When presented with the opportunity to visit a Nubian village, I leapt at the chance.
Not going anywhere for a while? Read one of these.
Because we know it's on your bucket list, read this first.
Want to explore more in the new year? Modupe Sonuyi is the lady to talk to.
My advice? Give to what breaks your heart.
It might just lead to a great adventure.
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