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Recharging My Inner Power: Volunteering as a Green Tea Farmer in Japan

Last weekend, as thunder roared across the Zakynthos, an unexpected power cut plunged us into darkness. For hours, we were left without electricity, relying on a humble gas cooker from our trusty camper van to brew our morning coffee. It was during this time that a metaphor unfolded before me, reminding me of a time when my own personal electricity, my inner spark, had run out. My Story of Burnout You see, a few years ago, I found myself...

How to Avoid Being Scammed in Paris: A Guide for Travelers

Paris, the city of light and love, is a must-see destination for travellers worldwide. With its rich history, stunning architecture, and delectable cuisine, the French capital has much to offer. However, like any major tourist hotspot, Paris also has its fair share of scams targeting unsuspecting visitors. Here's a guide to some of the most common scams in Paris to help you prepare for your trip. 1. The 'Gold' Ring Scam In this scam, a stranger...