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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.

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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.

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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.

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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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A gazebo sits on a grassy field with cars in the background

Not a Grape to be Found: Martha’s Vineyard as Experienced by a Mainlander

Islands are always a world apart from the mainland. They have a strange serenity that is not found on most parts of the continental world. Somehow, the fact that islands are physically separated from...

An Expedition Through Son Doong, the World’s Largest Cave

Tucked away in the middle of central Vietnam’s jungle is a nondescript entrance to the world’s largest cave, a cave so massive that it could fit multiple full-sized airplanes and 40-story skyscrapers. Inside it...

8 Summer Road Trips in Canada

It may be hard to fathom, but summer's already in full swing. If you’re trying to make the most of these warm, yet fleeting months, we have something that may help: eight of the...
View from partway up Mount Kilimanjaro

My Personal Summit: An Adventure up the Slopes of Mount Kilimanjaro

I am by no means an experienced hiker. While I enjoy the outdoors, I am not one to always be seeking out my next summit or trek. In fact, when I go hiking, it’s...

Everything You Need to Know About Couchsurfing

Couchsurfing has changed the way many of us travel. This relatively new method of accommodation has provided travelers with the opportunity to deeply discover local cultures, meet new people, and challenge the limits of...