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  • Traveling With Black Hair: Finding A Barber Abroad

    You had so much to do before your flight, but you still made it to the barbershop in time for your appointment with the barber you’ve been seeing for the past 7 years. Problem is, as usual, he’s late, and you’re not willing to miss your flight for this...
  • Pan-Fried Testicles + Recipes From My Travels

    Fact: I will eat anything, excluding pork, at least three times. Yes, three times. The first time you dislike it could be because the chef has a dark soul and shouldn’t be allowed in the kitchen. The second time, maybe your taste buds are to blame or you have...
  • Jumping the Fence

    I had only 2 goals in mind for my road trip to New Orleans, visit ExhibitBe and eat my bodyweight in beignets.After successfully gorging myself on beignets, it was time to complete the next item on my list. I pulled up to the dilapidated yet colorful former housing project...
  • Nine Fare Society: Cracks + Lights

    Simply put, I want to go to a beautiful place with beautiful people and talk, eat, drink, and open up. I want to build new sanctuaries that burn once we leave and I want to fall in love with everyone I come into contact with while there. We’ll talk...
  • “Don’t Touch My F*cking Seat” & Other Rules When Flying

    I know your goal this holiday season isn’t primarily to keep me happy, or any season really, but for the remained of this write-up, let’s pretend it is; for the culture. After a redeye then a very early morning flight from my layover with very little sleep because...
  • My Bucket List: A Never Ending Search for the Weird Side of Life

    Imagine entering the “LIT’est” party of your life. The music is on point, there is good food everywhere, and the crowd is well dressed and lively. Out of the corner of your eye, you suddenly spot a dude sitting down in a yellow zoot suit, quietly sipping cognac and...
  • “Home” is where the traveler ain’t. Stop asking.

    Travelers, backpackers, explorers, and magic bean buyers are tired of going home (read: where they grew up) for holidays and birthdays and weddings and births. Truth is, many of us choose home as a last resort; a place to where we must return because we’ve run out of money...
  • 5 Best Cold Places To Travel In Winter

    Winter is coming! For the past five years, I’ve successfully avoided the intense cold that comes with winter, skipping over to Johannesburg to soak up the heat and a little bit of rain every so often, or even just a puddle skip to Los Angeles where I can wear...
  • Berlin In Autumn: Things To Do.

    “One of the things I love most about Germany, especially Berlin,” he said, “is that it acknowledges its wrongdoings and the people try their hardest to make up for the sins of their grandparents.” And I knew then why I felt so welcomed and why so many of my...