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Egypt: The Rich, The Poor & The Resilient

If it weren’t for Lina, I wouldn’t have travelled to Egypt again. I had just visited 5 years ago, it was where I learnt that real solo backpacking as a¬†woman isn’t all that terrifying (though I was sexually harassed in Jordan right after that but that’s a whole different story.)

A Syrian Once Told Me

Don’t you want to go home for good? I asked.

How the Unforgiving Sea Decided My Grandfather’s Fate

“You were born in China, right?” “No. My passport says China, but I was born in Panipahan, Indonesia,” Chu replied nonchalantly. The revelation was dumbfounding.