Rama – the Guardians of the Forest

  • July 18, 2019     Friendly Borders Staff

Managua – Traveling to Nicaragua opens up new opportunities to engage with various communities, including their indigenous population. With many of the indigenous communities of the country located along its Caribbean Coast, they are ...
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Macedonian People of the Balkans

  • June 29, 2019     Friendly Borders Staff

Skopje – What kind of history lies in the Balkans? One can say it is a deep one. A huge part of this history is the Macedonian people who may have been overlooked by major world powers but continue to live with their distinct cultural ...
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Who are the Mordvin People of Russia?

  • May 26, 2019     Friendly Borders Staff

What lies in the middle of the Volga River basin? Saransk – This may sound like a strange question at first, but when tourists try to answer that question and feast their eyes on this place, they encounter wonders that are just waiting to...
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Who are the Limbu People of Nepal?

  • May 12, 2019     Joy Marie Salgado

Kathmandu – Nepal is an ancient country ruled by various dynasties throughout the centuries. There was a period in the 18th century when the country united different ethnic groups as well as various principalities under a high-caste Hindu...
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Indo-Canadian Heritage

  • April 30, 2019     Friendly Borders Staff

Ottawa – Canada is known to be home to numerous people from different cultural backgrounds. Among these different ethnic communities is the Indo-Canadian ethnic group. They are Canadian citizens whose heritage comes from a diverse ethnic ...
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Piscataway Culture and Present Life

  • April 15, 2019     Friendly Borders Staff

Annapolis – Maryland houses the continuing tribal communities of the Piscataway people, well-known as a small Algonquian tribe related to the Nanticoke. They are a long-established tribal nation of Native Americans who are not only living...
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Baloch People in Pakistan

  • March 25, 2019     Joy Marie Salgado

Islamabad – Barren soil, deserts, and mountains may cover most of the land where the Baloch people of Pakistan live, but these conditions have not stopped them from having colorful traditions and culture. This particular ethnic group even...
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Dolgan People of Russia and Ukraine

  • March 13, 2019     Friendly Borders Staff

Krasnoyarsk – The Dolgan people live in the territory of the Taimyr Autonomous Okrug (“district”) under the region of Krasnoyarsk in the Russian Federation. Their communities are located in the Taimyr Peninsula and just across...
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Bocas del Toro: Home of the Naso

  • February 22, 2019     Friendly Borders Staff

Panama City – Panama is home to various indigenous groups, including the Naso or Teribe people alongside the Bokata, Bri Bri, Emberá-Wounaan, Guna (Kuna), and Ngöbe-Buglé. These communities hold strongly onto their culture and ...
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The Group that Fills Half a Nation: The Bosniak

  • February 11, 2019     Friendly Borders Staff

Sarajevo – Traveling to the Balkan Peninsula offers a distinct cultural and historical experience intensified by direct interaction with the locals. Numerous wonders await international travelers as well as researchers seeking colorful ...
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