Travel Stories

Travel Stories

Traversing Norway with Photographer Christian Trustrup

Norway is a landscape photographer’s paradise. Its majestic fjords and towering peaks stretch across the country, attracting photographers year-round. Travelers from around the world flock to the Scandinavian nation hoping to capture its chilling beauty. Those...

Bosnia and Herzegovina: Bridges, Blues, and Bullet Holes

I struggled to hide my tears behind cheap, chunky sunglasses. My eyes darted between Soviet buildings and bullet holes in the walls. Up front, my taxi driver, possibly the chirpiest man I've ever met,...

The Best Places in Singapore for Cityscape Photography

The tiny island of Singapore, with its limited space, tends to build upward and often. Singapore’s cityscape presents plenty of fascinating architectural juxtapositions, from the grandiose Palladian and Victorian buildings of the Civic District...

Inspired by Vietnam

Vietnam was a place I always heard stories about. I grew up in the United States and didn’t have the opportunity to travel there until I turned 20 last year. It was an overwhelming experience,...

7 Adventures in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula

Michigan’s Upper Peninsula is quite unlike any other place in the world: vast, wild, and untamed from the modern civilization that encompasses most of the eastern United States; a place with more campgrounds than...

Moments from the Metro

Bal Bhatla’s fascination with metro systems began in early 2011, around the same time he discovered Instagram. He loved the app, but didn’t know what to take pictures of. His time-consuming job didn’t leave...

Exploring Wisconsin’s Wonderlands with Jarvis Lawson

Dawn is a quiet time, especially on the banks of Lake Michigan in Wisconsin. Save for Jarvis Lawson’s music, little noise fills the still morning air. This sense of solitude is what he prefers. Being...

5 Places You Must Visit in North Dakota

As we pulled into our campsite, my wife, Esther, hopped out of the truck to start setting up the interior of our Airstream while I unhitched the truck and leveled the trailer. Just a...

A Dentist Abroad

If you spend time with Tiffany Nguyen during the week, it’s probably because you’re getting a root canal or a filling. If you have plans with her on the weekends, however, you’re going to want...