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Letters from Bali: To Gozo from Abroad

18 April 2019 Nina and the Janoschka Family, Hello from Bali! It has been a long-time dream to reach this Indonesian paradise and I’m finally here. By the time you receive this, I may be well gone but by then I will have stayed for a month which I consider myself very lucky. Unfortunately, visa […]

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Letters From Borneo: To Home from Abroad

Dear Zach & Pax, I’m nearing three months in Borneo. You may not know a lot about this place (most people don’t), so I’ll give you some quick information from my own research since arriving. Borneo is the third largest island in the world behind Greenland and New Guinea (and Australia, if you count it […]

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Letters From Vietnam: To Home From Abroad

24th October 2018 Dear Grandad, I’ve just arrived in Hanoi, Vietnam last night. I came with a friend whom I made in Bangkok, Rodri (short for Rodrigo), from Buenos Aires. When we arrived, it was late. The city was dark and trashy and a bit intimidating. Starved, we bounced around the city with our backpacks […]

Letters From Japan: To Borneo from Tokyo

*** LETTER FROM CASSANDRA MUENKS *** 1 February 2019 Dear Adam, Hello from the future! Quite literally (I am time zones ahead of you) and figuratively; in all my travels, I have never discovered such a technologically advanced atmosphere as I have in Japan. Although I have had several intense cultural immersions, I don’t think […]

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Letters From Vietnam: To Kansas City From Abroad

25th October 2018 Dear Shawn, After an underwhelming initial impression, the city of Hanoi has really hit its mark on me. The people seemed uninviting but now I think that’s the wrong interpretation. Coming from Thailand, where locals are so in-your-business and genuine about interaction with tourists, I was expecting more of the same here. […]

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Letters from Bangkok: To England from Abroad

27th November 2018 Dear Cass, I’m back in Bangkok. You’re back in London. You are coming to Thailand in a matter of weeks and I’m thrilled. I’ve adapted a love-hate thing for this city. It shows flashes of being a truly cool city, but then the parts about it that I don’t enjoy become over-bearing. […]

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Letters From Vietnam: To a Family Friend from Abroad

28th November 2018 Mr. McCray – I’ve been in Vietnam for the better part of a month now. For a large majority of that month, I’ve been on a small island in the world-renown Ha Long Bay. The island is named Cat Ba and it is one of the only inhabited islands in the bay. […]

Letters From Vietnam: To My Grandad From Abroad

24th October 2018 Dear Grandad, I’ve just arrived in Hanoi, Vietnam last night. I came with a friend whom I made in Bangkok, Rodri (short for Rodrigo), from Buenos Aires. When we arrived, it was late. The city was dark and trashy and a bit intimidating. Starved, we bounced around the city with our backpacks […]