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Update: Living in Nicaragua and Stumbling Upon Happiness

NICARAGUA | Mon, 18 May 2015 | By junglejane | Views [362]

  I love Granada but I am looking forward to leaving soon. James and I have been here since mid-March and the town and people have treated us well but the weather is chasing us away. A first time visitor will equate a walk down a block to a ... Read more >

Tags: granada, happiness, jobs, machismo, nicaragua

...and remember to smile

THAILAND | Wed, 24 Dec 2014 | By drewsweet | Views [629]

Over the last two weeks, I learned a lesson that I will carry with me for the rest of my life. The source of this revelation stems from the often-unrecognized wisdom that is stored in youthful minds. A twelve-year old student of mine taught me a life ... Read more >

Tags: free, happiness, holidays, smile, teaching, thailand

home through tourist eyes - peace

USA | Sat, 19 Jul 2014 | By thegreatchubby | Views [387]

My long-lost brother is visiting me in southern California from Switzerland this summer!  I'm learning to blend with his touristy ways even though, despite all his picture-taking and wide-eyed oggling, my brother is strangely adamant about his ... Read more >

Tags: connection, discussion, happiness, hollywood

Photos: My Scholarship entry - A 'place' I have visited

CAMBODIA | Fri, 5 Jul 2013 | By southeastasiacharm | Photo Gallery | Scholarship Entry

Living in Cambodia for the past year has been a life changing experience for me. It has allow me to cross different land borders and experience those long hours on the road. As many know, Cambodia is famous for Angkor Wat but to me its more than that.... Read more >
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Tags: asia, cambodia, children, happiness, innocence, joy, laughter, smiles, south east asia

Photos: My Scholarship entry - A 'place' I have visited

INDIA | Sun, 26 May 2013 | By maryyy | Photo Gallery | Scholarship Entry

I'm a Media Student, and I'm fond of clicking photographs which tell an untold tale... I clicked these photographs during the summer of 2011, and felt that they embed in themselves a range of emotions.
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Tags: happiness, slum

Photos: A place where my camera was happy to be alive....

LAOS | Mon, 14 Jan 2013 | By bawpennyang | Photo Gallery | Scholarship Entry

My happiest memories was when I did my first solo trip. To feed my wanderlust I only needed a few things but the most important was my camera. Every time I took a picture no matter how bad it was, I loved it. Marc Riboud once said, “taking pictures is ... Read more >
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Tags: adventure, bus ride, happiness, hmong, laos, laotian, volunteer

Romanian Roots - visiting "Tanti Joana"

GERMANY | Thu, 10 Jan 2013 | By bettinath | Views [516]

House 326, Nucetu, Romania. Nucetu is a small village on the Romanian countryside. The majority of its young and able to work inhabitants left their village in search for a better future. Left behind are the old people who didn’t want to leave ... Read more >

Tags: happiness, mobile phone, old woman, romania

Photos: My Scholarship entry - A 'place' I have visited - Visiting "Tanti Joana"

ROMANIA | Thu, 10 Jan 2013 | By bettinath | Photo Gallery | Scholarship Entry

My name is Bettina Theuerkauf, I am 23 years old and studying media technology in Germany. It was due to my courses that I bought my first camera and since than I stuck with the subject. For me, photography is more than just taking pictures; it is the ... Read more >
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Tags: family, happiness, mobile phone, old woman, romania

The little things

USA | Fri, 24 Aug 2012 | By arobm93 | Views [598]

During my travels in New York City i visited a little souvenir shop tucked away in a corner of a hotel in the early hours of the morning. After spending a considerable amount of time in the shop i decided i would at least purchase a postcard to send ... Read more >

Tags: blessings, happiness, joy, penny, small things

iVan woes....

USA | Wed, 9 May 2012 | By nicholas_harrel | Views [545] | Comments [1]

I have noticed that my readership has dropped steadily for the last few stories. That's my fault, I have not been updating as often and frankly I have been pretty boring. I have been down on my van and that has projected it upon my life. Those things ... Read more >

Tags: backpackers car market, happiness, ivan, music

Highs and lows

CANADA | Mon, 12 Mar 2012 | By jamesshanks | Views [745]

One of the worst and lowest feelings I have ever experienced in my life, and more recently whilst I have been away (riding the bus this evening) is the busting feeling of desperately needing to urinate. One of the greatest feelings ever is when you ... Read more >

Tags: attitude, busting to pee, cold, happiness, highs and lows, starbucks, tower

Re-Texanifying Myself All Over Again

USA | Thu, 9 Jun 2011 | By rachelina | Views [803]

The last time I wrote, I was impatiently awaiting my connecting flight to LAX which was going to bring me one step closer to Austin, my adopted hometown. Now that I'm sitting in a dreary airport hotel in Fort Lauderdale, Florida awaiting my flight ... Read more >

Tags: austin, exchange, happiness, texas


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