Rahel Tesfaledet was born in Ethiopia to parents of Eritrean heritage—two advocates of education and travel. She became a teacher and her passion for travelling and curiosity about world cultures, took her to teach in school boards in South Korea, Japan, Kuwait, and the United States.
Sawasdi! This is a hello greeting in Thai! My favorite part about my time in this land of sunshine was visiting the spectacular Grand Palace in Bangkok and the beachy resort island of Phuket...and of course the best seafood and Pad Thai I have ever tasted!
Bonjour from Paris! It was always a dream of mine to visit this beautiful city with such a rich history and when I did, I instantly fell in love with it! My favorite part of my time here was the Eiffel tower, the Louvre, and yummy croissants and escargot!
Marhaba! Meaning welcome in Arabic..this sparkly, vibrant city located in the Middle East is hot, sunny, friendly and has lots of fun attractions. My favorite part of my time here was the Burj Khalifa, camel rides, and desert safari.
Konnichiwa! This ancient island in Asia is truly a gem! My favourite part of my time living in Japan was the cherry blossom festivals, Tokyo Disneyland and of course authentic sushi!
Take your child on a travelling adventure in Kinza’s World. The magical world of Kinza features an inquisitive African Canadian girl who achieves her dreams by travelling the world, making new friends, and learning about different cultures, languages, history, and geography. With this uplifting and inspiring book, children learn to use their imagination, self-empowerment, diversity, inclusion, and kindness…