Suddenly, all the stories of dumb tourists who went into the desert with the Bedouins, only to be raped, robbed, or murdered, seemed like they were headed our way.
To learn another language is to accept another culture, to truly see a language, a country, for what they are. Something so simple as learning a language can help us work towards acceptance.
Every day, I wake up alone. I go to school, see my friends, hang out and be social. Then I … More
On Wednesday, just after midnight, my friends and I hoped on a bus in Tahrir Square and set off for … More
There is something called conventional wisdom. It’s what society believes everybody should know. In the States, it’s that everybody should … More
As some of you may know, I’ve been living in Cairo for more than three months now. I’ve explored 14th-century … More
So I took a Saudi Airlines connect flight from Cairo to Jeddah and then from Jeddah to Los Angeles. It … More
I’ve gotten to this point on my trip where I feel bored. Don’t get me wrong, I’m loving my time … More