Travel Stories

Travel Stories

Finding Balance on a Guatemalan Honeymoon

Last August, as I crossed the finish line of my first-ever half-marathon, my then-boyfriend got on one knee and asked me to marry him....

Hitting the Rails: Salt Lake to Green River

Catching the 3:30 am train from Salt Lake City was more a matter of staying up late than waking up early. I arrived at...

Hitting the Rails: San Francisco to Truckee

Kyle Peters, who is our lead designer at Passion Passport, has a particular affection for locomotives. He grew up in Portland, OR, and his...

Hitting The Rails: Chicago to Milwaukee

Recently, I teamed up with Amtrak, Passion Passport, and friend/photographer Alina Tsvor for a weekend of adventure and exploration in Chicago’s neighbor to the...

On (Travel) Resolutions

Celebrating every birthday in my 20s in a new place certainly did not start out intentionally. I spent my 21st birthday in Las Vegas...

Hitting the Rails: New York City to Washington D.C.

“8 West! 8 West!” As soon as those words left the speakers, a whirlwind of well-tailored suits and J. Crew blazers began to rush...

Team Summit: Monterey and Big Sur

About a month ago, four members of the Passion Passport team convened in Monterey, CA. With each of them hailing from different locations across the...

A Modern Odyssey

I paused at the top of the stairway, eyes straining against the white stone, lungs heaving and heart pounding. “I am so — out of...

Barcelona’s Local Artisans

To get to know a new city, I like to wander through the streets and public spaces using all of my senses to absorb...