Faith Adiele founded the nation’s first writing workshop for travelers of color through VONA. Her award-winning memoir MEETING FAITH routinely makes travel listicles, and her travel media credits include A WORLD OF CALM (HBO-Max), Sleep Stories (CALM app), and MY JOURNEY HOME (PBS). A member of the Black Travel Alliance, she publishes in HERE MAGAZINE, OFF ASSIGNMENT, BEST WOMEN'S TRAVEL WRITING, OPRAH MAGAZINE, ESSENCE, and others. Find her in Oakland, Finland, Nigeria or @meetingfaith.


It’s the ‘Black Joy Parade’ for me

If I Lived At The Airport

Sandwich-generation travel: Taking a 80-year-old mom and a teen niece to Mexico

How an unexpected visit and a Mexican cantina strengthened a family bond over Christmas

A Journey into Yucatan’s History and Future in 21 Dishes

Mom’s Bucket List: Marking Milestones with a Lifetime of Travel

Black travel and mental health

The joys and dangers of reinventing ourselves through travel

Black food summit draws chefs, farmers, creatives and foodies to the Bay Area

From Nigeria to the American South on a Plate