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By Stephanie Elizondo Griest

Since publishing the unique variation of A Woman’s World in 1995, tourists’ stories has been the well-known chief in women’s trip literature. The top Women’s shuttle Writing 2010 is the 6th booklet in an annual sequence that offers stimulating, inspiring, and uplifting adventures from ladies who've traveled to the ends of the earth to find new locations, peoples, and features of themselves. the typical threads connecting those tales are a woman’s viewpoint and clean, compelling storytelling to make the reader chuckle, weep, want she have been there, or be blissful she wasn’t. In The top Women's trip Writing 2010 readers will become aware of the hidden magic of Flamenco in Spain, stroll the evening and its terrors in Benin, have a good final day in Costa Rica, poke their method into the psyche of a safety agent in Kabul, study anything new approximately loss of life and Mexico in San Miguel de Allende, go back and forth the darker facet of the Hawaiian delusion, draw a map of Argentinian tango, meet the simplest humans on the earth in Zimbabwe...and a lot more.

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She’s the culinary travel guide for About. com, a blogger for Luxist, and has contributed to Business Week, Glamour, Men’s Journal, New York Magazine, Robb Report, Yankee, and Yoga Journal, among other publications. j e n n i f e r p e rc y 222 In the Half-Light Love in the land of phantasm. T here was Carson, who I knew I’d fall in love with. There was Bonnie, who ran away to perform puppet shows on Nevsky Prospekt. There was Alexei, eighteen and effeminate, with wide ears and an obsession with hand washing.

I squinted at the screen, wondering which one most closely resembled my own. And that was when I realized, with a blush of shame, that I had absolutely no idea. And I am thirty-three years old. Sure, I’ve done the ol’ crouching with a mirror fandango. I have a vague idea of what I look like. But the truth is—and I am more than a little embarrassed to admit this—I’m a bit…shall we say…bashful about my lady parts. I consider myself to be a pretty open, sex- Design a V a g i n a 41 positive person, and yet, for most of life, I’ve treated my vagina like I would my credit score—I only look when I absolutely have to.

16 C o l e tt e O ’ C o n n o r Between us lies an expanse of powdery sand, lavishly gilded by billions of tiny, perfect shells in the palest of peaches and pinks. The sea shimmers in a rhapsody of aqua and green. It is my turn now not to breathe. What a gorgeous spot to flop for hours! I load my beach bag— hat, glasses, snacks, trashy tell-all—and dance my happy feet to a spot among the shells where, should he catch a wave, which of course he will, I can rave over Michael’s display of surfer mojo.

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