There are over 100 identified ethnic groups in Russia. Of them, 41 are legally recognized as “Indigenous small-numbered peoples of the North, Siberia, and the Far East.”
We throw around the term “human rights” a lot. It’s a term that gets people listening, at least for a moment. But really, what are we talking about here? And how does that apply to Indigenous Peoples?
When I feel I have hit my saturation point, I travel and surf. I realize it most likely sounds like an expensive habit, but what does it cost truly when our psychological well-being is at stake?
If you tire of the mechanical efficiency of the well-worked Swiss clock that is Geneva, Annecy provides a quintessential day or weekend trip from the city.
San Francisco is a city known for it's food and history. But how does a responsible traveler balance leisure with compassion when faced with the reality of homelessness?
The Fulbright student program sends recent graduate, graduate students, and young professionals abroad to teach English, explore independent research, or attend graduate school. It’s generally considered one of the more competitive and prestigious awards on tap. What’s it mean if I didn’t get it?
I chose this workshop for two reasons. First, I have been hearing more and more from survivors that they wish they had a way to help others not feel alone, because in their trauma that felt so deeply lonely. Secondly, I desperately needed a switch from left brain to right brain activities.
Perhaps it was the rough, stretching landscape that immersed our car; perhaps it was the effects of detoxing from a particularly caustic political season. No matter the cause, I found myself entranced, letting Bobby’s words from 1968 lilt me away into a sense of optimism and price.
It’s a helluva place to hike.
Delicate Arch is one of the most iconic images of the southwest.
Traveling with a partner can be a rewarding experience that creates lifelong memories and can even make your relationship stronger — that is, if you don’t totally screw it up before you’ve even left the airport.
Geneva is a pricey city, that’s for sure. But that doesn’t mean you can’t find plenty of utterly delightful and FREE sites and events to stay busy.
Packing. Easily the worst part of travel. You want to look good for those selfies, but comfortable for long days exploring, fashionable enough to turn heads but chill enough to fit in. What’s a girl to do? Your wardrobe is going to change a lot based on where you’re going (um, duh), but there are some staples that definitely need to make it into your suitcase.
Do you visit churches when you travel? In Geneva, it’s almost impossible not to.
Ireland tends to steal a lot of the spotlight when it comes to tourism; however, Northern Ireland is an exquisitely fascinating travel destination of its own right. Don't let confusion or intimidation keep you from considering it - there are so many reasons you need to #DiscoverNI.
It was a weird time in my life, I’ll give you that.
Approximately five seconds of Bern's fascinating history.