Women in Travel

Curious about wine but can’t tell a Chardonnay from a Pinot Noir? You need to meet Cha McCoy, one of the world’s few certified black female sommeliers. Food & Wine Magazine describes her as the “Harlem sommelier you actually want

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Aiysha: Challenging Stereotypes in Zanzibar’s Tourism Industry | @dipyourtoesin

Traditionally, the tourism industry on the island of Zanzibar is male dominated. However, Aiysha Mohammed is a young Muslim woman who is challenging stereotypes as one of only three certified female guides on the island. Before meeting Aiysha, we had spent the

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Gladness WIT Interview at Hakuna Majiwe | @dipyourtoesin

What can be said in a name? Much is communicated in the names we are given. Often, they can be the windows to our view of the world. For some of us, they curate the opportunities we are given, and

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