Episode 6: Boo-Loving & Romance While Traveling
Aminatou Sow talks to Ashley & Rosie about their "royal" honeymoon to the Seychelles. We also hear from the host of "For Colored Nerds" & Gimlet's "Sampler", Brittany Luse about vacationing with her boyfriend for the first time. Author & designer Ash Huang shares her chronicled cross-country road trip with her dog, in a three-part segment; while Nneya Richards takes us to the romantic Bordeaux, France and Melissa Valle gives us her must have tips on hair & health.Read More
Episode 5: OSG Goes On Tour!
Aminatou Sow talks touring as a woman of color with The Read’s Crissle West, Michelle Zauner of Japanese Breakfast and Thao Nguyen of Thao & The Get Down Stay Down. We take a trip to Colombia with Melissa Valle giving us tips on how to keep those curls poppin’ in the heat of Cartagena, while Nneya Richards gives a glimpse into Medellín. The hilarious Ashley & Rosie take us inside their Italian tour of Florence, Rome & The Almafi Coast.Read More
Episode 4: Wanderlust in Transition!
Aminatou Sow talks to Myiesha Gordon about a major life transition: going from a nine-to-five job to being a world traveler for a year. Jia Tolentino of the New Yorker takes us along on her Iceland adventure, while Stephanie Foo of This American Life spends what seems like an entire lifetime stuck on an airport runway. Nneya Richards tells us what to check out in Nashville, Tennessee, and Melissa Valle is back with tips on harassment and health while abroad.Read More
Episode 3: What Is Business Travel?
Aminatou Sow talks to author Roxane Gay about what business travel is like for women of color and fuller figures. Everyday People's Saada Ahmed discusses blackness. Ashley Mosley and Rosie Dickens take us on a trip to Africa, Melissa Valle gives us tips on dealing with street harassment while abroad, and Nneya Richards takes us to Miami.Read More
Episode 2: About Displacement
Aminatou Sow talks with journalism and documentary royalty Lydia Polgreen and Candy Feit, as well as fashion blogger and model Nadia Aboulhosn, about displacement, what happens when you're uprooted, and traveling out of necessity. Melissa Valle talks hair and health while traveling, and Nneya Richards shares her favorite things about Kauai, Hawaii.Read More
Episode 1: We Belong Here
Aminatou Sow talks to Virgie Tovar, Melissa Valle, and Jenna Wortham about what the sentiment "We Belong Here" means when traveling as a woman of color. Ashley Mosley and Rosie Dickens take us to Paris, and Nneya Richards takes us to Lisbon, Portugal. We also hear exclusive travel tips from Crissle West, Roxane Gay, Saada Ahmed, Thao Nguyen, and more.Read More