Travel + Culture

Reasons and seasons to visit the most eclectic and beautiful getaway destinations can be unraveled along with tips and tricks to always be alert on.

How Do Muslims Celebrate Eid?

The word “Eid” literally translates to festival or feast in Arabic. Every year two Eid festivals are celebrated in the Islamic calendar. The first is Eid al-Fitr, which is celebrated earlier in the year. The second, Eid al-Adha, is celebrated later. The purpose of each Eid is to commemorate a major event in Muslim history.…

Seven Tips For Moving To A Foreign City

Big City-Chispa Magazine

People move to cities abroad for lots of reasons. Perhaps you’ve chosen to study at a university abroad? Perhaps you’ve found a dream job in an overseas city? Or maybe you’re simply looking for a big change in life?  Whatever your reasons, it’s essential that you prepare yourself for the adventure ahead. There’s a lot…

Why You Should Visit Another Country, Soon

Travel_Chispa Magazine

Where are you planning to vacation this year? Maybe you’re thinking about driving down to the shore or heading to the next state over to visit your second cousins twice removed. What about somewhere a little farther away, like the glitzy family-friendly playground of Disney World or the glitzy but not quite family-friendly playground of…

The Safe Travel Tips You All Need to Know

Travel-Chispa Magazine

Traveling can be great fun but you also need to be aware of the pitfalls so that they do not happen to you.  There are some things you need to do that are pretty standard for any trip, but then there are others that might not have occurred to you. Check For Travel Warnings On…

Office Rituals from Around the World

Working Around the World-Chispa Magazine

There is nothing surprising when we say that cultures differ depending on a particular region of the world. This is perfectly normal, as different people do things differently on a daily basis but they can still come to an understanding and do business together. You would expect the office rituals to be more or less…

Hiking to Cope and Reset

Hiking-Avery Phillips-Chispa Magazine

There is never a shortage of events around the world to make you both grateful and cynical about life. Whether it’s natural disasters such as Typhoon Mangkhut in Hong Kong, or Hurricane Florence on the east coast of the U.S. or suffering the personal loss of a family member or friend, loss is constant and…