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Names: Sietse Schaafsma and Rachel Dede Native Countries: The Netherlands & USA Flighty Bird: Before you met, you were both world travelers. What made you guys interested in traveling in the first place? Sietse: Adventure, culture, meeting new people, and the differences between countries were a few of the things that got me started in[…]
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EVERY SOLO TRAVELER’S GUIDE TO THE HOLIDAYS ABROAD It’s the greatest season of fear for the solo world traveler – the end of December that will inevitably be spent far away from family and friends back at home. You might find yourself listening tearfully to hits such as “I’ll be Home for Christmas” or “Home[…]
Submissions from the first group of winners in The Art of Travel competition have been released today! Enjoy the works of these amazing travelers. “London Eye in the Sky” – Jaehyun Yang (Photography) “Pure Happiness” – Katie Welch (Photography) “This Must Be the Place” – Olivia Snider (Video filmed in Minturn, Colorado) “Indigo Bird” – Natalie Bell (Watercolor/Mixed Media Collage)[…]
IS MEXICO’S CAPITAL REALLY AS DANGEROUS AS PEOPLE THINK? There’s no question that Mexico City must overcome a difficult reputation. From the appearance of tabloid magazines documenting murdered bodies to the occurrences of taxicab kidnappings, Mexico City is considered far from safe for most travelers. But does the capital really deserve this reputation? In the[…]
Name: Felix Kupferer Native Country: Germany Flighty Bird: What was your first experience abroad, and what inspired you to go overseas? Felix: Ever since I was a little kid, my parents always took my brother and me on trips, mostly through Europe, but also along the West Coast of the US once, which really made me want[…]