The Holidays are a busy time for everyone; including The Traveling Chicken. We start traveling months in advance, and when the time comes, you should use your time wisely, as an alternative of looking for out what to do subsequent, or checking that good spot you just missed because you did not even realize it was there. You already know why you don’t get lots of people like me from Australia in your website? As a result of I’m representating them ALL. They are TOO DAMN SICK to BLOG. For those who ever wish to write about your travels, these particulars are handy. As of late I use an unbelievable word-taking app known as Evernote , which I use as my 2nd brain. So helpful for all types of purposes — from planning journeys to journaling about them later.
His biography reveals that is a humanitarian, entrepreneur and photographer. He was born in Moldova, an Eastern European country and former Soviet republic. A martial artwork champion, he eventually took up photography as a career, and traveled to Chukotka (the northern most a part of Russia), Haiti, Central America, the Center East and several nations in Africa. He covered tales of the earthquake in Haiti, the aftermath of storm Yolanda in the Philippines, the continued warfare conflict in Ukraine and the Syrian and Lebanese refugee crisis.
When I launched this blog 9 years ago, little did I do know all the doors it would unlock, or who has been sitting quietly on the opposite facet of the display. Then last spring I obtained an e mail from Christine Herrin asking me to be her mentor when she was chosen for this yr’s Adobe Inventive Residency (which can just be the best gig on the town—one year to pursue the undertaking of her desires!). Whereas a number of folks love travel, there is a smaller handful who see it in unique, artistic methods. Christine is one of those people, and through the residency is pulling collectively her ability as a designer, scrapbooker and handletterer, with the objective to make documenting cool once more by developing her stamp line (they’re clear! you may see where you’re stamping!!) and creating her personal travel kits (belief me, she’s thought of every element). After just a few yr hiatus, I am thrilled to resurrect Boarding Pass to share a glimpse of how Christine travels.
If any major tales or urgent information breaks, I’ll put up an update. But, for essentially the most part, don’t anticipate any common updates once more till January three. The day after that, I am heading out to North Carolina for somewhat skiing, mountain climbing, and fun in the snow, so regular posting in all probability won’t resume till the week of January eight. Considering all the issues happening this time of 12 months, you probably will not be spending an excessive amount of time on the web anyway. Exit and pursue a few of your personal adventures within the interim.
In fact, Jewish heritage work, and the situation of Jewish heritage, is totally different from nation to nation, city to city, and is dependent on many factors: Jewish neighborhood organizational matters; native and national politics; funding shortfalls, and actual on-the-ground prospects. My feeling is that seeing what’s going on in other international locations, or in other initiatives, will be helpful to help encourage activists or help them in creating methods for their very own work. I think it will be significant for activists at the moment, though many are nonetheless working on their very own or in relative isolation, to appreciate that they aren’t as alone as had been the Jewish heritage activists who, usually on their own, blazed the path in earlier a long time.