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Behind Give And Surf: Why I Chose To Be An Ambassador

BY BEATRIZ GOMES Give and Surf is an organization Jetset Times is incredibly passionate about. Last year, we traveled to Panama’s Bocas del Toro islands, witnessed a group of young indigenous children receiving outstanding education from G&S. We were so moved by their international volunteers that we asked them to tell their stories. Many have traveled thousands […]

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How To Survive The Holidays Abroad

BY DAWN FLEMING As the weather gets cooler and stores begin to put up their decorations, we all get excited for the holidays. Between eating turkey on Thanksgiving, listening to Christmas music on the radio, and preparing our New Year’s resolutions, it’s easy to see why people love the holiday season. The best part of […]

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How This Entrepreneur’s One Way Ticket Turned Into A Creative Startup

BY WENDY HUNG Evona Niewiadomska and I first met within Boston’s startup community years ago. I was working as a Marketing Director for a social network based in San Francisco, and she was managing a coworking space for entrepreneurs in Boston. I flew to the East Coast frequently, hosting events and Evona was always such a joy […]

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Mindy Kaling’s Day In San Francisco Is Your Next Layover Guide

BY TEAM JST Photo: Instagram This week, The Mindy Project’s shoot for season 2 is coming to a close. Our comedy favorite Mindy Kaling has arrived in San Francisco to shoot an episode to be aired in January 2015. While she is styled head to toe in total jetset fashion, she’s also hitting quite a few […]

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Happy 50th Birthday To Japan’s Fastest Bullet Train!

BY JERRY LEON Ceremonial launch of 1964 shinkansen bullet train from Tokyo to Osaka. Photo: telegraph.co.uk Central Japan Railway (JR Tokai) celebrated the 50th anniversary of the country’s first shinkansen “bullet train”, in a ceremony at Tokyo’s central station. Company workers and guests were in attendance as the N700A, the company’s newest high-speed rail train, took […]

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What Was Our Insta-Takeover Like From Ukraine

BY TEAM JST From the news lately, you’ve probably gotten a pretty good idea of what life in Ukraine must be like. Actually, it’s far from it. For a few weeks, our contributor, Elizabeth Bezverkha has been showing us the other side of Ukraine. Adorable coffee shops and from her personal Instagram account, it looks like […]

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Gender Gap Is Closing – For Now – On Streets Of Dortmund, Germany

BY TEAM JST Photo: tagesspiegel.de If you’ve ever been to Berlin’s Ampelmann Shop, then you’ve already met this guy. He’s the one who telling you when to cross the street of Germany. Now the city of Dormund will be introducing his female version: Ampelfrauen. Shown as the stop light signal to “keep walking”, Ampelmännchen has been the beloved symbol in Eastern Germany. As […]

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