Where are the Mississippi’s Headwaters?

I am sure it is a question you ask yourself everyday! Most of you will know this answer. I did not until I came to the US. The mighty Mississippi takes its journey down to New Orleans in Itasca Park in Minnesota. It is hard to understand why the park is a State Park instead…

What’s in your backyard?

I was reading a story about an expatriate living in Spain. While reading, I realized somebody’s dream destination is somebody else’s backyard. So, why do we feel the need to go far away? Travel is a lifestyle. It makes us feel alive. Travel is an escape. We want to escape from the weather or our…