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In Transit

CANADA | Thu, 28 Aug 2014 | By opro | Views [1] | Video | Scholarship Entry

I should be chosen because I wanted to be in film since high school. I could not aford to go to film school and life took me in a different direction for a while. I recently lost my job and am now a stay at home dad. I started document my son's live's ... Read more >

Tags: 2014 Travel Film Scholarship to Mexico

Remember to Breathe

SPAIN | Thu, 28 Aug 2014 | By rmckinley | Views [52]

I was wrong. So very, very wrong. And as usual, I had to learn it the hard way. I never thought travel could wear me out. I thought I was invincible, constantly dreaming of the next place to go, the next thing to do, how I would love to be on the road ... Read more >

Tags: break, exhaustion, learning, rest, travel

Our Exchange Year

NEW ZEALAND | Thu, 28 Aug 2014 | By exchange | Views [9] | Video | Scholarship Entry

Hey there! I have always been on my way and off to new adventures. I waved "bye -bye" to mum and walked away with my packback on, like the independent four year old I was. I spent my last year in New Zealand as an exchange student and it has really inspired ... Read more >

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An Inspirational Wedding Failure

SPAIN | Thu, 28 Aug 2014 | By rmckinley | Views [47]

It’s not every day you marry your cousin. It’s also not every day that your wedding day turns out to be a complete disaster. But such was the fate of Queen Isabella II of Spain. Oh the things you learn on walking tours.  Crowned ... Read more >

Tags: arts, madrid, opera, spain, teatro real, theatre, wedding

Sizzling South Africa

SOUTH AFRICA | Wed, 27 Aug 2014 | By kish | Views [10]

Juicy Johannesburg As the plane touched down in Johannesburg, I was mesmerised by a bright yellow moon hovering just above the horizon in the pitch black sky. This magical moment set the tone for the adventure that was about to unfold in this captivating ... Read more >

Lost but Content in Copenhagen

DENMARK | Wed, 27 Aug 2014 | By aeileenr | Views [11]

“Next stop: Sweden.” Yep, I got so lost upon arrival in Copenhagen that I almost ended up in Malmö, Sweden. To be fair, Malmö is only a 35-minute train/bus ride from Copenhagen (on the Øresund Bridge), but still. ... Read more >

Tags: copenhagen, denmark

Science!

UNITED KINGDOM | Wed, 27 Aug 2014 | By schmodude | Views [7]

Today I went to the Science Museum. There were a few good exhibits about math, electricity and computers, but I’ll spare most of the details. The most interesting was about James Watt. If you’re not an engineer or British, you may not know ... Read more >

Tags: england, hyde park, london, noodles, science, uk, watt

Stage 2: Berlin to Ulm (Southern Germany)

GERMANY | Wed, 27 Aug 2014 | By mrandrew | Views [16]

The first morning after 3 rest days wasn´t the easiest - I knew I was paying for the late nights and drinking more than planned in Berlin (I had a great time staying with my cousin Carolyn and seeing Berlin). By the afternoon I was feeling ... Read more >

On the road

PALAU | Wed, 27 Aug 2014 | By lesleyvick | Views [17]

So we both passed our driving tests!  it was only a written test (nothing can prepare you for the actual driving!); but it was not too easy.  You have multiple choice questions and have to get about 90%.  So before sitting it we had to ... Read more >

Other bodies

ARGENTINA | Wed, 27 Aug 2014 | By maria_luis | Views [22] | Video | Scholarship Entry

We both studied journalism before we understood the filmmaking is our passion, straight after we entered the film school of Eliseo Subiela, argentinian crazy genius. Three years ago we left our homes, our countries (Russia and Colombia) and landed in ... Read more >

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Agora tá chegando! faltam 30 dias

BRAZIL | Wed, 27 Aug 2014 | By marcovaladares | Views [16]

Tudo bem pronto... sem estresse de viagem... tive todo o tempo do mundo pra ver e rever tudo que preciso.    

