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Guanajuato, Mexico Vacation Rental: Photo Gallery
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Guanajuato, Mexico Vacation Rental: Photo Gallery

Our vacation rental in Guanajuato, Mexico sat at the top of over 100 stairs. Not only did we climb these stairs (and descend) daily, but John also carried 5 gallons of water up the stairs ...
Making Piñatas at Escuela Falcon in Guanajuato, Mexico: Photo Gallery
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Making Piñatas at Escuela Falcon in Guanajuato, Mexico: Photo Gallery

In 2013, we spent a month in Guanajuato, Mexico. While we were there, we took Spanish classes at the Escuela Falcon language school. The school hosts a lot of special events and activities ...
Digital Nomad Life-Hacks: The Best Banks and Debit Cards for Getting Cash While You’re Abroad
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Digital Nomad Life-Hacks: The Best Banks and Debit Cards for Getting Cash While You’re Abroad

In our digital age, where online banking is a ho-hum everyday sort of thing, you’d think that traveling and managing your funds would be easy and straightforward. But it’s not. When we first ...
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Mexican Funeral in Guanajuato, Mexico: Photo Gallery

Mexican funerals are a lot different than American funerals. We ran into this funeral procession in Guanajuato, Mexico near the Centro.Related Posts:Museo de las Momias (Mummy ...
Museo de las Momias (Mummy Museum) in Guanajuato, Mexico: Photo Gallery
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Museo de las Momias (Mummy Museum) in Guanajuato, Mexico: Photo Gallery

The Mummy Museum (Museo de las Momias) is a major tourist attraction in Guanajuato, Mexico. The bodies became mummified due to the soil in which they were buried. Lydian at age 13, hated the ...
Teaching English: I Have My Own English Class! — By Lydian Shipp
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Teaching English: I Have My Own English Class! — By Lydian Shipp

Tonight I taught an English class for a 10-year-old girl and a 12-year-old boy. I was told at first they were two 11-year-olds, then that they were 8 and 9, but they both seem their age. I ...
Windsor Castle and St. George’s Cathedral, London: Photo Gallery
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Windsor Castle and St. George’s Cathedral, London: Photo Gallery

Related Posts:Windsor Castle: important because it's extravagant or extravagant because it's important? -- By Jennifer ShippHave a Very Heretical Christmas -- By Jennifer ...
Teaching English: My First Day as an English Teacher in Mexico — By Lydian Shipp
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Teaching English: My First Day as an English Teacher in Mexico — By Lydian Shipp

Today I taught my first English class. I spent the entire night last night going over my plan for the class in my dreams (and dreaming that I’d gotten ready to go at the right time and then ...
Digital Nomad Life-Hacks: Global Health Insurance — By Jennifer Shipp
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Digital Nomad Life-Hacks: Global Health Insurance — By Jennifer Shipp

To date, I haven’t had a lot of interest in Global Health Insurance probably because I’m so sick of paying a super-high rate (in 2017 our monthly cost was $1400/month) for health insurance ...
Digital Nomad Life-Hack: Travel Vaccines — By Jennifer Shipp
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Digital Nomad Life-Hack: Travel Vaccines — By Jennifer Shipp

Although I don’t agree with everything the CDC does or espouses in the U.S., the CDC Yellow Book is a must-have for any world-traveler. When I first discovered it, I read it cover-to-cover ...
Digital Nomad Life-Hacks: Prevention Strategies for Good Health — By Jennifer Shipp
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Digital Nomad Life-Hacks: Prevention Strategies for Good Health — By Jennifer Shipp

I’m an advocate for prevention when it comes to healthcare. If you know that something is going to make you sick, even years down the road, change your habits. I mean, there are no ...
Digital Nomad Life-Hacks: How We Do Healthcare While Traveling — By Jennifer Shipp
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Digital Nomad Life-Hacks: How We Do Healthcare While Traveling — By Jennifer Shipp

I was lucky. I grew up on the fast-track to medical school. That was all I cared about. Medicine and healthcare. But on my way through my undergrad degree, I realized that medicine and good ...
Pre-2016 Election: Interview with “Jay” in India about the U.S., Americans, and American Politics
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Pre-2016 Election: Interview with “Jay” in India about the U.S., Americans, and American Politics

In August, before the 2016 elections, Jennifer interviewed people of different countries about their perception of America, Americans, and American politics. How do Indians view the United ...
Fez, Morocco: Photo Gallery
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Fez, Morocco: Photo Gallery

This was one of the most important and amazing trips we ever took. Unfortunately, we have very few photos from the journey.Related Posts:The Dirtiest Girls at the Public Bath in ...
Ancient Troy in Turkey: Photo Gallery
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Ancient Troy in Turkey: Photo Gallery

When we traveled to Turkey on our first overseas trip in 2010, I was absolutely awed that ancient Troy was a real location and not just a mythological place. ...
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