Women Abroad

When the average person thinks of the solo traveler, what images come to mind? A young student backpacking his way through Europe? A business traveler in a suit racing to his next appointment? The Marlboro Man? Is the image of the average person traveling by themselves young or old? Male or female? According to the […]

At Gunpoint in Guatemala

The men with double-barreled guns forced their way into the van. One climbed into the front seat, held a gun to the driver’s temple and forced him to speed up, make a sharp turn and crash through a barbed wire fence, leading us into a field. The tires ran on crunchy leaves before we came […]