Visiting the Devil’s Pool at Victoria Falls – Tips and Stories

What natural wonder spans two countries, is 355ft (108m), and is home to a place called the Devil’s Pool? Niagara Falls! Just kidding, you’re all smart people and have read the title so you’l know we’re talking about the creased border between Zambia and Zimbabwe- Victoria Falls.  Before we tuck into my (hilarious and hyperventilating) […]

The Good in 2017

I think that we can all agree that 2017 has been…. a year. I’m only peripherally aware of how the year has played out for countries other than the US since there has been just so much to focus on at home. Even though I had to keep my travel to a minimum, a lot […]

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My Experience with “Happy Pizza” in Cambodia

We all do things we regret…. …this is not one of them. Trigger Warning: We’re going to talk about drugs. I’m using nicknames because (a) the parties involved have jobs where I don’t feel comfortable using their names and (b) I want to. To set the scene, this was a few years back. Actually, there […]

Exploring DUMBO with Made in Brooklyn Tours

I recently took a super quick trip to New York for the Travel+SocialGood Summit (now re-branded as Impact Travel Alliance). The theme of this year’s summit was sustainable tourism, focusing in on the UN Sustainable Development Goals set forth for 2017. As with all good conferences, TSG set up a handful of tour options for […]

Hometown Tourism: Commuting can be exploring, too

I love hometown tourism. Given that days are kept at a very limiting 24-hours, and I’m physically unable to add a third job to the roster to help fund my travel addiction; exploring all the corners of Boston has become not only a hobby, but also a deeply necessary coping mechanism. When I learned about […]