The Lonely Planet Guide to Diaspora: Part One

  SOUTH AMERICA Guyana is a Caribbean peculiarity     Welcome to Guyana Few places on the planet offer peculiarity in such abundance as Guyana. Thanks to Sir Walter Raleigh and the British imperial crown, Guyana is South America’s only English speaking country. Since the end of slavery and indenture in the country, Guyana’s history has become […]

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I Wait In Line To Thread My Eyebrows On Liberty Avenue

“They liked the service, but found the setting too foreign, she said. […] So, following an entrepreneurial instinct, she decided to introduce threading to a familiar environment for non-Asian clients. Last March she opened her SoHo salon, Shobha Threading, where three threaders greet customers in a cozy space with orange walls and wood floors, next […]

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