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Travel Secret #1043: Bull in a Chikan Shop, Lucknow

“Twenty-five years ago, a bull walked into the Lucknow Chikan Shop, a cloth store tucked away in the dusty folds of Varanasi. It stayed on for half a day. Paramanand Chhugani, the shop owner, rubbed his eyes and scratched his head. The next day, the bull returned and stayed put till the lights went out at 9 pm. Chhugani’s surprise took on…

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Travel Memoir: The Lost Girls

  Year of release: 2010 Author: Jennifer Baggett, Holly C. Corbett & Amanda Pressner Three friends, four continents and a common goal of self-discovery. An unconventional travel memoir, the Lost Girls is centered on the theme of leaving behind the familiar to find yourself amidst the uncertainties. Taking a sabbatical from…

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#TravelMovie: One Week

ONE WEEK Released: 2008 Cast: Joshua Jackson, Peter Spence Director: Michael McGowan One Week follows the journey of Ben Tyler, a young man who’s just learned that he has terminal and aggressive cancer. Leaving behind his perplexed fiancee, Ben(Jackson) buys a 1973 Norton motorcycle and heads west, from Toronto to Vancouver. His…

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