Category Archives: Sightseeing

Fighting boredom on a Sunday

I placed this photo first just to give an idea of the specificity of many of the small restaurants here. The owner/cook knows several native dishes very well and sticks to those. If you want something else, you go to … Continue reading

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14 things I learned when I quit my job to travel the world

I found this article online and thought it appropriate for this site. I’ve taken the liberty of infusing my own insights. By Anisa Purbasari Two years ago, I made the decision to leave my job as a lawyer to travel … Continue reading

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We’re Losing the Wonder of Travel

(I found this in my Internet ramblings and thought it was a good “thought” piece for this column.) In the words of Evelyn Waugh, “the tourist is the other fellow”. We like to make a distinction between “tourists” and “travelers”, … Continue reading

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