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  • Chinese History on a Budget

    I had always been fascinated by Chinese culture as a child. My mother’s grandfather being Chinese may have had something to do with it, but my mother’s family grew up in Ecuador though. My mother grew up involved in Chinese/Ecuadorian specific clubs and culture in her hometown. There was, and still is, a Chinese population…

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  • Glimpse of Asia

    In a lot of fantasy movies, many people see amazing landscapes and complex cultures that they crave to experience. Sadly, the movie ends and they are left thinking that those fantastical views and cultures are false. Well fear not, because the real world itself is a wondrous place. One of the places that has an…

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  • A Surprisingly Cool Vacation Destination

    While planning my vacation last year, I was faced with the usual Caribbean options. The thing is, I don’t like to go to the same vacation spot twice. That’s why a Groupon offer caught my attention with special pricing to Iceland. Surprisingly, I knew a handful of friends who had already gone to Iceland. The…

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  • 72 Hours in Tortola

    Tortola is nature’s beautiful little secret nestled in the Caribbean. It is a vacationer’s dream paradise. Once considered a sleepy island; this mysterious place now exudes positive energy. It is often visited by cruise ships and throngs of eager visitors soaking up its breathtaking beaches and powdery sandy shores. They indulge in the delectable island…

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  • 72 Hours in Hawaii

    Photo credit: Hawaii Tourism Authority (HTA) / Tor Johnson Islands: Maui, Kauai, Oahu Hawaii is one of the places we imagine when we think of a vacation in paradise. The long stretches of sandy beaches and coral reefs alive with vibrant colours calls us to its bosom. Hawaii is a hub for bold arts and…

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  • 10 Travel Destinations in Canada

    Photo Credits/ Image Courtesy: (Niagara Falls) dexchao at FreeDigitalPhotos.net; (Cavendish Beach) artur84 at FreeDigitalPhotos.net; (L’Anse aux Meadows) Gualberto107 at FreeDigitalPhotos.net; (Hotel de Glace) Xavier Dachez; (Thermëa) Photolux/Thermëa; (Anthabasca Glacier) Vichaya Kiatying- Angsulee at FreeDigitalPhotos.net; (Great Bear Rainforest) moggara12 at FreeDigitalPhotos.net; (Mount Logan) caminoel at FreeDigitalPhotos.net; (Dogsledding) Poulsen Photo at FreeDigitalPhotos.net; (Bay of Dundy) 9comeback at…

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