Meeting beyond the screen

Residencies & Experiences

Journey Coast to Coast

Passport Express

This Passport Express was the train experience of a lifetime. The journey took members of the Passion Passport community across the country for a two-week immersive travel experience with Amtrak.

Trip Posts

Myanmar To Hong Kong

Passport To Asia

We partnered with Cathay Pacific Airways to send nine of our community members on a trip they’ll never forget. Departing from various cities, they gathered in Hong Kong for five days of mentorship and creative inspiration.

Trip Posts

Conservation Meets Art

Passport To Creativity

We partnered with Adobe to send six students and three mentors on a creative assignment in the spring of 2016. Using Adobe Creative Cloud, the students captured and interpreted three of the most important conservation efforts happening around the world.

Trip Posts

Our Yearly Travel Grant

The Bucket List Initiative

The Bucket List Initiative (or TBLI as we like to call it) is a travel grant given to one lucky member of our community every year. Pick a destination, tell us why and you might be packing your bags very soon.

Journey to Senegal

The Passport Project

In June 2017, we sent Matthew Greene and his foster-son, Mohammed Ndiaye, on a journey only they could take. Before the trip, Mohammed had never traveled outside of the United States.

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Photography Is More Than a Moment

Photography is not just a hobby, especially when it comes to capturing a moment while traveling. Though it might seem as if carrying around a heavy camera that weighs on your shoulder or remembering...
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How Hiking in Guatemala Almost Ruined My Relationship

It was getting harder to breathe, and I could feel the loose volcanic tuff of Mount Acatenango in my hiking boots. I had taken them off a half-dozen times to get rid of the...
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The Art of Taking Yourself On a Date

Recently, I found myself with a weekend void of plans. I had nowhere to be and nothing to do. So, I took myself out on a date. I traveled into the city and spent...
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Instagram Spotlight: Sruthi Ramesh

We feature some of the brightest Instagram storytellers in the Passion Passport community through our Instagram Spotlight series. Today, Sruthi Ramesh (@sruthiramesh) shows us why she loves exploring her own backyard just as much...
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Moroccan Colors: Impressions of the Red City of Marrakech

"Hello. Come in, I’ll show you what is in my store,” he said.  The smart thing to do was to walk away. For reasons unknown to me, maybe it was the Moroccan colors of his...