A biker’s guide to hitchhiking

“That is quite the bike girls” was the only warning my friends and I received before we departed on a bike ride through the Irish countryside to arrive at Mount Errigal — the highest peak in Ireland.
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Both native and foreign

By one statistic, one in every 100 babies born in Japan today is considered “mixed race” — or “haafu,” which natives presumably take to mean ...
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Chronicles of Erasmus

As a part of my Erasmus — what they call study abroad over here in Ireland — I am interning at a magazine.
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Learning "mottainai" in Japan

In Japan, there is a famous saying: “Mottainai,” which effectively means “don’t be wasteful.” It is used in a variety of settings, but largely ...
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The wrong side of the road

On Monday I arrived in Dublin, Ireland—my home for the next two months. As my flight was landing, I looked out the window to see countless blades of ...
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