False Accusations vs. A Version of the Truth: Challenging What You’re Told Before You Travel

Stereotypes are all around. From gendered stereotypes to cultural ones. When travelling there are definitely some stereotypes you should be aware of. Which ones to believe, and which ones to not even think twice about.

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Not so Fast. 3 Things to Keep in Mind Before Boarding That Flight

Travelling is a fun and exciting time. From booking your vacation to boarding the plane, butterflies continue fluttering throughout your body. But for those of us who aren’t used to travelling as often as we would like, it can be slightly less exciting. From remember what to pack, to remembering your passport and ticket on the way to the airport, for a virgin vacationer, travelling can quickly turn into a headache. Here’s 3 things, you NEED to remember to make the most of your trip to a not-so-westernized-country: Continue reading “Not so Fast. 3 Things to Keep in Mind Before Boarding That Flight”

Enriched Culture, Different from Anything You’ve Seen Before

Travelling to a destination for the very first time is widely agreed as an eye opening experience. It changes the way you see things and the value of things we know and love in our everyday lives.

Cuban culture speaks for itself. For anyone who has travelled to Cuba, you know exactly what I’m talking about. But for those of you who haven’t experiences the beautiful culture Cuba has to offer this is the place to be. Be ready to book your ticket! Continue reading “Enriched Culture, Different from Anything You’ve Seen Before”