Simple holiday travel etiquette

It’s no secret that the holidays are one of the most hectic times of the year to travel by plane.

Holiday gift guide for the travelers on your list

It’s that time of year again! It’s the season of giving (ugh—trying to find) the perfect gift for all of our loved ones.

What to do in Cape Town, South Africa

I’ve shared where you should stay and where you should eat while on holiday in Cape Town, but now it’s time to share the most exciting aspect of any trip…what to experience while you’re there.

How to fly for Thanksgiving without freaking out

Well, it's that time again. You and your closest 27 million friends and family members are flying for Thanksgiving.

Where to eat in Cape Town, South Africa

Cape Town has been named the best food city by industry insiders, in part because of its mix of African, European and Asian influences, and also because of its incredibly affordable prices, even at its finest restaurants.

Where to stay in Cape Town, South Africa

With dozens of lodging options all over the city, and a variety of neighborhoods with different characteristics and opportunities, choosing a place to stay while in Cape Town can be quite challenging.

A typical day on safari in Africa

An African safari is most likely on every traveler’s bucket list. But what exactly does one do while on safari?

Packing tips for a South African safari

Before my recent African safari, I spent weeks researching packing needs and searching for the perfect items.

NAACP warns Black passengers about traveling with American Airlines

The NAACP has warned African-American travelers to be careful when flying with American Airlines.

Less than 48 hours in Amsterdam

The quiet, picturesque city of Amsterdam is made up of dreamy canals, cozy restaurants and the friendliest people, making it an easy place to explore—even if you don’t have much time.

Rough storm season will slow tourist arrivals

With the infrastructure of so many countries devastated by the record-setting 2017 hurricane season, tourist arrivals to Caribbean destinations are expected to plunge significantly this year.

HBCU homecomings are the perfect fall vacation

At historically Black colleges and universities, homecoming is more than a football game—it’s like a family reunion during college football season, where the who’s who, of both the past and present, return to campus—decked out in their university sweatshirts and ...

A fashion girl’s guide to Paris

To a fashion girl, Paris is the mecca for all things chic and fabulous.

Boston, the historical destination

Being one of the oldest cities in the country makes Boston the perfect destination for history enthusiasts, but with a variety of activities available and a ton of unique neighborhoods, it’s also the perfect place for your next family trip.

Hurricane Irma affects a tourism-driven region

Last week, the Western Hemisphere experienced one of the worst hurricanes in recorded history.