Passports with Purpose Wins the SMITTY Award!

by Beth Whitman (June 4th, 2013)

It’s been a whirlwind couple of months for me that has included travel (since early March: Berlin, Bhutan, Thailand, Laos, Haiti, Miami, Kauai, NYC, New Jersey, Toronto, Albuquerque, Santa Fe), activities (hiking, eating, biking, flying, throwing dinner parties), and announcements (my involvement with Expedia’s Viewfinder blog). It’s been crazy, too. But it’s all good! And […]

Continue reading

 

Volunteering Abroad – Good or Bad?

by Beth Whitman (December 10th, 2012)

One of my tour participants emailed me last week asking what I thought about volunteering in India. She was interested in returning after having gone on our North India tour this fall. She had read in a blog post (written by an expat living in India for nearly 20 years) that people should not go […]

Continue reading

 

Passports with Purpose – A Few of My Favorite Things

by Beth Whitman (December 7th, 2012)

It pains me every year that I cannot participate as a donor and potential prize winner in our annual Passports with Purpose fundraiser. Each year the bar is raised in terms of the caliber of prizes that are donated. And each year I pine over which ones I would donate toward to be in the […]

Continue reading