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MEET ALEXA FIRMENICH: CO-FOUNDER OF ATLAS UNBOUND

MEET ALEXA FIRMENICH: CO-FOUNDER OF ATLAS UNBOUND

Alexa Firmenich is the co-founder of Atlas Unbound, a transformation leadership travel company focused on connecting entrepreneurs, influential leaders and change-makers to learn and innovate from the wisdom of nature’s systems.

THE 13TH HAVANA ART BIENNIAL RETURNS FOR 2019

THE 13TH HAVANA ART BIENNIAL RETURNS FOR 2019

Cuba’s most important arts and culture event is back for its 13th edition after taking a four year hiatus and we are very excited to be leading a special Biennial-focused trip this April 24-29, 2019.

A HOMECOMING JOURNEY TO ROMANIA

A HOMECOMING JOURNEY TO ROMANIA

I’ve just returned back to Romania, but this time, it’s different. I’ve come to scout my own country as an outsider and set an ambitious agenda for myself – drive around the entire country in 3 weeks.

WE CAN’T GET ENOUGH OF MEXICO CITY

WE CAN’T GET ENOUGH OF MEXICO CITY

“Every trip back to Mexico City reveals a new layer, a richer culture, and a deeper perspective. I have yet to meet anyone who has ventured into this city, and returned home saying, Mexico City… Nah, not for me.”

INTERVIEW: COMUNA TRAVEL & TRAVELLER COLLECTIVE

INTERVIEW: COMUNA TRAVEL & TRAVELLER COLLECTIVE

Ioana Todosia is the founder and one-woman show behind experiential travel company Comuna Travel, which she founded while based in Ottawa almost one year ago; its mission, succinctly articulated on the website’s home page, is “Explore the unknown to tell a different story.”

MEET DJ JIGÜE, FOUNDER OF GUAMPARA MUSIC COLLECTIVE

MEET DJ JIGÜE, FOUNDER OF GUAMPARA MUSIC COLLECTIVE

Originally from Santiago de Cuba and now calling Havana home, DJ Jigüe is on a mission to not only preserve but evolve AfroCuban music and culture through Cuba’s first independent AfroCuban music label.

COMUNA VIDEO: EXPLORING HAVANA

COMUNA VIDEO: EXPLORING HAVANA

Take a visual journey exploring the depths of Havana through this one-minute-long montage of footage documenting the electric vibe of this intoxicating city. Shot and edited in collaboration with Ottawa-based Zara Ansar.

COMUNA CITY GUIDE: HAVANA

COMUNA CITY GUIDE: HAVANA

If you want to go to Cuba "before it changes" you're already too late. Here's our insider guide on how to be part of the exciting change as it happens and experience the very best of this vibrant and culturally rich city.
 

FOUNDERS STORY BEHIND COMUNA TRAVEL

FOUNDERS STORY BEHIND COMUNA TRAVEL

Comuna Travel was founded on 5 pillars that make up our ethos on travel and overall mission as a company of making the world a better and more inclusive place through travel.

 

INSIDE THE LAUNCH OF COMUNA TRAVEL

INSIDE THE LAUNCH OF COMUNA TRAVEL

We celebrated the launch of our website and experiential travel brand by throwing a party and hurricane recovery fundraiser in Ottawa that played off of our overall travel philosophy of embracing the unknown.