Fathomaway Compass

All posts by: Deborah Schoeneman

Thieves Are Just Nice People on Drugs

RENO, Nevada – Burning Man kicks off today. Are you ready? Glowsticks? Jerky? Chapstick? Our survival guide has everything you need. Remember: Don't climb the art.

Aeolian Islands Essentials

AEOLIAN ISLANDS, Italy – It's best to hike up the volcano at night, stopping off for dinner at a restaurant close to the top. People cheer when the lava explodes in the sky. It's like organic dinner theater.

Fathom Questionnaire: Deborah Schoeneman

I dream about my meal at a ryokan near Tokyo. Everywhere I go, I check out the beach. When I arrive in a new place, I learn the lay of the land by getting lost.

Kick Back, Get Dirty

CARTAGENA, COLOMBIA – They like to party. With fireworks, scantily clad dancers in headdresses, and a woman in a sparkling thong jumping out of a fake cake. My point: Try to find something fabulous to crash, because no one does it better than Colombians.

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