Goodbye VMA, Hello DAIS!

It's 2pm on a Friday afternoon and I'm currently sitting in my classroom with a student who is scrambling to finish his final paper (which was due a week ago). I may be halfway around the world, but some things never change. Procrastination, it seeems, is universal. When he finally finishes, I'll submit my final …

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Hong Kong Disneyland: All the Magic of Anaheim on a Smaller Scale

For Christmas this year, my parents and grandparents gifted us tickets to The Happiest Place on Earth: Hong Kong Disneyland. To make our visit a little easier, we decided to splurge on 2 nights at the Explorers Lodge, one of the three Disney hotels near the park. Getting to Disneyland from Shenzhen was easy. Disney …

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