‘Souk’ in These Moroccan Views

‘Souk’ in These Moroccan Views

February 16, 2018

Marrakech’s main market, or 'souk', is known for its hustle and bustle and alleyways filled with hidden handmade treasures.

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A Taste of Cusco’s Rainbow

A Taste of Cusco’s Rainbow

February 09, 2018

In Ecuador, Bolivia and Peru, the seven-striped rainbow flag is often used as a symbol of the native people...

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Exploring Addis'tant Place

Exploring Addis'tant Place

January 26, 2018

Traveler Woody’s favorite thing about traveling is disconnecting from the online world and reconnecting with the tangible one. This time, his journey began in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

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A Journey of Hondura’nce

A Journey of Hondura’nce

January 12, 2018

While on the hunt for traditional fabric “hecha en Honduras” (made in Honduras), traveler Emily was directed to the small town of La Esperanza high in the mountains of Honduras.

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Moments We Year'n for...

Moments We Year'n for...

December 29, 2017

Driving in Tanzania is always interesting.  A simple glance out the passenger window on the highway to Mwanza...

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Seeing Both Maasai'des

Seeing Both Maasai'des

December 15, 2017

Traveler Steve finds that visiting friends is the best way to experience local life in a new place. In southern Kenya, his friendship with a Maasai chief opened the door to a warm and welcoming community…

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Straight from the Myanmar'kets

Straight from the Myanmar'kets

December 08, 2017

Myanmar is a wildly diverse country made up of over 100 different ethnic groups. Though patterns and weaves can vary amongst these groups, the “longyi”, a fabric wrap worn around the waist, threads the whole nation together.

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A Story of Unexpected Thanks and Giving

A Story of Unexpected Thanks and Giving

November 24, 2017

When you rent a motorbike to get out of the city and drive two hours down cobblestone, muddy backroads where Google maps can’t save you...

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Rwanda'rful Times

Rwanda'rful Times

November 17, 2017

Rwanda's rolling hills and friendly faces persuade visitors to slow down, take in the scenery, and Rwanda'r with new friends.

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A Life of Many PERUposes

A Life of Many PERUposes

November 10, 2017

The fabric search began 11,200 ft up in Peru’s Andes Mountains.  A place where the Quechua culture and its traditional fabric can be spotted around every bend.

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Indonesian Hues

Indonesian Hues

November 03, 2017

In a country made up of over 17,000 islands, sisters Addie, Jordan and Carley set out to explore the archipelago of Indonesia. 

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Burkina Faso'nation

Burkina Faso'nation

October 13, 2017

There is something Faso’nating about being in a completely new environment.  You are given a blank slate…

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