Travel Thoughts 

Here at Go Global, we value and promote education through cross-cultural immersive experiences. On this page you'll find links to travel related webpages, book recommendations and travel thoughts that we find interesting. If you have any particular recommendations that you'd like to share, please pass them on to us at goglobal.okanagan@ubc.ca

Happy travels! 

Here are some great travel/culture books that we love! 

bill_bryson 

 khaled

shantaram 

The Road to Little Dribbling 

Bill Bryson

And the Mountains Echoed

Khaled Housseini

Shantaram

Gregory David Roberts 

 purdah midnight   tiger2

Honeymoon in Purdah: An Iranian Journey

Alison Wearing

Midnight's Children

Salman Rushdie

The Tiger's Wife

Tea Obreht 

spirits   contstellation  princess

The House of the Spirits

Isabel Allende

A Constellation of Vital Phenomena 

Anthony Marra

  Princess: A true story of life behind the veil in Saudi Arabia

Jean Sasson

 

 Perspective on the benefits of living overseas:

Some interesting TED Talks: 

local

Don't ask me where I'm from, ask me where I'm local 

 myassa

Globalizing the local, localizing the global

 explore

Why bother leaving the house? 

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