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Beautiful Xi'an City Walls at night with lamps and light

Growing up in Xi’an: A Guide to China’s Ancient Capital

I had a similar childhood to that of most first-generation immigrants. Considerable reluctance, slight curiosity, and the initial, burning desire ...
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Beautiful Gwalior Fort on a Sunny Day

5 Things to do in Gwalior

India’s colorful history and vast geographical area have resulted in a multifaceted country with varying language, customs, and architecture. With ...
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How I paid off $31,000+ in Student Debt and started Global Trotting by 22

Global trotting might be a little misleading- but in the past couple years, I did manage to finish my degree ...
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Hawa Mahal, Pink City Jaipur

5 Things to do in Jaipur

In Delhi, I attempted to find weekend escapes that brought me away from the craziness cause by city-living. Despite my ...
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Across California on $15 a Day

How do I put California into words? The reflection of the San Clemente pier on rhythmic waves during a sizzling ...
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5 Things to do in Iceland

Iceland is a beautiful Scandinavian country that sits between the tip of Europe and edge of North America. The World's ...
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How to Couchsurf #2: Couchsurfing without Couch-surfing

So you’ve briefly glanced over a post on the pros and cons of Couchsurfing and see yourself traveling like that in ...
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LA by foot

Taking LA by Foot | United States

Los Angeles did not fail to amuse. Within a day of my arrival, I've witnessed the transaction between a movie ...
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How to Couchsurf: Is Couchsurfing for you?

Traveling on a budget is often thought to be limiting. It is true that less money might signify shabbier accommodation and ...
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A Day in Quebec City | Canada

Quebec City tu dis? (Basically all the French I know after 4 months in Paris, a month in Quebec and ...
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