November 2016

7 Reasons to Celebrate Christmas in Medellín, Colombia

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You’d never think to celebrate Christmas here—but you should.

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Ashoka the Bystander

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Compassion for a being whose servitude I depend on is fruitless.

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The World’s Most Amazing Two-Week Trips

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None of the trips I’m about to highlight take more than two weeks to complete.

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Want to Spend a Year Traveling Abroad?

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There’s a way to enjoy your life, and free yourself from the wrath of President Trump—it’s called Special Trip

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Underrated Excursions In and Around L.A.

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Headed to SoCal? Check out these underrated L.A. day trips, both inside and (way) outside the Los Angeles city limits!

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The Best Day—and Weekend—Trips from Tokyo

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Whether you enjoy views of Mt. Fuji in Yamanashi, bask in the warm sea breezes in Shizuoka or the straddle the boundary between past and future in Kanagawa, these excursions from Tokyo are trips through time, space and the very bounds of reality.

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This Place is Literally Hell on Earth

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Traveling into Ethiopia’s land of fire and brimstone pays some very heavenly dividends.

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Should You Visit Bahir Dar?

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Visiting Bahir Dar was a fulfilling, if not always fun experience.

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