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June 5, 2015
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A Traveler’s Thanksgiving Tradition: Wherever, Whenever

Our Spanish villa is abuzz with excited energy. Josiah is sweeping our glazed terracotta veranda. Hannah is wiping up the table and clearing breakfast dishes. Jeremiah […]
May 29, 2015
Free to Travel Like You´re Rich, Spend Like You´re Not.

Affordable Family Travel: Free to Travel Like You’re Rich, Spend Like You’re Not

Are you scraping by on a middle class income in the U.S.? You could join the thousands that have chosen to travel in paradise, hire maids, […]
November 25, 2014
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450th Anniversary of the Mexico-Philippine Expedition

The friendly, first-time banter between me and a Mexican man (call him Carlos) usually goes something like this. We exchange greetings, then he throws out the […]
October 16, 2014
Eating With Your Hands

Filipino Eating Etiquette, Kamayan Style: the proper way to eat with your hands

Filipino Eating Etiquette: meeting the Filipino in-laws I was meeting my soon-to-be-fiance’s parents for the first time. Brent is a first-generation American, raised by Filipino parents. […]