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Making Australia Home: The Expat Life

Moving to a new city, even a gorgeous one like Sydney, it can take a while to feel like a local. Whether it’s finding your go-to dancing spot, idling at your local farmers market or getting a motorcycle license and hitting the road, there’s more to it than just the big tourist landmarks. One newly settled resident recounts those early days and the people and places that finally helped her settle in.

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Macau’s True Riches

With a growing local art scene, quiet heritage districts, seaside localities and rich culinary traditions, the districts of Taipa, Cotai and Coloane show that there’s so much more to Macau beyond betting and racing.

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Is Environmentally Friendly Travel Possible?

Everywhere we go, we hear the call to help save the earth. Eco-activist Tara Abrina writes about the many different ways travelers can become more mindful about their environmental impact — and how it starts with approaching the world with humility.

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Going Abroad: Life As A Sudden OFW

What happens when you’ve never dreamed of leaving home, but life throws you a curveball that takes you overseas? Pocholo Goitia writes about what it’s like to suddenly become a member of the Filipino diaspora.

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