Friday, December 15, 2017


Go Traveling: Make The Open Road Your Home.

November 2, 2017 by  
Filed under Travel/Leisure, Weekly Columns

Tweet (Akiit.com) The suburban, city, or even rural lifestyle isn’t for everyone. Sometimes, it can be hard to put your finger on exactly what’s missing. Other times, it’s simple; you’re stuck still. You want to see more than that same little street every morning. You want to get out there and explore the world. And why […]

Just the Two of Us: Travel Tips for Single Parents.

October 20, 2017 by  
Filed under Travel/Leisure, Weekly Columns

Tweet (Akiit.com) Plenty of single parents want to give their kids the ‘family vacation’ experience. It’s the reason single moms and dads head to a number of popular destinations, just like any other family. Here’s a range of tips for those who are about to embark on a journey with their son or daughter in tow. […]

Want to Be Happier, Live Longer? Then Head Back to Nature.

Tweet (Akiit.com) We seem to think that living in apartment blocks, commuting through concrete landscapes, and spending our time surrounded by manmade structures is normal, but it would look decidedly odd to our ancestors. Studies have shown that people who live closer to nature are happier, and also live longer, even when lifestyle factors had been […]

Studying Abroad? Here’s What You Must Do Before You Go.

July 7, 2016 by  
Filed under Education, Travel/Leisure, Weekly Columns

Tweet (Akiit.com) Education is all about broadening your horizons, and there is no better way to do that than to study abroad. It is good to learn about a topic or subject from a classroom. But, it is much better to get out there and experience the world. Plus, not only will you learn a […]

Fairness for African-American Travelers.

Tweet (Akiit.com) You learn a lot about the character of an organization when things go wrong. For the team at Airbnb, hearing the outcry from African American travelers who were denied lodging because of discrimination was one of these moments. I know, because I met with them in San Francisco in early June to discuss […]

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