Travel Logs

Russian Federation Memories

Our takeaways from the Russian Federation tour are many, from smiling recall of masterpiec...

The Changing Faces of Russia

Surprising Colombia

Colombia has changed… a place of rich history and unparalleled beauty.

Colombia: Looking Forward/Looking Back

A Hi-Tech Conversation

One afternoon, while my travel companions wandered the bazaar in Shiraz, Iran, I decided t...

Iran: Crossroads and Complexities

Native Voices

As one of our travelers said near the trip’s end, “I expected to return from this trip...

Native American Voices

South Africa: Meeting a Hero

I had the privilege of joining The Nation’s inaugural trip to South Africa in fall 2018....

South Africa: Beyond Apartheid

The Ancient Medina of Fez

Wandering through Fez’s medina is a truly magical experience.

Contemporary & Imperial Morocco

Lessons of Faith

Bearing witness with courage and conviction...

US Civil Rights: On the Road to Freedom

Perspective on Iran

Since 1976 when I first visited Turkey I have wanted to visit Iran...

Iran: Crossroads and Complexities

Cuba: Unique and Immersing

The streets of Havana are lined with the crumbling remains of the city’s iconic...

Inside Havana

Vietnam: Shaking Hands

I didn’t know quite what to expect in Vietnam. I think American visitors there rightly c...

Vietnam: Renaissance and Reconciliation