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I am but a simple country band director. Well, sort of.... Oxford, Mississippi is a small town in North Mississippi which just happens...

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At age 52, Tulasi Shrestha, whose parents wouldn't let her attend school because she was a girl, is finally learning to read. Shikha Gauchan,...

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Ever since I was 16, I was drawn to Buddhism and the magical promise of Nepal and Tibet. While this curiosity continued to percolate...

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We drove over the Taurus Mountains, which are the same range as the Himalayas and the Alps, dating from the Mesozoic Age. In a...

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In all the souvenir shops and bazaars we saw jewelry and home decorations with the blue Evil Eye Protection. For centuries superstitions have...

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After spending the night in Ankara and visiting the beautiful mausoleum and memorial to Ataturk and a wonderful museum of ancient archeological finds dating...

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Our next stop in our SmarTours of Turkey was to be Ankara, the capital of the country. As we drove through the countryside...

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Turkey is an exciting exploration of history with museum relics dating back to the Paleolithic period. The landscape varies from farmlands to high...

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Just as our plane circled and began its descend toward a landing at the Kathmandu airport, I began to see out of my window...