Cheryl Kirby-Stokes explains what to expect when traveling in a new country, and how to best enjoy the unique local food, transportation, and culture. She talks about how to relax and enjoy the tourist experience, without being ignorant, and while remaining culturally aware.
Alex Hugh is a former Reality Show Winner and published author. As the First Person Ever To Attend Every Single Major Party In The World For One Year Solo, Alex recounts his journey and experiences for all to enjoy!
Mr. Shunichi Ayuzawa is the professional photographer in Nagano. He connects Japan and foreign countries by the medium of photograph. For example, he introduces Nagano to other countries with photo of incredible scenery, visits foreign countries, and works with members from various nations for photography.
Inspired by the extra day available in a leap year, Artist Faye Claridge imagines it as a perfect day where she is freed from admin and able to just concentrate on the actual 'making art' bit of being an artist. She talks about projects such as Kern Baby at Compton Verney and the exhuberant morris-style ribbon-dressing of the iconic Ironbridge - which really did have to be installed, enjoyed and un-installed in a single day.
5 years ago Olga Sizikova began to travel. She has already visited more than 30 countries. She visited Japanese temple, festival Burning Man etc. Her story is how begin to travel cheap and without harming other parts of your life.
Liz Carlson - I travel a lot and I’ve got a lot of fears. How does that work? As a professional travel blogger, I roam the world for a living. But instead of just taking pictures and telling stories, I use my adventures as an opportunity to challenge myself and overcome different fears while inspiring other people to do the same. 50 odd countries later, I’ve still got anxiety but now I also have learned many new things and have had quite a few screwups along the way.
Uwe Bratz is a master carpenter who grew up in Germany before living in Ethiopia and now Canada. Living as a local in different places has sharpened his awareness of the perception – and misperception – people have of different cultures.