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7 Historic Sites In Quito

Quito shares in the incredibly tumultuous history of Latin-America: A rich and complex culture born of a mestizaje (a mixing of cultures) runs deep throughout the city. Historic sites in

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Cultural Ambiguity and Travel

Traversing borders on long, arduous journeys tends to leave agitated minds with nothing more to do than reflective self-encounter. Often, the restless come to face with haunting conflicts that cling

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Why Travel: No Earthly Reason (why not)

Why travel? Travel is as a wholly advantageous endeavour. Connecting with other cultures promotes empathy. Stepping outside of the familiar forces intentionality. It can be uncomfortable, but most worthwhile experiences

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