The Tour Of The Future

SPAIN | Wed, 27 Aug 2014 | By jazzanomadica | Views [168] | Comments [1]

I sense envy. Everywhere. Everyone. I cut through the thick atmosphere of jealousy in an immense burst of speed. Mortal minions are forced to leap from my path as I forge my own frantic course through the streets of Madrid. I pull up alongside an expensive ... Read more >

Tags: madrid, segway, spain

Yo Hablo Un Pocito Español

SPAIN | Wed, 27 Aug 2014 | By jazzanomadica | Views [16]

Two hours after arriving in Madrid I had asked for directions to the bus station and metro, found my hostel, checked in, and had a conversation with two of the staff members there. I had found out where the best places to eat were and been given a list ... Read more >

Tags: europe, languages, madrid, spain

going home in 2 weeks

UNITED KINGDOM | Wed, 27 Aug 2014 | By aneczka0627 | Views [12]

Two more weeks and I am going home, just for 5 days. Then I am off to Italy for 8 days. I can't wait for my Italian holiday. So excited!!! I always wanted to go there, Rome was the first city of my wish list. Soon I will find out if it'sas good as I ... Read more >

Inverness

UNITED KINGDOM | Wed, 27 Aug 2014 | By kakimono | Views [21]

The train to Inverness was crowded. Extremely crowded. My sister and I spent most of the ride standing. There might have been other seats farther down in the train, but when we looked through the window to the next car, there were people standing ... Read more >

Tags: castle, clothing, food, train

The City of London

UNITED KINGDOM | Tue, 26 Aug 2014 | By schmodude | Views [4]

I ended up at a pub crawl last night with friend from the hostel, Philippe. It was rainy and a holiday, so it sounded like something good to do. However, nobody else in all of London had that train of thought.  We were the only two people on this ... Read more >

Tags: bank of england, brockley, england, family, gold, harrods, hyde park, london, uk

Night Before Our Departure from Northeast Thailand for Bali

THAILAND | Tue, 26 Aug 2014 | By mistah_dovetonsils | Views [23]

My wife and I live in a fairly remote village in Northeast Thailand. We met when back 1999 when I first came to Bangkok to teach English and have spent most of our time together in Thailand. My wife is Thai, tho Isaan is a mix of cultures and my wife's ... Read more >

Tags: bali, expat in thailand, public transportation kalasin

Shanghai

CHINA | Tue, 26 Aug 2014 | By vagabondstoo | Views [48]

SHANGHAI MUST BE THE PRIDE OF THE PEOPLES' REPUBLIC.  It is the largest city in China, a major port and the up-and-coming financial center of the country.  Everything about Shanghai has been intimately planned, from the high-speed MagLev rail ... Read more >

Travelling around the world

PORTUGAL | Tue, 26 Aug 2014 | By travellingaroundtheworld | Views [52] | Video | Scholarship Entry

Hello, my name is Christopher Hunstock , I´m 24 years old, and filmmaking is my life, have a great passion for it, and this is what I really want to do in my life, experience the amazing travels and capture all the moments

Tags: 2014 Travel Film Scholarship to Mexico

Calandar to Stirling, Stirling to Perth

UNITED KINGDOM | Tue, 26 Aug 2014 | By kakimono | Views [31]

As we were leaving Edinburgh, the GPS that came n the rental car kept sending us on crazy routes, like down High Street, or in a lane for buses only. We ended up ignoring her and just heading west out of Edinburgh. Once we'd managed to get on a road ... Read more >

Tags: gps, musicals, train, train station

In Travel We Trust: A Hitch Hiking Documentary

USA | Tue, 26 Aug 2014 | By alexaward | Views [45] | Video | Scholarship Entry

I knew that filmmaking (particularly using this medium to inspire and uplift) was my passion when I was in high school. It wasn't even a question of what I would go to school for. Unfortunately or not (everything happens for reason) a week before classes ... Read more >

Tags: 2014 Travel Film Scholarship to Mexico

Photos: South Africa 2

SOUTH AFRICA | Tue, 26 Aug 2014 | By lipowcan8 | Photo Gallery


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South Africa 2

SOUTH AFRICA | Tue, 26 Aug 2014 | By lipowcan8 | Views [26]

I'm  leaving Cape Town and South Africa tomorrow and heading north to Namibia. 20 short hours on the bus and I'll be in the capital of  Namibia.  I enjoyed South Africa, it reminded me a lot of southern California, I'm looking forward ... Read more >

Day 88 - Isla de Ometepe

NICARAGUA | Mon, 25 Aug 2014 | By kikkijayne | Views [22]

We packed into a chicken bus around 9am in Granada, waited two hours for it to fill up & depart towards Rivas. Lindy and I shared our two seats with a third woman & there wasn't a spare pocket of space to be found amidst bags & people. ... Read more >

Day 87 - Laguna de Apoyo

NICARAGUA | Mon, 25 Aug 2014 | By kikkijayne | Views [30]

Perfect day by the lake - Laguna de Apoyo around 30 mins out of Granada was a fantastic day trip! For $10 we got dropped off, picked up, free kayaks, lakeside lounge chairs, access to cheap cocktails & to swim in an incredible, clean lake surrounded ... Read more >

 

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