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  • Cruise Travel

    Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic

    An uber ride from my Miami hotel on a Sunday morning to Miami’s carnival sea port, for an epic journey to the Dominican Republic on my first ever cruise ship ride! On board Fathom’s…

  • Travel

    Pamukkale, Turkey

    A morning bus ride from Ankara to one of the most visited historic areas in Turkey. Pamukkale, translated into “Cotton Castel” carries significant historic stories with its breathtaking views, unusual white rocks and the…

  • Airports Travel

    Istanbul, Turkey

    On a seven hours bus ride from Ankara to Istanbul, I arrived around 7 pm to Istanbul bus station, waiting for the ride that will pick up the other girls to the airport, and…

  • Internships Travel

    Ankara, Turkey

    I flew from Moscow to Istanbul and arrived around 10 pm until my ride picked me up at 11 pm and we headed straight to the bus station for a one-way ticket to Ankara…

  • Travel

    Shanghai, China

    After I struggled so much with my documents (since what happened to my passport) I had to see the Palestinian consulate in Beijing, because I was heading to Shanghai from Beijing via air. I…

  • Travel

    Beijing, China

    A morning flight from Tokyo to Beijing when we landed, security was tough.. especially on me! remember when I said that my passport picture got washed out from the juice drink in japan! I…

  • Travel

    Tokyo, Japan

    On our way to Tokyo, we stopped in Kamakura, a small town that’s home to the Great Image of Buddha. This is the second largest statue of its kind, topping out at more than…

  • Hosts Travel

    Mount Koya, Japan

    Mount Koya is a sacred mountain to Japanese who practice Buddhism and is a picture perfect Zen landscape- complete with tall Cedar trees shrouded in mist, ancient rock temples, and tall waterfalls. Buddhist monks…

  • Hotels Travel

    Kyoto, Japan

    From Mount Koya, we made our way down to Kyoto. Kyoto is sort of the cultural center of Japan, brimming with Buddhist temples, Shinto shrines, and World Heritage sites. In Kyoto we stayed in…

  • Travel

    Osaka, Japan

    Osaka is famous for its friendly locals and hearty traditional cuisine. I was amazed how nice people were, especially during customs. I, as you will notice during my travel seem to be a little…