Archive for October, 2013

Recent Articles #1

An Interview with a Newspaper Company in Utah
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An Interview with a Newspaper Company in Utah

Filed in blogs, Book on Sri Lanka, self-publishing, Sri Lanka, writing by on October 24, 2013 0 Comments • views: 425

I was just recently interviewed by the Editor-In-Chief, Kathryn Elizabeth Jones at Idea Creations Press in Utah. An interview about this book and I just got published. I am really looking forward to my trip starting in just 18 days! Please do check out the interview and I look forward to you following me on […]

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Recent Articles #2

Networking at Book Fairs
Publishing

Networking at Book Fairs

Filed in Book on Sri Lanka, self-publishing, South Korea, Sri Lanka, writing by on October 11, 2013 0 Comments • views: 583

Earlier this year, I went to the Seoul International Book Fair at COEX.  I went primarily to network and to get some ideas on which route to take on publishing my book.  I was also in a bit of a muddle as I had just fired my illustrator as his work was not professional enough […]

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Fireworks Extravaganza in Yeoido Park
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Fireworks Extravaganza in Yeoido Park

Filed in fireworks, Han River, Korea, Parks, Seoul, South Korea, Yeoido Park by on October 6, 2013 1 Comment • views: 820

Where to View this Fireworks Extravaganza in Yeoido Park This fireworks extravaganza took place in Seoul along the Han River in the Yeoido Park last night.  Most spectators brought picnic blankets so they could enjoy watching the fireworks from the river banks. Where was the Crowd Control? Having been the most crowded event I had […]

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Classroom Blog Presentation Coming!

Filed in blogs, Classroom Blogs, lesson plans, PowerPoint games, teaching by on October 4, 2013 2 Comments • views: 488

If you are in Korea on Nov 9, please come to my presentation where you will learn how to create a classroom blog.  Please click the below flyer for more information. Related articles Blogging Resources for Classroom Teachers (teachingquality.org) Free Technology for Teachers – An Edu Blog (jholeha.wordpress.com)

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Horton Plains: A magical place in the clouds views: 1337

Visiting Horton Plains If you plan on visiting Sri Lanka, make sure you put Horton Plains in your schedule.  This unusual place is not to be missed.  I have personally been here 5 times and always look forward to going back.  One can never get tired of its exotic breathtaking scenery. Getting There It’s just […]

Havanna on a Budget: How to save money in Cuba views: 972

  Cuba was always a beach-filled, retro dream for me. Sipping daiquiris by the pool, twirling in full, vintage skirts on the cobblestone streets, and rocking my cat-eye sunglasses from the passenger side of some 1950’s hot rod was a recurring vision in my travel head—and once I’d stepped into Havana it didn’t disappoint. But […]

Sunsets Over the Pacific: Lima views: 1575

On my last night in Lima, I wanted to have a very special evening.   I asked my hostel Nomade Backpackers where the best sunset was.  They said the Marriott.  I was able to make my way up to the second floor to catch one of the most beautiful sunsets I had ever seen.

How to do the Maldives on a Budget views: 1259

Budgeting Maldives and Still Have an Island Getaway Budgeting Maldives is possible if you follow these tips.  If you’re looking for an island getaway for your next vacation, there’s no better place than the Maldives! This collection of more than a thousand coral islands in the Indian Ocean is absolutely stunning.  They offer fantastic diving, […]

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