Tag archive for "Culture"


Tartan Power

2 Comments 02 December 2014

“Whiskey makes the bagpipes sound better, “ said Frank our whiskey tasting MC for the day. I laughed, but I actually like the sounds of bagpipes, however I had never heard them played for this long of period before. You could hear them echoing through the park all day as the music competitions seemed to [...]

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New Perspectives in the Sacred Valley

3 Comments 26 August 2014

The man with the wooden flute plays a joyful high-pitched tune; the same few bars of notes over and over again. He is dressed in multi-color clothes, a warm woolen hat, and is accompanied by another man beating out the time on his little drum. The group of us follows them down the dirt path; [...]

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Destination Post

Europe By Thirst — Exploring the Continent By Its Drinks

No Comments 18 July 2014

There are many ways to soak up the culture of a foreign destination: by visiting museums, for example, chatting to locals or simply walking around. Sampling the local cuisine and local or national drink is a fine way to literally absorb the taste and flavor too, so when jetting off to somewhere new, why not [...]

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Hammock sunrise kerala

India, Photo of the Week

Week In-stagram Review Adjusting to India

11 Comments 21 March 2014

Each week brings some new scenery and location for me – that’s just the way I like it. If you want to follow where I am real time – then on Friday I will post some of my Instagram photos from the current week. Some weeks I may be traveling somewhere exotic, and some weeks [...]

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I'm Sherry, a corporate cube dweller turned nomadic traveler. I travel to off-the-beaten-path destinations to bring you unique travel experiences and photography. But it's not just about travel, it's also about life experiences of a middle age wanderer.
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