International Update: The Australian Bushfires

As a world, we have ignored the negative environmental impacts our lifestyles have had on our planet for too long.

International Update: Baghdad International Airport Airstrike

Every day that goes by is another page added to history. The definition of who is good and who is bad in a historical narrative is completely subjective to the author of the book.

Fernweh Follies 2020 Countdown: #GOALS

My personal visions are 20/20-- and I've been waiting all year to make that pun.

International Update: Leaked Documents Expose Chinese Prison Camps

With this knowledge of both the past and present, we should be driven to action.

15 Gifts Every Globetrotter Wants this Holiday Season

I've got you covered in case your budget doesn't fit the cost of an all-expenses-paid vacation.

10 EASY Ways to Be A More Sustainable Traveler

As anyone that has ever tried to follow one of my blogs knows, consistency is not my strong suit. After spending a hiatus focusing on adulthood--which included a job change--I'm back. While I haven't summed up all of the international news I have read over the last nine months, the efforts of young Greta Thunberg [...]

Chicago: Museum of Contemporary Photography

While I've written a lot, the cliche still rings true: a picture is worth a thousand words (I missed that count by thirty).

International Update: 11.22.18-11.30.18

This past week, I read about chocolate, environmental safety, indigenous tribes, sex workers' unions, and children activists. To say the least, it was an interesting week. Disclaimer: I do not own any of the articles used in this post and have provided links to them below. All images were found through WordPress’s free image library [...]

International Update: 11.01.18-11.08.18

Featuring the United States in this week's International Update was emotionally exhausting. I'm so glad it's over.

International Update: 10.18.18-10.25.18

Every one of these stories shows how an event in one nation, big or small, can have a ripple effect.