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Welcome to BiH: Ten Days of Escapades, Eats and Teachings

Adventure sports, gastrotourism, Instagram jump shots and mountains that turn hikers into ants. Visit Konjic invited bloggers from various backgrounds to experience the best of Bosnia and Herzegovina, and I accepted with disbelief, ready (and simultaneously completely unprepared) for ten days unlike any other…READ ON! Continue reading Welcome to BiH: Ten Days of Escapades, Eats and Teachings

What’s In a Name? A Trip to Zaragoza, Spain

Zaragoza, Spain. Their name stood out so brightly on a map of Eastern Spain that I couldn’t pass it up.
A quiet town complete with a bull ring, abundant mixtures of baroque and classical architecture, and the beautiful Río Ebro cutting gently through the center. A town where you can find full meals for 5 euros and plenty of sidewalk cafes to keep you hopping all day and all night. A town where many Spaniards visit during pilgrimage… Continue reading What’s In a Name? A Trip to Zaragoza, Spain

Flying High

103 pounds all packed up (shhh…don’t tell about the extra 3, they let it slide) 😉 Ready to hit the skies! Bonus: Jet Lag doesn’t exist in Kuwait! At least I hope not since teaching starts 8 hours after touching ground. In the carry ons: Computer, 2 books to read, 1 math book and 1 Arabic book. Water, food, makeup, and chicle to keep those ear pops to a minimum. The days that were supposed to be spent in Minnesota as they processed my visa ended up being over three weeks. Waited for the work permit. Waited for the Visa. … Continue reading Flying High