Archive for the 'Travelogues' Category

Skyeview has moved…

Culture, Dispatches, Events, Global Sisterhood, Resources, Travelogues

Skyeview: A Sistah”s View of the World has officially moved to http://skyeviewtraveler.wordpress.com Update your links, add her to your blogroll, and spread the word!

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Guest Travelogue: Cuba

Travelogues

About The Contributer Liz Hendrickson is a San Francisco bay area resident, grandmother, lawyer, and founding member of Women Drummers International. (All photographs (c) Francis Eatherington.) 1/11/09 It’s hard to believe, but a week ago today I was in Havana, hanging out along the waterfront, in the open air market and in the old town […]

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Post Mumbai Ruminations

Travelogues

It saddened me to leave India early, but I did not want my family and friends to stress over my being there. So with a heavy heart, I departed India by way of Doha, Qatar, London, UK, and Los Angeles, CA. My body is just now catching up with the enormity of the Mumbai attacks. […]

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Coming up: Antwerp, Belgium

Travelogues

About Antwerp

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TESTIFY!

Dispatches, En Français, Travelogues

J’adore Paris and how she makes me feel! Testify Sometimes you won’t understand why life is the way it is Things don’t always go the way you plan them But I believe god in time is anonymous and in through time god reveals all things You gotta be still, stand and lovin’ Pay attention I […]

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Upcoming in Skyeview – Paris, France

Travelogues

(Photos from Colaba Causeway in Mumbai, India) My Paris social committments with the sistahs will be anything but “For Gents Only”. Absolument! —————————————— No paparazzi please! Stay tuned for news and photos from my mistress Paris.

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Travelogue – Bombay, India

Travelogues

Gender Notions-Between A Rock And A Hard Place The plight of women and girls in India can only be described as between a rock and a hard place. On the one hand women from middle class and affluent backgrounds are encouraged to pursue their ambitions without regard to their gender. Women can be found amongst […]

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Monterrey, Mexico

Travelogues

I’m ambivalent about the places I’ve visited in Mexico largely in part because I have traveled there for business not leisure. From the moment I board my connecting flight in Dallas/Fort Worth and notice the flight is nearly full with American white male and Mexican male subcontractors and multinational workers I brace myself.  On a […]

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Iconic Morning In San Francisco

Travelogues

These photographs were taken from the trans bay bus on the Oakland Bay Bridge. I was headed to the Chinese Consulate in San Francisco to pick up my travel visa. I thought about the wintry weather I may have to endure in Shanghai and Beijing next month. For now my heart is warmed with the […]

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Coming up in Skyeview . . .

Travelogues

Monterrey, Mexico!

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