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Sonja

Moving to Hawaii
personalized
May 10, 2017

Relocating to Hawaii: Driving Change after Six Years in China.

We tend to become very comfortable as our careers and lives progress. We get settled…
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Great Wall of China
travels
May 9, 2017

Hiking the Great Wall of China from Jiankou to Mutianyu

Planning a trip to the Great Wall of China is always a gamble: will the AQI be ok, so you actually have a view? Will it be dry, but not…
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Petra
travels
October 18, 2016

Petra – A Wonder Of The World

We have planned two days in Petra. The Unesco World Heritage site and 7th wonder of the ancient world spans 45km² and was built around 300BC. It's carved into rock…
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Patti Smith: M Train
books
October 17, 2016

Patti Smith: M Train

Patti Smith's memoir M Train is a delight. She drifts between dream and reality and…
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Shanghai Project: Sou Fujimoto
fresh
October 16, 2016

The Shanghai Project: Envision Pavilion by Sou Fujimoto

Sou Fujimoto's Envision Pavillion opened at the Shanghai Himalaya's Center as part of the Shanghai…
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Man Ride Documentary
digital
October 15, 2016

The Man Ride Documentary

The Man Ride documentary is a transcontinental collaboration of epic proportions. 16 guys, two continents,…
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Arab Divers
travels
October 14, 2016

Diving With Arab Divers In The Red Sea

The first thing you notice when arriving at South Beach Aqaba's premier dive shop is…
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Bedouin Camel
travels
October 13, 2016

Living the Bedouin Way In Wadi Rum

When planning our Jordan trip, an overnight trip into the Wadi Rum desert to live…
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travels
September 29, 2016

Dead Sea Spa Resort Days 

We've spent the last two days at the Jordan Valley Marriott. It's a super nice dead sea spa resort and the perfect spot to celebrate the extension of my 34th…
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travels
September 27, 2016

Visiting Roman Ruins In Jerash

We left tried to leave Amman early for Jerash. Our rental car didn't arrive (yes,…
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