Stories about Travel

March 20, 2018

A GVer's Guide to Taipei, Taiwan

I-Fan Lin, Global Voices author, shares recommended places to see if you're passing through Taipei.

March 15, 2018

Passport Stories: The Volatile Nature of the Human Right to Travel

Traveling can be a very different experience depending on one’s birthplace and circumstances. What is it like to travel the world based on these differences?

February 6, 2018

A Stroll of Hope: The 2017 ‘Hope’ Photography Exhibition in Colombo, Sri Lanka

In the capital city of Colombo, the 2017 photography exhibition titled 'Hope' marked 70 years since the Independence of Sri Lanka.

March 30, 2017

Discovering Oaxaca, One of the Underrated Destinations of Mexico

Oaxaca (pronounced “wah-hah-kah”) is a city located in the southwest of Mexico, sharing borders with Mexico City to the northeast, Acapulco to the west, and Chiapas to the east. It is...

August 9, 2016

GV Meeting in Medellin, Colombia: Paisa Power for the world

A group of GV'rs managed to meet last july in Medellín, Colombia. Find out what happened there!

June 20, 2016

Could Africa's Silicon Valley Be on The Rise in Gabon?

293 milliards de Francs CFA as well as 12 000 new jobs were generated by the IT industry in 2014 in Gabon

June 1, 2016

A house with a heart: homestay in Indonesia

I often wonder why I travel, and today the answer appeared to me crystal-clear: I travel to see and understand how humans live around the world. I travel in search...

April 17, 2016

Captivated on Hanging Graveyard

I and ambassadors along with diplomats from several countries had visited regions Kete’ Kesu and Londa. Both sites are located at mountain ridge area, not far from Rantepao in Toraja.

November 9, 2015

Timisoara, the new “rendez-vous” for Contemporary Art

*All of the photos have been taken by the original author of the text Annick Lederle and are published with her permission”.  For the last two weeks, Timisoara have been...

September 7, 2015

Taking a walk in Brighton : Global Voices’ must-see places

Summer holidays are around the corner, so we thought we’d take you away on a virtual jaunt, or more if you wish. Global Voices’ collaborators are quite ‘mobile’; they live...