When the Traveler Can’t Go Home

Editor's note: This piece by staff writer Kathryn Kneller is meant to be a companion to my "When the Traveler Can't Travel." For more of Kathryn's writing, visit her index. In December 2019 I set off on a year-long odyssey which would see me spending a month in each of twelve different world cities, beginning…

The World’s Shiniest Museum

If you are like me, when you travel you enjoy unique museums. I've explored cultural gems all over the world, but one museum really stands out: the Museum of Gold in Bogota, Colombia. This is a vast building dedicated to the gold crafts of pre-exploration Colombian societies. There are masks, pins, coins, figurines, and other…