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H.E. Rybol is a TCK, writer and animal lover. She has spent her life living, working, studying and traveling around the world.

Her blog www.cultureshocktoolbox.com provides a plethora of resources, interviews and posts to help readers cope with cultural transitions.

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Erick Prince-Heaggans is the creative force behind MinorityNomad.com. He’s visited 73 countries on five continents and recently launched a campaign to become the first African-American to visit every country in the world. Erick still has a passion for exploration and wants to share his travel experiences with you. He’s also the founder of A World Beyond Youth Exploration, a non-profit organizat... Read more of this blog post »
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“When you experience Reverse Culture Shock you realize that both the place and you, have changed.”

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