Wednesday, May 24, 2017


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 […]

Watersports You Have To Try Before You Die.

Tweet (Akiit.com) We all have bucket lists that we want to tick off before we pass on from this world. As you can probably imagine, mine is filled with some incredible adventure sport activities. You might also not be too surprised to learn that I’ve ticked quite a few of them off! Now it’s your […]

Four Tips – Family Vacation…

February 12, 2016 by  
Filed under News, Travel/Leisure, Weekly Columns

Tweet (Akiit.com) Although family vacations take place throughout the summer, we’re just entering the weeks that seem most common for an extended family getaway. Kids’ summer activities and sports schedules typically take a break for a few weeks, and a new school year is on the horizon. If you’re approaching your family vacation time, have […]