Category Archives: Travel

What Was I Doing in Lebanon?

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USAID and the US State Department fund a number of programs around the world that are focused on financial development. The administration of these programs is farmed out to a number of organizations, both for- and not-for-profit, who in turn … Continue reading

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Have You Ever Been to Israel?

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Lebanese Border Police: “Have you ever been to Israel?” Me: “No.” [Stamps passport]

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Last Day in Lebanon

Apologies that it’s topsy-turvy More Lebanon posts to come

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Beirut

My flights went well and I arrived on schedule. Walked around a bit, ate, and prepared for tomorrow. Very tired now.

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Lebanon

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One day you think you’ll have a free week between your internship and the start of your second and last year of grad school, and the next day you find out that you’re going to Lebanon. I’m going to Lebanon. … Continue reading

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Grandparents in China, 1988

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You may have just noticed a series of typewritten travelogues with dates from June, 1988, approximately six months before I was born: Florida-San Francisco-Shanghai Beijing Xi’an Canton Bangkok Singapore Hong Kong-Vancouver-San Francisco-Florida They were written by my grandfather upon returning … Continue reading

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Hong Kong-Vancouver-San Francisco-Florida

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Singapore

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Bangkok

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Canton

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