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Casa de Campo: An Oasis of Luxurious Hospitality and Local Culture in the Dominican Republic

September 9, 2014
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I was recently invited as a social media influencer to Casa de Campo, a tropical luxury seaside resort nestled on the southeastern coast of the Dominican Republic. Since it was my first time in the Dominican Republic, I didn’t have any expectations about the country, but as […]

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[Guest Post] Taking Finance From the Concrete Jungle of Urban London to the Amazon Jungle of Rural Peru

April 29, 2013
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During the summer of 2012, Amy Wang, an American working in London took a breather from her job to pursue economic development work in the Amazon jungle, as part of her company’s Emerging Enterprise Program.  The program lasted 8 weeks, and was a corporate collaboration with TechnoServe […]

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Sunday Snapshot: Mexico City, Mexico

April 21, 2013
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On a gloomy summer day, a glimpse of the awe-inspiring Aztec ruins of Templo Mayor resting in the heart of Mexico City, Mexico.
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[Guest Post] Tacos, Enchiladas, and Mole: Mexican Culinary Staples With A Twist

December 19, 2012
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As travelers, we are always on a journey to satisfy our cravings and curiosities for new things.  No matter where we go, whether a new town, city, or country, one of the best ways to have an authentic experience is to sample and understand the local food. In […]

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Travel Souvenirs: Bringing the World Home

November 21, 2012
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I never consciously thought about what I’ve accumulated from my travels over the years or how my souvenir style has evolved over time until I read a recent NYT article and blog post regarding souvenirs (links below). I used to be an avid collector of shot […]

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The Best Bar Message…Ever

October 23, 2012
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Oh Mexico City, in the face of such logic…

Translation:
One who drinks, gets drunk.
One who gets drunk, sleeps.
One who sleeps, doesn’t sin.
One who doesn’t sin, goes to heaven.
Since we’re all going to heaven, let’s drink […]

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Nature Meets Romance: 7 Destinations for the Perfect Proposal

October 8, 2012
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Natural beauty has always lured romantics. There is something about nature—from sparkling seawaters to snow-covered mountain peaks to dancing waterfalls—that overtly spells romance, and every continent (yes, even Antarctica!) is brimming with beautiful natural destinations that paint the ideal backdrop for your wedding proposal. Bask […]

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The Charm of Mexico City

October 1, 2012
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Mexico City never really topped my list of places to visit until I saw the movie, Amores Perros (Life’s a Bitch). It’s a beautiful Mexican film that explores the themes of raw emotions, human loss, and life fragility through three interconnected stories, all brought together by […]

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