World Cup? Olympics? It’s All About Brazil Right Now!
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World Cup? Olympics? It’s All About Brazil Right Now!

“Her name is Rio and she dances on the sand…” Sure, it’s a lyric from Duran Duran’s 1984 hit song, but with 25 powdery white…

Mozambique: If These Buildings Could Speak
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Mozambique: If These Buildings Could Speak

Maputo is a city that is characterized by imaginative fantasies, migrations, exile, desperation, projections and creation. A city by the sea, somewhere between Miami and…

Your Journey is Waiting… The Story of Felix Austria
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Your Journey is Waiting… The Story of Felix Austria

Not all of us go looking for something very specific when we travel, or feel a strong pull of something as tangible as historical sensibility…

The Venice that Venetians Keep to Themselves
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The Venice that Venetians Keep to Themselves

Many labels come to mind when I think of Venice: magical, mysterious, one-of-a-kind, legendary – it’s not an easy place to define. On my first…

The IT Outsourcing and Job Loss Debate
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The IT Outsourcing and Job Loss Debate

Paul is 45 years of age, lives in small town near San Jose, California state, USA. He works as a software programmer for a local…

The Good Side to “Slum” Tourism
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The Good Side to “Slum” Tourism

Rio de Janeiro evokes images of Carnival, beautiful people, and umbrella-lined beaches sandwiched between rocky peaks. But, beyond this façade, the city boasts a vibrant…