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Mastering Marshutkas: Or, How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Ride

November 25, 2012 by


As a foreigner in such a different country, I found my greatest challenge was making sure I wasn’t feeling too isolated. A great part of this was familiarizing and integrating myself into my host family and community. Daily calls to my English speaking colleagues also played an important role. But what I found most therapeutic […]

Three days in Georgia

January 20, 2012 by


My third day in Georgia is coming to a close and after being able to go out into Tbilisi tonight, I feel I can share my first impressions of the people and culture of Georgia and TLG. 1) TLG is quite the undertaking by the Georgian government.  They are wanting to brings thousands of English […]