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Chasing Autumn Colors In The USA: An Autumn Drive Itinerary

December 3, 2017
I’ve never experienced the four seasons until recently, VERY recently. I grew up in the Philippines and moved to the Middle East afterwards – both places only had two seasons so I never get to experience the complete change of your natural surroundings 4 times in a year. When I left Dubai in 2014, I spent about 6 months in the US – I experienced a bit of summer, the entire autumn and a bit of wint

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Day 3: Alexandria day tour

June 15, 2009
ring * ring * Noemi: (with groggy voice) hello???? Karim: Hey Dubai girl! wake up! Noemi: What time is it?? Karim: 730 Noemi: WHAT???? ARE YOU ALREADY AT THE LOBBY???? Karim: Yes. Noemi: oh sh*t!!!! Karim: Don’t worry, take your time…. We were supposed to start our 3hr journey by 7am and I think we left by 830am. good thing that the road to alexandria from cairo is not at all “scenic”, so i

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