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See the World

USA | Thursday, 24 Apr 2014 | By ajosullivan | Views [7] | Scholarship Entry

The pillow smelled like him. I was halfway around the world. But somehow, the collection of people who’d sat on this couch, rested their heads against this pillow and left fragrances… smelled like him. I threw the pillow to the ground. The woman who owned ... Read more >

Tags: 2014 Travel Writing Scholarship - Euro Roadtrip


The start to my months in Iran

IRAN | Thursday, 24 Apr 2014 | By leilamaheiddinibonab | Views [6] | Scholarship Entry

So how did I end up back here? A Persian immigrant to Canada at the age of 3, who had come back to Iran once for a year when I was 12 and then returned to Canada never looking back? It took 3 months, and a lone trip couch surfing around Western Europe ... Read more >

Tags: 2014 Travel Writing Scholarship - Euro Roadtrip


Feel good fear on a motorcycle in Colombia

COLOMBIA | Thursday, 24 Apr 2014 | By alexjb | Views [7] | Scholarship Entry

Like a baby bird being passed my mother’s regurgitated food, I accepted the bottle of chicha. It was half drink, half paste with the look and smell of creamed corn. It had been illegally brewed and sold to me through a kitchen window in the tiny farm ... Read more >

Tags: 2014 Travel Writing Scholarship - Euro Roadtrip


Photos: NT / WA Caravan Escape

AUSTRALIA | Thursday, 24 Apr 2014 | By wendyandkevin | Photo Gallery

5 months of seeing the great Aussie sites
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I had never imagine what love made me travel

COLOMBIA | Thursday, 24 Apr 2014 | By cataleyaskin | Views [6] | Scholarship Entry

When I was a kid, I believed that marriage was not going to be my friend, and most of the time I notice my status I still believe in that serious fact I had told my self long time ago. But to be honest I loved to be in love. Unfortunately nothing seems ... Read more >

Tags: 2014 Travel Writing Scholarship - Euro Roadtrip


I have a crush with the beauty of the world

VENEZUELA | Thursday, 24 Apr 2014 | By eneidagomez | Views [4] | Scholarship Entry

Well, once about a time I went to Buenos Aires in Argentina, and let tell you, they was the best experience of my life so far. The culture, the spirit, the food, the tango and of corse the people, are the most amazing thing. I went on this trip with my ... Read more >

Tags: 2014 Travel Writing Scholarship - Euro Roadtrip


Educational Resources - Jatoli

INDIA | Thursday, 24 Apr 2014 | By bonnie | Views [6]

As mentioned in previous blog entries, the educational resource project for the region was multi-faceted with the organisational component of purchasing the goods proving time consuming. School goodies came from as far afield as Delhi (educational games/toys), ... Read more >

Tags: educational supply project, jatoli, kumaon himalaya, peak


Photos: Snow, lakes and mountains

USA | Thursday, 24 Apr 2014 | By sophiew | Photo Gallery


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Photos: Out of Africa - love my country!

SOUTH AFRICA | Thursday, 24 Apr 2014 | By sophiew | Photo Gallery


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Photos: Spices, cows and kindness

INDIA | Thursday, 24 Apr 2014 | By sophiew | Photo Gallery


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