Posted by Sarah on June 15, 2016

Celebrating the Beauty of Pride in Our Nation’s Capital

Following the tragedy in Orlando, DC’s Capital Pride Festival provided a resounding counterpoint: love conquers hate. Thousands gathered to celebrate love, support the LGBT community,  and remember those lost. Despite advancements in recent years, the fight for a more tolerant and just society continues. Capital Pride sponsors numerous celebrations throughout June, with big highlights including the parade and festival. This year,

Posted by Sterling Laudon on June 12, 2016

Nine Sanctimonious Reactions You Read After Every Yellowstone Incident

Colin Scott died in Yellowstone National Park last week after stepping off the boardwalks and falling into a hot spring. His death follows a string of recent news articles involving tourists breaking rules in Yellowstone, either by getting too close to animals or leaving marked pathways. Each incident invokes the same sanctimonious reactions: “Stupid tourist!/I’m

Posted by Sarah on June 5, 2016

Red Rock Canyon: a nature lover’s dream—just outside of Las Vegas

Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area is a spectacular and often overlooked natural wonder just outside Las Vegas. Red Rock Canyon’s proximity to the city makes for an easy day trip after partying has ceased. What makes Red Rock Canyon so special? More than 500 million years ago, Red Rock Canyon was at the bottom of an

Posted by Sarah on May 9, 2016

Indonesians – They’re Just Like Us!

Just as Us Weekly taught you about celebrities being “just like us,” we show you that Indonesians also are just like you and me. 1. They enjoy a good selfie  2. They play sports 3. They play soccer 4. And tug of war 5. They hang out with Grandpa 6. And drop their kids off at school 7. They

Posted by Sterling Laudon on May 8, 2016

One-star review of Turkey

There are many reasons to visit Turkey. You won’t find them here. 1. The Mausoleum of Halicarnassus—the original mausoleum. One of the Seven Ancient Wonders of the World. Now it’s a literal pit. 2. This statue in Antalya of a boy about to be touched by an uncle: 3. The Paul Martin Canada store, named

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  • Final rays of sunlight hit Sterling as we watch the boats at sunset
  • Tried to make the chameleon smile but he didn
  • High on bananas #lemurtime #lemur
  • Making coconut pancakes from scratch, including scraping out the coconut and pounding the peanut butter with special Malagasy tools 😀
  • The coolest thing about these waterfalls? They start in the middle of the rock wall, flowing out of tunnels in the lava rock. There is no water source on top of the cliff!
  • Gratin de palmistes is an incredible French-Creole dish made from palm trees 🌴cooked with cream and cheese. So cool to eat and highly recommended- and didn