BLACK TRAVEL PROFILES

WHERE THERE’S TRAVEL, THERE’S A STORY

OMAN SKATE

Oman Skate was created by Warren Stopforth along with a group of over 20+ skaters in Oman comprising of expats and Omani skaters, who currently skate and compet... Read More...

RAJ WARRIOR

Raj Warrior is the managing editor of Automan Magazine and has been a part of the Middle East’s automotive landscape for the past 15 years. He has run top rung ... Read More...

SULTAN KHALFAN

Sultan Khalfan Alabdali is a 32 year old Taekwondo Master Omani citizen born in Zanzibar. He is advocating and pushing for the return of a federation in his cou... Read More...

ASHARA EKUNDAYO

Ashara Ekundayo is a cultural strategist, activist, and curator who facilitates the creation of collaboratory spaces where methodology amplifying the intersec... Read More...

DR. GAIL MYERS

Dr. Gail Myers is an Agri-Cultural Anthropologist born and raised in Daytona Beach, Florida. For the last twenty years, she has researched, lectured, written ... Read More...

MAXIM THURIERE

Maxim Thuriere is a 24 year-old creative director based in South Florida. Born from a Haitian mother and French father, you can see the influence of both cult... Read More...

SEGUN GELE

JANUARY 2017 - ISSUE 13 - BEAUTY! Segun Olaleye, known as Segun Gele, was born on the 2nd of May 1974 to a proud family of six from the... Read More...

KALI BLOCKER

JANUARY 2017 - ISSUE 13 - BEAUTY! Kali Blocker is a Fitness Coach, Beauty Influencer and Creative based in NYC and Puerto Rico. Born in Queens, New York,... Read More...

MUSHIYA TSHIKUKA

JANUARY 2017 - ISSUE 13 - BEAUTY! Mushiya Tshikuka, breakout star of the new WEtv reality show “Cutting It In the ATL” is a mesmerizing, magnetic presenc... Read More...

BARRINGTON IRVING

DECEMBER 2016 - ISSUE 12 - MILESTONES! Captain Barrington Irving, born in Jamaica in 1983, has traveled to 50 countries, conducted over 30 STEM expeditions, su... Read More...

RICHARD CANTAVE

DECEMBER 2016 - ISSUE 12 - MILESTONES! Richard is an Experienced humanitarian aid worker with degree in criminology/sociology. With Extensive involvement in re... Read More...

CALVIN RAMSEY

DECEMBER 2016 - ISSUE 12 - MILESTONES! Calvin Alexander Ramsey was born in Baltimore, Maryland and grew up in Roxboro, North Carolina. His writing career was e... Read More...

WORLDWIDE NATE

DECEMBER 2016 - ISSUE 12 - MILESTONES! Nathan Fluellen, the creator and host of World Wide Nate – the quintessential guide to living a global lifestyle, has be... Read More...

ROHAN GILKES- INNCLUSIVE

NOVEMBER 2016 - ISSUE 11 - BLACK TRAVEL! A few months ago, a study conducted by Harvard University found that Airbnb hosts are 16% less likely to book users wi... Read More...

JEAN OLIVIER

NOVEMBER 2016 - ISSUE 11 - BLACK TRAVEL! Jean Olivier is an avid traveler who has recently completed a 9-month tour throughout Northeast to Southeast Africa ov... Read More...

STACEYANN CHIN

NOVEMBER 2016 - ISSUE 11 - BLACK TRAVEL! Staceyann Chin is a spoken-word poet, performing artist and LGBT rights political activist. Her work has been publishe... Read More...

MIKE SPELLS

NOVEMBER 2016 - ISSUE 11 - BLACK TRAVEL! Mike Spells was born and raised in Brooklyn, NY. He got his first taste of travel playing daily at the Brooklyn Museum... Read More...

JASON ANDREW

OCTOBER 2016 - ISSUE 10 - GLOBAL DESIGN! Jason Andrew is a menswear influencer and consultant, who doesn’t hail from a fashion background. Instead the practici... Read More...

CLAIRE SOARES

OCTOBER 2016 - ISSUE 10 - GLOBAL DESIGN! Claire Soares is the founder of tour companies “Up in the Air Life” and “Urban Yacht Life” based in the Washington, DC... Read More...

A.V. PERKINS

OCTOBER 2016 - ISSUE 10 - GLOBAL DESIGN! A.V. is a lifestyle content creator living in Bed Stuy "Do or DIY" Brooklyn, NY that may have been a 90's rapper in a ... Read More...

OUIGI THEODORE

OCTOBER 2016 - ISSUE 10 - GLOBAL DESIGN! Ouigi Theodore, creative director, cultural connector & lead curator, has cultivated a unique style that has garne... Read More...

DINE DIASPORA

SEPTEMBER 2016 - ISSUE 09 - GLOBAL FOOD! Dine Diaspora is a contemporary lifestyle and events company that creates dynamic experiences around food, culture, an... Read More...

AIRIS THE CHEF

SEPTEMBER 2016 - ISSUE 09 - GLOBAL FOOD! Airis the Chef started out in college as a Marketing major at Southern University and A&M College with the intenti... Read More...

CHEF AHKI

SEPTEMBER 2016 - ISSUE 09 - GLOBAL FOOD! Chef Ahki, CEO of Delicious Indigenous Foods is a celebrity chef, natural foods activist and nutritional counselor. Ra... Read More...