As I exited the taxi a tall, dark, man wearing flashy sunglasses and brown tunic that nearly reached his ankles, approached me. This was Fawaz, my work exchange host for the next two weeks. While he appeared intimidating at first, maybe because of his height alone, his warm smile and outstretched hand made any first impressions quickly fade away. The head scarf he wore was similar to the "desert scarf" that had recently made its way in style in … [Read more...]
Erika is an adventure seeker and lover of all things travel. She has traveled solo throughout 5 continents with no intention of abandoning the road. Through travel she aims to experience culture, learn new languages and make the best memories life can make...and to successfully do a hand stand, and capture it on camera, in each country she visits. In her free time she blogs, does yoga and teaches English.