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Memories of Natal - Couchsurfing in North Brazil

BRAZIL | Tuesday, 31 May 2011 | Views [4753] | Comments [1]

I remember Natal as a collection of picture postcards – white sand beaches, aquamarine waves, coconuts plummeting from palm trees in the breeze. The sun beating down like a giant fan heater, melting my skin into ripples of sweat beads and the waves ... Read more >

Tags: beaches, brazil, connect locally, couchsurfing, experiences, experiences, natal, south america, travel

The Accidental Local: Finding Authenticity in Italy

ITALY | Monday, 2 May 2011 | Views [5648]

Photo courtesy of Stationary Hobo, Flickr.com Travelers who seem to have a unique gift to attract interesting experiences always seem to say that meeting people wherever they go is one of the greatest joys of traveling. Name any destination they've ... Read more >

Tags: cuisine, experiences, food, italian food, italy, locals, making a local connection, milan, travel, venice

A Taste of Vietnam - Nem Ran (Vietnamese Spring Rolls)

VIETNAM | Thursday, 21 Apr 2011 | Views [8153] | Comments [1]

On a recent trip to Vietnam my unintentional travel buddy was plates and plates of delectable nem ran.  Four hours of trekking in Sapa, nem ran for lunch. Another four hours, nem ran for dinner. I loved it. The light and flaky rice paper ... Read more >

Tags: adventures, connect locally, cuisine, experiences, food, nem ran recipes, southeast asia, spring rolls, travel, vietnam

Making a Local Connection - Defining the Experience

WORLDWIDE | Thursday, 31 Mar 2011 | Views [2433] | Comments [1]

Every traveller seems to want to meet new people and experience other cultures on their journeys – in short, we all want to connect locally. However, how do you actually define what it means to make a local connection? Does it ... Read more >

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