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New Adventures – A Travel Blog

June 12, 2018 6:26 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

My entire life I’ve sought new adventures. As a kid I loved exploring my neighborhood. As an adult I love exploring the world. The title image is of my itinerary in Ethiopia next week. Today I’m embarking on a three-and-a half-month trip outside the US. First stop: Istanbul. From there... read more

cross-cultural gift-giving

Cross-Cultural Gift-Giving: Seven Tips

January 14, 2016 9:00 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Cross-Cultural Gift-Giving: Nothing is more difficult. If you travel, you are going to give gifts and receive gifts. Here are a few things to know: Cross-Cultural Gift-Giving Tip #1: I’ve heard the story of a businessman from Connecticut who was invited to the wedding of his Chinese partner’s daughter. The... read more