Travel Abroad

Lisa DeChavan’s Road to Volunteering in an Orphanage in Guatemala

Lisa DeChavan’s Road to Volunteering in an Orphanage in Guatemala

Finding myself ‘treading water’ in what I refer to as the “Lake of Debilitating Comfort Zone”, coupled with the timing & opportunity to break free, I decided it was time to shake the U.S. 5am-7pm monotonous workweek, dust off of my habitually bare feet & take flight over the proverbial Rainbow. Growing up, writing came(…)

Top 3 Least Romantic Valentine’s Day Holiday Travel Destinations

Top 3 Least Romantic Valentine’s Day Holiday Travel Destinations

Valentine’s Day is the processed meat of “holy” days – fake, bland, and cheap. It’s a sellout. The sole purpose is to sell chocolate and greeting cards under the guise of romance. But forced romance, isn’t romance at all.  If Saint Valentinus himself could see what his namesake holiday has become, he’d surely be disappointed, or at(…)