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Photo Contest Winter 2021

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Kimchi, A Hidden Gem

By Andra Lainhart March 08, 2021 09:40 PM
Asian cuisine is well-loved by many people, and an underappreciated food of Asian cuisine is kimchi. Native to Korea, kimchi is a food staple valued equal to rice and is eaten from breakfast to dinner or any time in between. Koreans have been eating it for centuries, storing the kimchi in clay pots and burying them in the ground for the fermentation process. Today, many Asian restaurants (especially Korean) serve this delicious dish. Read Full Story

Père Lachaise

By Michelle Olivier March 05, 2021 01:44 PM
Maybe you’ve taken a romantic stroll through a cemetery, but have you taken a romantic stroll through Père Lachaise cemetery in Paris? Located in Paris’s northeastern corner, adorned with hills, abundant trees, and cobblestone walkways, Père Lachaise feels like a quiet sanctuary above the bustling City of Light. Read Full Story

Iceland's Geothermal Spas

By Courtney Seale March 05, 2021 01:28 PM
One of the most intriguing features of Iceland is its geothermal spas. These spas are naturally warmed by the fires underneath the earth. Beautiful landscapes surround spas across Iceland boasting mountains, coastlines, and the Northern Lights in all seasons. The following spas are just a taste of the spas that can be found in Iceland. Read Full Story

Tā Moko

By Kiersten Guymon February 22, 2021 03:42 PM
You may know someone who wears their heart on their sleeve, but do you know someone who wears their heritage on their face? This is true for some members of the Māori community, where the practice of tā moko—or spiritual or social tattoos on the face, legs or other parts of the body—has recently undergone a revival. Read Full Story

Four Ways to Travel from Home during the Covid-19 Pandemic

By Eden Buchert February 22, 2021 03:32 PM
Eleven months into the pandemic, health risks and travel restrictions are making it hard to leave the quarantine bubble. But that doesn’t mean travel has to stop completely. “Traveling from home” is a great way to explore other cultures and break up boredom. Here are a few simple ways to do it. Read Full Story