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Traveling with Purpose

I’ve earlier written about how I feel that those who travel should do so in an informed way. This is still a strong feeling in the way I travel, and I would feel bad if I didn’t at least read … Continue reading

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“think us violent and stupid”: Arriving

Emomali‚Äôs chubby face peered into mine with intent, almost like he was questioning a spy, or at least a man caught trying to steal a wallet. The trays from two airplane meals were stacked on his tray table, and this, … Continue reading

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Questioning

When you travel to foreign countries, and go off the tourist beaten paths, you begin to meet people who have lots of questions. If you can speak their language, or a language they understand better than English, they have even more questions. Continue reading

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