How To Travel on Your Student Budget

Sometimes opportunities to travel will come to you, but sometimes it’s on you to make the trips happen. Here’s how to keep it cheap.

Getting High in Tokyo

With the 2020 Summer Olympics coming up soon, we’re about to hear a lot more about the island country that is Japan. But even still, I think it’s one of those places you’ve heard a lot about already.

That Fast Boat to Sydney

(Johnny Cash? Really?) It’s interesting how, based off where you live, some places feel nearer to you than others — both physically, but also non-physically. While growing up in Kenya, Europe and the Middle East seemed only a stone throw away; the farthest our travel vision seemed to go was (maybe) North America. Naturally, then,…

Nairobi: A Celebration of Home

I’ve never seen Nairobi like this. I’m up thirty-two floors, looking down on the city from a helipad atop the Kenyatta International Convention Centre (KICC). I’ve known this building to be one of our most distinct landmarks, but I’m now on it, so it’s pretty much out of the picture (pun unintended). I’ve never seen…