By Kolena Allen It has been a very disheartening week, actually it has felt like it has been disheartening couple of months. Out of control gun violence in the United States, refugee crisis’ the world over, natural disasters, and racial tensions that are starting to boil to the brink. Whenever you turn on the TV … Continue reading How Travel Destroys Our Perception Of A Dangerous World
Travel teaches me not with agenda or curriculum, but simply through the act of movement. It slowly covers me in its warmth, gifting me knowledge, understanding, and true experience as I make my way through the world. When I take that leap into the unknown I am then able to learn about diverse cultures, meet … Continue reading 10 Life Lessons I Learn From Traveling
Responsibility… Yuck. When I hear that word it makes me think of all the things I had to do as a child: chores, homework, parents lecturing about cleaning my room. So when we talk about Responsible Travel it’s important to talk about how traveling in this way also means travel experiences that are more exciting … Continue reading How Responsible Travel Is Also Fun Travel
Some are people born restless. The society, the culture, the world we live in would make you feel shame for this. That somehow the intrinsic, uncontrollable need to move is a character flaw, a selfish desire rooted in the longing to run away or live a life of leisure. I challenge that. For those of … Continue reading Some People Are Born Restless
Images are a very personal thing to me. Even though I enjoy sharing them with people and seeing people’s joy when they connect with a picture, in my soul my photographs are deeply personal. They freeze moments of life, capture for me something fleeting and momentary so that I can hold on to it. When … Continue reading Behind The Image: Stories From A Travel Photographer
There are so many articles out there about how to pack. What to pack. What not to pack. When to pack. What pack to use. It goes on and on. So we decided to add to the chaos, with one little twist. This is not just about what or how to pack, but why the … Continue reading This Is Not Another “How To Pack Light” Article. Sort of.