Travel Stories

Travel Stories

On the Road in Norway

As I sat on a train to Frankfurt Airport, bound for a plane that would take me to my next unvisited country, the United...

Science & Travel: A Conversation with Storyteller Series Guest Jon Freeman

Jon Freeman, an assistant professor of psychology and neural science at New York University, studies how bias influences our split-second perceptions about other people....

Instagram Spotlight: Elena Shamis (@elensham)

We're featuring some of the brightest Instagram storytellers in the Passion Passport community with our Instagram Spotlight series. This week, see London through Elena...

The Magic of Florence

Florence is where Gabriele Colzi’s passion for photography began. When he was born, his grandfather photographed the moments of his childhood with a Canon...

Travel Video: Little Big World

Using tilt-shift photography combined with time-lapses, videographer Joerg Daiber is able to present the world in miniature. His video series, “Little Big World,” may...

Building Bridges, Not Walls: Travel Is the Great Unifier

Every day since I learned the outcome of the election, I’ve felt paralyzed. I’ve questioned the relevance of my company, if we can add...

The UAE: Old and New

The United Arab Emirates is a country full of contrasts. It is both modern and ancient, lively and peaceful. Its sights and sounds will...

The Legacy of a Forgotten Nation

Since I was young, I watched movies in which Mexico was shown as an enormous desert. There were people riding donkeys and others wearing...

The Colors Within: Iran through our Eyes

I covered my hair with a scarf, pulled down my sleeves, and put on a long dress. This was the moment we had been...