Existing Member?

Tags

There are [3] photos and [13] stories tagged with "reading".



Burgers in Osaka

JAPAN | Sat, 7 May 2016 | By kakimono | Views [363]

Although I would never want to be one of those people who goes to a country and only ever eats at McDonalds, I see nothing wrong with occasionally wanting a literal taste of familiarity. In Paris, this took the form of a Friday routine of getting a ... Read more >

Tags: burger, cafe, food, fries, reading

Be Careful of Genies Too

JAPAN | Mon, 8 Feb 2016 | By kakimono | Views [275]

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

Flying Back Home

MOROCCO | Fri, 1 Aug 2014 | By kakimono | Views [433]

At 3 AM my alarm went off and I forced myself out of bed and through my morning routine. Then I looked down and realized that they looked the same way they had the night before- long and unpainted. Natasha had been disapproving of this, so I'd asked ... Read more >

Tags: airplanes, airports, endings, flying, reading, travelling

Andika Bakti

INDONESIA | Sun, 13 Jan 2013 | By andikabakti | Views [385]

I am a communication science student at University of Sumatera Utara, one of the biggest university in Sumatera . I am a photographer editor at SUARA USU Student Press that publish tabloid monthly, magazine, and news online.  Even I must study hard ... Read more >

Tags: graphic design, photography, reading, travelling, writing

Farewell Portland

USA | Wed, 2 May 2012 | By jamesshanks | Views [493]

6:45am - Wake up. Ahhh, I got time.  Blink once. 7:30am - Second wake up. Shit!! Oh well, I still got time. Ha ha ha! ------------ I am sure everybody has experienced this. My breakfast entailed a huge bowl of oats, a banana and a truck load ... Read more >

Tags: eating, portland, reading, sleep in, vipassana

F the police (kidding, cops are tops!)

CANADA | Tue, 27 Mar 2012 | By jamesshanks | Views [1544] | Comments [1]

I've had a few run ins with the Victorian police over the past few days...  ' I don't know if you can tell, but I am a big fan of the Popo! There is also no doubt that they feel like celebrities when I ask to score a photo with them. But all the ... Read more >

Tags: beacon hill park, chinatown, drinks, exercise, police, reading, run, victoria

Excited yet?

CANADA | Wed, 21 Mar 2012 | By jamesshanks | Views [657]

What does it take to get you excited? I am very excited right now! What sparked this? Well firstly, I put my first pair of shorts on in two weeks, which honestly feels so much more comfortable. I had a shower? Yes, that is exciting seeing as that I ... Read more >

Tags: animals, gym, justine bieber, reading, sun, vancouver island

All quiet on the Western front.

CANADA | Mon, 19 Mar 2012 | By jamesshanks | Views [749]

Technically I am in West Canada, and the past few days have been rather quiet. I haven't done much moving around or exploring, more just reading and waiting. I am currently half way through "The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo" on my Kindle, ... Read more >

Tags: interview, james, new friends, pizza, quiet, reading, starbucks, summer camp

What I should have already read by now...

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES | Sun, 13 Mar 2011 | By princess2802 | Views [898]

From The National’s Saturday Magazine, here’s a challenging list of some of what I set out to read in the near future. I might write a little about each that I read, just so that I’m practicing what I preach when it comes to my students, by encouraging ... Read more >

Tags: dubai, reading

How time stretches when you travel

EGYPT | Wed, 20 Jan 2010 | By simon_monk | Views [1599]

Time. It does the strangest things when you travel. Three weeks goes past in the blink of an eye when occupied with home, kids, school or work, but the same time travelling, filled with new experiences and rich memories not only seems to stretch ... Read more >

Tags: reading, travel, travel literature, travel photography

'Ready to Read' AID India program - Chennai, India

INDIA | Sun, 20 Dec 2009 | By annanderson | Views [1798]

A preface to Kirsten’s message below: As you may know, Kirsten has been in southern India, intermittently for many years.   She is presently working on an educational project to help poor students learn English, so they can follow their ... Read more >

Tags: chennai, children, children acting & video, donating, india, reading, teaching, teaching english, tefl

Trip Six: The Long One

UNITED KINGDOM | Fri, 31 Jul 2009 | By willd | Views [594]

Trip Six:   The Long One Clifton Hampden – Reading The last trip of a languid ½ hour jaunt along the Thames was one of enjoyment and pleasure for the two adventurers.   The problem is that enjoyment and leisure do not equate too many miles ... Read more >

Tags: kayaking, reading, thames

Great travel books

AUSTRALIA | Fri, 25 Nov 2005 | By simon_monk | Views [1187] | Comments [1]

This is my personal list of great travel books. Please feel free to add any if you have any suggestions: Into the heart of Borneo , Redmond O'Hanlon Probably only exceptionally funny for those who have been there and experienced the wonders ... Read more >

Tags: books, literature, reading, relaxation, travel

 

Browse Writers

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z



Pin yourself on our World Map.

Random Photo

Casca Vieja: by dannygoesdiving, Views[127]
Casca Vieja

by dannygoesdiving | Views [127]

Random Photo

by todd-holly, Views[124]

by todd-holly | Views [124]

Random Photo

by bafarrell, Views[119]

by bafarrell | Views [119]

World Nomads on

World Nomads on