Winter 2019


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Disaster Reponse

Natural disasters bring devastation to thousands of people every year. This article gives ideas on how you can get involved and help, even from home.

Biking Through The Loire Valley

If you want to spend some time with nature that promises you a break from a fast-paced lifestyle, spending time in the Loire Valley is the right activity for you. Read about my experience biking through the French countryside and visiting one of the famous Château de Chambord.

Christmas in Kottweiler-Schwanden

My first Christmas in Germany could have been a disaster—no presents, no tree, no lights, and no belongings. But I had the most important things, and learned the lesson of a lifetime.

Perfect Podcasts for Travel

There is a massive library of podcasts that beg for your attention. So where do you start? Luckily, I’ve listened to my fair share of podcasts, so here are a few that I suggest to help you enjoyably pass the time on your next trip.

Iran: Not What You Think

We may think that countries like Iran are dangerous and strict, but that isn’t always the case. Have you ever wondered what aspects of Iranian culture you may be missing out on? Here are a few things to know that you won’t learn on the news.

Through a Teen’s Eyes

The stereotype of teenagers not paying attention while traveling is about to be challenged—seeing the Roman Colosseum for the first time left quite an impression on my own teen mind. Never doubt that your teen will be appreciative of any form of travel.

A Pilgrimage to Pawnee and Scranton

I visited Indiana and Pennsylvania in one afternoon, walking in the footsteps of giants.

Little Dwarves, Big Meaning

In the little town of Wroclaw, you might feel like you are intruding on the local dwarves. But they aren’t the tourist gimmick you think—their deeper meaning adds another layer of magic to this town.

The Darby Ice Caves

Here’s the call to adventurers, lovers of the outdoors, and travelers! For experts or amateurs, the Darby Ice Caves has something for everyone—caving, hiking, gorgeous flora, and fossils.

A Blessed Greeting

Want to make a good impression on the locals during your next trip? This meaningful Filipino gesture to respect the elderly will help you win the hearts of new acquaintances and offer you the chance to be blessed by their knowledge and years.