Balboa park is filled with people who buy berry-flavored gelato or pose for photos at one of many picturesque spots. a girl hands me her phone and then jumps into her partner’s arms. wrapping her legs around his torso, she presses a cheek close to his—smiling. I snap as many shots as possible, freezing the moment, and trying but failing to hide a smile of my own.Read more "September in San Diego: a photo journal"
This week on ‘Friendly Footprints’, Juwan talks to me about her time in Hawaii with her beautiful sisters and Mama (as she fondly calls her mom), to celebrate Mama turning 60.Read more "‘Friendly Footprints’ in Hawaii with Juwan B."
Early in the day, we sail along the Algarve coast, through icy water and cavernous rocks, past caramel sand beaches where a few brave bodies dip naked toes into the shallow surf.Read more "A weekend on the Algarve Coast"
This week on ‘Friendly Footprints’, Teresa talks to me about her time in Barbados; a welcome escape from New York city’s winter temps. How did you decide on Barbados as a destination? Anything for my boo Rihanna. Was hoping I would run into her. Also, Barbados is one of the few places Nigerians can visit […]Read more "‘Friendly Footprints’ in Barbados with Teresa"
I’m excited to be back sharing stories with you all, starting with the second iteration of ‘Friendly Footprints’. Travel for leisure is mostly on pause these days, but if you’re anything like me, not traveling never stopped you from reading about it. In fact, travel stories are easily in my top five favorite kind of […]Read more "‘Friendly Footprints’ in Santorini with Tolu Familoni"