bonvoyage

  • This Water Tells My Story

    This Water Tells My Story from Darnell Lamont Walker on Vimeo. The cruise to Cozumel, Honduras, and Belize gave me a chance to reflect on everything I’ve learned this year, my life progression, and compile a list of things that need to be accomplished in the near future. It...
  • Untarnished, Fleeting Moments. Wow!

    The thing I find about being an adult, and being a traveler (the way i travel) is that every moment I’ll experience, and every emotion that creeps up behind those moments will soon be leaving. Can you recall that moment in life, childhood perhaps, when everything inside and out...
  • My Fear & The Hostel Girl

    I was standing in the hostel hallway in Elephant and Castle and a south Englander asked “Where are you from?” I told her New York, because Virginia isn’t as fancy or exciting, and eyes light up when they hear New York. She blurts out “All you fucking Americans in...
  • Paris: My Culture Shock

    Bad customer service, attitude, a potential hair perfectly perched on the top of a french fry, and waiting at the end of a line of folks who haven’t seen their feet while standing in years is what happens when I go to McDonalds at home. but in France, I’m...
  • End Up There Anyway

    I once ended up in Idaho by mistake. Looking for something to eat, and BAM, “Welcome to Idaho,” it said. Not a place I thought I’d ever end up. Don’t get me wrong, I’ve always considered myself a citizen of the world (not really always, but since 2nd grade...
  • For A Long Layover

    I didn’t get a transit visa to leave the airport in Moscow, so there’s a fantastic chance I’ll be inside for 12 hours, losing my mind. I’m not currently reading any books, and I’m not yet sure I’ll have a Russian wall plug adapter to use my computer as...