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Racism in Spain- The Challenges of Traveling to Spain as a Black Traveler

This post is aimed towards addressing concerns of black travelers who are planning to visit Spain but have their concerns due to countless infamous stories they heard about racism in Spain. Disclaimer: This isn’t an attack on Spain or Spaniards, it’s just the personal opinion of guest author Roubens Chadrack, an expat who has been living in …

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What is Jugaad? Meaning, Examples, Frugal Innovation, and Much More!

Imagine you have a problem and there’s a machine, gadget, or item that can solve this problem for you and make life a lot easier. You do your research, inquire about it, and realize that you can’t afford this gadget. This is where jugaad comes into play. A part of daily life for many families in …

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Visiting La Rinconada- The Highest Town In The World

Did your curiosity ever make you wonder which is the highest town in the world? If you did, your research will take you high in the Peruvian Andes in the town of La Rinconada. This small mountain mining town lies at 5,100 (16,000 feet) meters above sea level and has a quickly growing population driven …

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35 Fun Facts About Bulgaria You Probably Didn’t Know

Bulgaria is a small but beautiful country with a rich history located in the Balkan, a region still marked as ‘developing’ when it comes to tourism. However, there are a lot of fun facts about Bulgaria that will make you want to visit. So, whether you’re thinking of traveling to Bulgaria or are just curious …

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Which Are The 16 Largest Mosques In The World?

Do you ever wonder which are the largest mosques in the world? As the number of Muslims around the world increases, there need for places where people can fulfill their prayers is also increasing. That’s why today, you can find mosques that can accommodate more people than the population of a small country and some …

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Which Are The 15 Largest Castles In The World?

Even though it might sound easy, finding the largest castles in the world isn’t a very straightforward task. This is mainly because of the broad definition of the word castle that describes castles as medieval strongholds that serve as a residence of the king or lord of the territory in which it stands. Hence, we …

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35 Fun Facts About Florence You Probably Didn’t Know

There’s probably not a lot that I can say about Florence that you already don’t know (or is there?). We all know that it’s one of the most popular destinations in Europe and one of the main historical and cultural hubs of the old continent. However, there are some fun facts about Florence that many …

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35 Interesting facts about Spain you probably didn’t know about

When you think of Spain, a few things come into mind, including bullfighting, football, flamenco, tapas, la fiesta, and the Inquisition. However, there are some interesting facts about Spain that you probably haven’t heard of. For example, most people in Spain don’t approve of bullfighting, Spain actually borders Africa, and it’s home to the only …

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15 Countries with the safest banks in the world

Which countries have the safest banks? What banks are considered to be more reliable within a certain country? If you are mulling over the idea of moving to another country, opening a bank account in a foreign country or are just curious about the countries with the safest banks in the world, keep reading; this detailed …

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Things and interesting facts about Mumbai you should know before visiting

I know it’s a cliche but if any city should be called ‘city of contrasts’, it has to be Mumbai. It’s a city where thousands of dreams are realized every day as millions die. It’s posh and yet poor, dirty, yet clean, traditional, yet modern but above all, a city with an immortal soul and …

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