All Posts By

Joanna Franco

Motivation We Fly High

We Fly High with Matthew

Jo here, writing to you from my informal workspace during the holidays, my childhood bedroom. In this month’s We Fly High feature, we talk to an extremely charismatic medical school student who somehow still found time to travel and…

Life Stories USA

Trying to Find the Christmas Spirit in New York City

If you’ve watched any Christmas movie ever released, you’ve probably seen yellow cabs in the backdrop and people wearing fluffy earmuffs bundled up in warm coats, all shuffling through busy crosswalks while holding cups of coffee. The setting of these…

new orleans architecture
Life Stories Motivation USA

High Risk, High Reward

About four years ago, I was sitting in our unofficial office space, the café area of Whole Foods Tribeca, and decided that I would go big for Mother’s day. I planned on using my measly credit card points (saved…

missed flight to thailand
Germany Life Stories

I Missed My Flight To Thailand

In the wise words of  Buddha, “It is better to travel well than to arrive.” Lucky for me, all I did was travel, because I missed my flight to Thailand which made it impossible for me to arrive. At…

italian food porn

Italian Food Porn: Great Eats in Rome and Sorrento

We all know the rule: pack your stretch pants before you even step foot on Italian soil. The food is too good not to be indulged in. If you break this rule, be prepared to either rip your pants, *cue…


This information will never be shared for third part