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What a Spa Vacation Did for My Mind

There’s a lot of talk about what a spa vacation can do for your body. A vampire facial will make your skin glow. A seaweed body wrap sloughs off toxins and zaps cellulite. And a hot stone massage will make...
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When Your Travel Plans Change

Ever heard about Murphy's Law? Richard Knight had 10 days to see as much of Australia as he could. A busy attorney, he’d worked around the clock to get his billable hours in beforehand. On weekends he...
Myra in Togo

Back to Africa: Still on the Hunt for Our Home

After leaving Ghana in search of their permanent home on the African continent, Myra Parks (from The Repat Diaries) and her family visit 3 more countries, carefully weighing the pros and cons of each nation...
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Meet the Blogger Who “Travels While Crip”

She’s ziplined in Panama, spent a night in a New York City bus station, Couchsurfed across the world, and has been traveling for ten years now. Oh, and she has polio. “Being a disabled black woman with...
saying goodbye to our friends in Ghana

Back to Africa: Why Ghana Can’t Be Our Home

Back in February, we read the amazing story of Myra Parks, her husband and young son, who made a bold move by transplanting their lives from the US to Ghana. We followed up with Myra to see how things are...