, exploring, hiking, trekking

Serbia on a Budget for Travellers

SERBIA | Tue, 11 Jul 2017 | By edrh23 | Views [571]

Serbia, and in particularly its historic and at times eerie capital city Belgrade provides the true traveller with a sense of mystery and fulfilment. There are two unique sides to the capital, a trait that is also reflected in the locals.  ... Read more >

Tags: exploring, on the road, trekking

Macedonia on a Budget for Travellers

MACEDONIA | Tue, 11 Jul 2017 | By edrh23 | Views [559]

  Whilst its scars from a troubled past are still visible, and the struggles of today are real, Macedonia boasts a uniqueness that few other European countries possess. From war torn cities to the cobblestone streets of lakeside towns, Macedonia ... Read more >

Tags: exploring, trekking

Learning to Love Laos

THAILAND | Sat, 8 Apr 2017 | By tigerlillytravels | Views [707]

I would never tell someone not to visit a place, but Vientiane isn't somewhere we see ourselves visiting again. It's beautiful, full of South East Asian/French culture and some lovely things to see, but it's not as welcoming as other places we have visited.... Read more >

Tags: culture, exploring, history, humbling, learning, museums, sightseeing, traffic, warming

Scenic views, Steps and Smokey skies

THAILAND | Thu, 30 Mar 2017 | By tigerlillytravels | Views [404]

With my confidence building slightly on the scooter, without getting cocky, we arranged to meet our friends at the Strawberry farm and set off further out of town. We went to Pai Canyon, a view point apparently popular with tourists for its view of the ... Read more >

Tags: bridge, exploring, fears, hights, hills, pai, pi canyon, scooters, views, white buddha

Visiting Ireland 🇮🇪 St Patrick's Day 2016

UNITED KINGDOM | Wed, 25 Jan 2017 | By stephenhvlogtv | Views [335]

So today marked day 1  of a 4 day trip back to Ireland  I flew from Gatwick to Cork on Ryan Air  I have several blog posts from my last trip  Which were very popular  So I'm ... Read more >

Tags: blarney, castles, cooking, cork, exploring, history, ireland

Less than one month from departure

VIETNAM | Sun, 21 Aug 2016 | By lazimmerman | Views [355]

I have less than 1 month to go before traveling to Vietnam to help with a Food Outreach Program through IVHQ and local organization Green Lion in Ho Chi Minh City. It still sounds crazy when I say it out loud or put it in writing but I think I want ... Read more >

Tags: culture, exploring, travel

Four Wheeled View

PANAMA | Sun, 26 Jun 2016 | By luizasalazar | Views [338]

Since moving from southeastern Brazil to the West coast of Canada, I have gotten used to long flights on a regular basis. Visiting family and friends in my homeland means at least three flights and around 24 hours of waiting, layovers and air time. ... Read more >

Tags: airport, cab, city, exploring, layover, panama

Croissants Are Always Worth It

BELGIUM | Sat, 30 Apr 2016 | By leelee1586 | Views [379] | Comments [1]

Beautiful Bruges (...and Lille and Brussels)   Went on my first vacation since moving to Prague and it was fantastic!!  Took my first Ryanair flight in 9 years and forgot how obnoxious they can be by making lots of announcements during ... Read more >

Tags: adventure, bruges, brugge, croissants, exploring, hostels, lille, pastries, travel

TEFL in Prague

CZECH REPUBLIC | Sun, 20 Mar 2016 | By leelee1586 | Views [316]

Second of two posts. It’s been a whirlwind of a month!  It’s hard to believe how much I’ve learned in 4 weeks and how much confidence I’ve gained in teaching from day one to now. We started off as a group of 7, but ... Read more >

Tags: exploring, learning, prague, studying, tefl

Czech Me Out

CZECH REPUBLIC | Sat, 19 Mar 2016 | By leelee1586 | Views [391]

First of two posts. I’ve been in Prague for a month now, which is so surreal (albeit amazing).  I honestly didn’t realize how much and how quickly I would fall in love with this city.  Around every corner is a new surprise in ... Read more >

Tags: adventure, czech republic, exploring, observations, prague

Oh, the people you'll meet

FRANCE | Tue, 25 Aug 2015 | By kakimono | Views [299]

When I got to the hotel, the concierge told me that, although my room wasn't ready, other people's room in the programme had clean rooms. Good for them? And I could either leave my suitcase there, or have the concierge call their room while I waited ... Read more >

Tags: exploring, food, introductions

In Lieu of a Schedule

USA | Tue, 9 Jun 2015 | By kakimono | Views [259]

After we got to campus, my father and I walked to the Marcum Conference Center to pick up my key, then back to the car. We were able to rest the car right by the dorm while I got my stuff out and went up three flights of stairs. By the time I'd said ... Read more >

Tags: cards, exploring, first impressions

What's the Craic?

IRELAND | Wed, 8 Apr 2015 | By the_life_of_lady_laura | Views [1166]

I never really got the expression 'craic' before I arrived in Ireland. Pronounced 'crack', it made me think of workmen bending over in shorts that weren't quite high enough to cover their well you know....crack. Luckily Gillian my lovely Shamrockers ... Read more >

Tags: blarney, craic, dingle, dublin, exploring, galway, ireland, killarney, kiss, mayo

Gastroenteritis in Getsemaní

COLOMBIA | Sun, 4 Jan 2015 | By peacepigs | Views [511]

Greetings folks! Great news: Matt and I have both gotten gastroenteritis, aka what us Americans call "the stomach bug." Thus, we have stayed in Cartagena a few days longer than initially planned. Suffice to say, there are plenty of exciting things to ... Read more >

Tags: cartagena, castillo, empanadas, exploring

Just Another Day

MOROCCO | Fri, 13 Jun 2014 | By kakimono | Views [330]

We arrived at the center on Wednesday a little nervous about what to expect. Everyone who was taking the politics class was nervous about not having quite finished the reading, or maybe finished but not read it as thoroughly and with as much focus ... Read more >

Tags: exploring, food, school

Thirsting for More

INDIA | Wed, 14 May 2014 | By lamalady30 | Views [367]

Your sojourns in far-away lands will bring you face-to-face with hundreds of people. These people will be fellow travellers, tourists, drivers, guides, kids, locals, photographers, newspaper vendors, caretakers of your accommodation, maids, street urchins, ... Read more >

Tags: beauty, exploring, lost, people, spirit, thirst, travel

Have we got it ALL??!

AUSTRALIA | Fri, 17 Jan 2014 | By pamjamela | Views [365]

Well the day has arrived, just have to pack the final bits and peices. Molly keeping a close eye on me ,trying to work out whats happening! Am proud to say there is still room in my clothes cupboards in the van and the kitchen sink is still in the ... Read more >

Tags: beaches, exploring, fishing, golf, walking, wine

A great weekend in Sydney

AUSTRALIA | Sat, 29 Jun 2013 | By annaot | Views [344]

So this is the first time I have submitted a journal and truthfully I don't really know what I am doing but I  just wanted to note what a great time I had in Sydney, I went to visit my friend who was home for a short time from London and managed ... Read more >

Tags: casino, drinking, exploring, partying, sydney


GERMANY | Fri, 4 Jan 2013 | By hayleyrochelle | Views [341]

Today I went for a run, it was so cold and rainy but I wanted to get out of the house. I ended up wearing - 2 pairs of socks - runners - gloves - thermals - 2 tshirts - a hoodie - a big jacket - a scarf!   I was a little ... Read more >

Tags: cold, exploring, running

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