Archive for June, 2018

Doing Good or the Kindness of Strangers Gold Winner: Welcome Back Again

Monday, June 18th, 2018

By Matthew Félix Nine hours after leaving Fez, my French friend Sophie and I arrived in Tangier. Although we had walked to the train station the morning of our departure, this time we were arriving late at night. We opted to get a cab, a ride that shouldn’t have cost more than five or six […]

Adventure Travel Gold Winner: The Five Wise Men of the Voodoo Trail

Monday, June 11th, 2018

By Kevin Dimetres The feeling was unfamiliar. Alone, I sat on the splintered wooden bench while the passersby sized me up with skeptical curiosity. Their skin glistened with sweat, accentuating the slash marks lacing both sides of their faces. The slash marks had been deliberately crafted into their visage, haunting me with wonder. Images of […]

Love Story Bronze Winner: Under the Cedars of Parc Perdrix

Monday, June 4th, 2018

By Becky Band Jain It was at the end of the year I spent in the South of France, fully in the grips of my Francophilia, when a friend invited me to a barbecue. A week after Bastille Day, the summer heat was at its peak. The rosy tan stucco on the houses matched the […]

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