Afghanistan Journalists: How You Can Help

Afghanistan Journalists: How You Can Help

FROM THE INTERNATIONAL FEDERATION OF JOURNALISTS: The Los Angeles Press Club joins with the International Federation of Journalists to raise money to assist Afghan journalists, especially women, trying to get out. To the IFJ Member UnionsAux Syndicats membres de la FIJA los Sindicatos miembros de la FIP Dear Colleagues As the Taliban take control of … Continued

Traveling to India to meet The Dalai Lama!

Sarah Robarts, Dara Toulch, and Kendal Hurley traveled to Bodh Gaya to celebrate an anniversary and meet His Holiness. In late 2019, we were invited on the trip of a lifetime – to visit His Holiness The Dalai Lama in Bodh Gaya, India for a private audience. We had been working with his Personal Emissary … Continued

Reflections from Rocky Mountaineer by Lisa Niver

USA TODAY Photo SlideShow: The Vast Expanse of Nothingness!

USA TODAY 10best: Clear your mind in these open spaces made for exploring JANUARY 15, 2019 Get out there Fifty percent of the world’s population lives on just 1% of the Earth’s surface.  That leaves plenty of wide-open, uncrowded spaces to explore.  Taking a break from the hustle and bustle can help you find a … Continued

Why Does This Travel Mom Take Her Kids Everywhere?

Travel mom and writer Lori LeRoy writes at Maps Memories and Motherhood, giving tips and tricks for traveling with kids. Her love of travel happened at an early age and now she’s passing it along to her young boys. Where did your love of travel come from? My wanderlust was influenced by a myriad of … Continued

Lisa Niver in Jellyfish Lake photo by Bucket List Journeys

Is it Safe to Swim with Jellyfish?

For such small creatures, jellyfish have a fearsome reputation. Is it safe to swim with jellyfish, and if so, where? Although they’ve got a bad reputation, it’s perfectly safe to swim with jellyfish at a few places in the world. Kakaban Island in Indonesia’s Derawan Archipelago holds one of these marine lakes, populated by thousands … Continued

Are You Wondering Where You Should Travel Next?

  Are you looking for inspiration about where to travel next? Join me at the Los Angeles Travel and Adventure show 2018 for ideas about your next adventure.   Here is my video from the 2018 show: My Day at the Travel and Adventure Show This is the view from above! Look at all the destinations … Continued

Is Japan One of Your "Places To Love?" Lisa Niver

Is Japan One of Your Places To Love?

Are you ready to visit Japan? I loved visiting Okinawa, Osaka and Kyoto when I traveled there by cruise ship. I cannot wait to return. Have you planned your trip yet? What do you want to see? We were the first people on the Dolby Stage since the Oscars! Mr. Akira Chiba, the Honorable Consul … Continued

We Said Go Travel

We Said Go Travel