Traveling While Gay – What You Should Know

So, here I was in Amsterdam for the first time. I was going out with some friends that I’d just met that day and prepping for a grand ole’ time and dance the night away in one of the best party cities in the world. We got to the club and I started dancing with…

STUDENTS: Do Yourself a Favor and Work Abroad

When I was about to graduate from college in the US, I was given loads of advice from friends, family, colleagues, professors, and the occasional old lady crossing the street about what to do after graduation. I think it’s like a right of passage for graduating seniors going out into the real world. Everyone knows…

The Biggest Lesson You Learn When You Travel

A crowded metro full of sweaty Germans on one of the hottest days of the year isn’t exactly the ideal space for inspiration. It’s not an ideal space for anything, really. Unless you just like being in a cramped space with sweaty Germans. But hey, to each their own, I guess. So, here I was,…

Solo Travel Isn’t For Everyone – And That’s 100% OK

The idea of solo travel ― throwing yourself into the great unknown without any familiar faces or places – has been pretty popular lately. Exhibit A. Exhibit B. Exhibit C. You get the point. More and more people are playing with the idea of putting everything behind you (at least for a short time), leaving…