Travel Stories

Travel Stories

Fern the Bus: A Q&A About Van-Life and Living on the Road

After refurbishing an old school bus and turning it into a home on wheels, Ben and Mande Tucker hit the road seeking the freedom of a simple life. Their fully functional (and comfortable) motorhome...

Instagram’s Most Inspiring Environmentalists

Observed every year on April 22, Earth Day is a day to celebrate the planet and educate people about the need for environmental protection. In honor of this eco-friendly holiday, we’re highlighting individuals who are...

How to Have Palawan All to Yourself

If you’ve ever tried living out your castaway fantasy a la Leonardo DiCaprio and actually visited the Thai island where "the Beach" was filmed, you know disappointment. In place of Leo’s fictional bohemian utopia,...

Thailand on a Budget

Thought it’s full of captivating culture, delicious food, and vibrant landscapes, a visit to Thailand shouldn’t break your bank completely. Having a plan — and sticking to it — will help your travels move...

A Layover with Shayna Pitch

Traveling immerses us in the world, but sometimes in the less eventful moments in between destinations, we just need to escape. “The Layover” is a weekly roundup of books, music, podcasts, and other forms...

The Life of a Travel Photographer

As much as I love photography and all of the aspects that come with it, I’m also interested in the psychology behind “making it” as a photographer. In this case, let’s assume “making it”...

Balearica: A Photo Homage to a Journey Around Menorca

My relationship with Balearica began in the summer of 2017, while I was browsing in my local bookstore. Through the course of wandering through the shelves, I eventually stumbled across a travel guide about...

On the Train: A Journey to Ottawa

In February a few members of the Passion Passport team traveled to Canada’s capital, Ottawa, with some of the nation’s leading creative influencers. The goal: to explore the culture, community, and connection fostered by...

Sleeper Class on the Jammu Express

I leave the cold airport of Kuala Lumpur behind and fly to Tiruchirapalli, a hot, dusty town in southern India. From the airport, I immediately head to the train station. After a few hours, my...