Since 1966 an event by the name of Notting Hill Carnival has occurred in the streets of Ladbroke Grove, London, England. It’s not a typical street parade one would expect to take place on London’s normally populous roads. The Notting Hill Carnival celebrates the African-Caribbean traditions “of the post-1948 migration of peoples from the Caribbean,” and their previous collective and governmental positions that brought them to the United Kingdom (A History of Notting Hill Carnival).
Right now, it is imperative to adopt a collectivistic view. It is important to think globally, if you have not been already. It can be easy to put yourself in a bubble at a time like this; a time where everywhere you look there seems to be another domino razed. This is what it can feel like in unprecedented times – during a global pandemic.
There are two types of people when it comes to packing for a trip. Those who love it and those who hate it. There is no gray area – you either really enjoy making a list, checking it twice, and ensuring you have everything needed (and wanted) or you dread the idea. Whichever description you fall under, the following tips warrant a trip full of travel essentials that a minimalistic individual would fawn over – take notes!
If you are more of an active agent than a homebody, New Zealand’s atmosphere is just for you! While you can make any foreign location tourist-based, it’s a bit more difficult in New Zealand because of the range of invigorating outdoor activities there are. Because of the optimal moderation of perfect temperature and weather throughout a calendar year, the multitude of lively ventures, and your comfort zone, are boundless!
Whether you are traveling for school, with friends, family, or solo: there is so much that goes into planning for an upcoming international trip. We here at Globally Abroad want to help make the process easier for you! One of the biggest challenges and stressors to plan for is knowing how to save for your trip. We have offered some helpful tips and tricks to make saving up fun and easy!
Something you truly will not understand without traveling outside of your nation is the insight of another culture’s way of life. How do their customs differ from yours when it comes to greeting another person or displaying certain table manners during a meal? Routine conventions of other foreign places signify the perpetual importance of diversity. For this reason, it’s pressing to be mindful and aware of different customs from other countries. With Globally Abroad, you can gain an entirely new
It is a real inspiration seeing others in your life seek out their own adventures beyond the homestead while scrolling through socials. But then time goes on, your thoughts thicken with curiosity – shouldn’t you do the same? It doesn’t have to be the most extravagant place, but shouldn’t you be out there pursuing your driving force as well? We won’t always know what awaits us out in the world we have yet to see. Be that as it may,
The largest island that is the only place situated solely on islands, and is known as a country, is Indonesia. Some may get it confused with Greenland, which is simply the largest island in the world. As Greenland consists of similar island-aspects just like Indonesia – it is not a country, instead it is an independent territory within the country of Denmark. Now that we have a clear base of Indonesia’s Southeast Asian islandic requisites, let’s visit the largest island