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Mexico in Seven Photo Essays: Becoming and Transforming with Carly Diaz

Becoming Mexican is a personal photography project created by Carly Diaz, a Portland-based photographer and creative director, that aims to explore Mexican heritage and cultural identity. By seeking out people, food, products, places, and...
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International Authors Every Traveler Should Know

Anyone who travels is probably already more receptive than the average consumer to media from other countries, but there is often the hurdle of translation that needs to be navigated when it comes to...
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Everyone Travels: Travel Writing by Authors of Color

If we are to guide ourselves by the names and titles placed on most lists arranging Great Travel Writing of All Times, it’d be easy to think no one writes about their travels as...
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The Best Travel Podcasts for Quarantine

Coronavirus has brought the world to a standstill. Flights have been canceled, resorts are drying up, and all trips, large or small, are being pushed back. People are locked up in their homes, looking...
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An Afternoon Alone in Villa de Leyva, Colombia

Many moons ago I traveled for a year alone, with a backpack, and on the cheap through Asia and Latin America, staying at hostels for less than $15 a night. None of my friends...
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Book Review: Olga Tokarczuk, “Flights”

The best place to start talking about a book as slippery and transient as Olga Tokarczuk's Flights is with the title itself, especially since it’s in translation from the author's native Polish. I’ll try...
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How to Start Making Money by Writing (About Travel)

Love it or hate it, we live in a world where monetizing our hobbies is simultaneously easier than ever and simply a fact of life if creatives want to get by. There’s a tacit...
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How to Create the Perfect Location Shoot

Shooting on location takes a lot of effort and hard work. You need to look for the perfect setting and the right view that would fit within the camera and speak for itself. Although...
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Instagram Spotlight: Jack Crosby (@jackcrosbyphoto)

We feature some of the brightest Instagram storytellers in the Passion Passport community through our Instagram Spotlight series. Today, Jack Crosby (@jackcrosbyphoto) shows us why he loves exploring the world and living in Southeast...


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