Although I haven't posted most of my more controversial stories (yet...), living in Scandinavia for 6 months exposed me to a view of immigration far different from the one I knew from back in Canada. Immigration is a hot topic come election time during the past few years, and something that has bred racism by some in an otherwise inviting place.
4. My Most Helpful Post: Nerdy Travel Tips - Ladyboys
Well in a way, who wouldn't want to look at photos of me eating dessert? In "Culture Quirks - Sweden's 'Semla'" I go into the history of this seasonal treat, try a few, and give a play by play on the process of putting one into your (actually my) face hole. And you're welcome.
6. A Post I Feel Didn't Get the Attention It Deserved: My Date with an AK-47
Picking up an gun in Cambodia in a open air war museum was much more than a 30 second experience. Why do we make guns? Why are they so easy to use? Why do I even know how they work? I still think about the experience, and the worldwide implications of guns and war, all the time. Read My Date With An AK-47.
7. The Post I'm Most Proud Of: Define: Travel - 6 Months and Counting
Sick, alone in my room, my belongings scattered on the bed and floor. I wrote Define: Travel - 6 Months and Counting at what could be a low time in travel.
And finally, I'm nominating the following travel bloggers to share their "My 7 Links"
What are your favorite posts of mine? Oh really? Don't all speak up at once!