Travel

Touristanbul: Rekindling My Love Affair with Turkey

While doing my research for my upcoming Moroccan trip, I stumbled upon Turkish Airlines’ Touristanbul promo. Touristanbul is available to international transit passengers whose connection is between 6 to 24 hours. A qualified passenger may avail either a hotel stay or a city tour, depending on the length of their connection. City tour itinerary varies each day. Round trip transfers are covered.  Since… Continue reading Touristanbul: Rekindling My Love Affair with Turkey

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Kandahar: This is NOT a Movie Review

April 2010 My company sent me to Kandahar for a few days to join a training set up primarily for our other program. Training registration, check! Accommodations, check! Tickets, check! What??? Tickets!?!?!?! That means I’ll be taking a commercial flight… No, wait… That means I will be taking the commercial flight ALONE! What’s so scary aboout it? Let… Continue reading Kandahar: This is NOT a Movie Review

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Afghanistan: The Mother of all Adventures

Sometimes an opportunity knocks at your door that needs you to get out of your comfort zone. When that happens what will you do? Will you grab the opportunity or pass up and wait for another chance?  That happened to me… I was offered a job that not only required me to get out of my comfort… Continue reading Afghanistan: The Mother of all Adventures