Monthly Archives: May 2011

Nauryz!

Nauryz, the coming of spring celebration, is one of the biggest holidays in Kazakhstan (they name the whole month of March after it!). It is celebrated on March 22 every year at the spring equinox. The festivities are a-plenty, and … Continue reading

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Turkey!

So back in January I took an awesome vacation to Turkey.  For posterity’s sake I wanted to put up a very belated post and pictures here.  It was wonderful to meet up with my best friend from college Michelle, and … Continue reading

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