Barbados is in the spotlight after its reigning queen, Rihanna, performed at Super Bowl LVII and announced her second pregnancy.

While there are so many countries in Africa worth experiencing, Ghana consistently ranks as one of the best, and has historically been a hub for Black Americans.

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When you step outside of America your perspective on life, and the world, changes. More and more Black folks have been hopping onto planes, praying to avoid a middle seat assignment, and proving to their friends that the Dominican Republic, Miami, and Vegas aren’t the only places on earth to visit. And lets not forget […]


This year could have taken our spirits and our bodies altogether, but it didn’t. It could have taken mine. If you are reading this, you made it. We made it, however. As a Black writer who finds strength in Black people’s stories of survival and triumph, I know how easy it is for our encouragement […]

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When was the last time you did something for the first time? The best memories of your travels rarely come in the form of  a souvenir. It’s the things you do that stick with you forever. They give you stories to share—and make your boys regret that they didn’t come with you. Bungee jumping has […]

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It's time to start thinking about where to go for a kickass holiday abroad.