Posts in Word on the Street
Literary Ghosts, Rebels of a Generation & Boozing in Havana with Hemingway

Word on the Street: 8 Questions with Sherri Caldwell

Author: Corey Wood, Product Lead - Growth & Lifecycle

We sat down with Sherri: author, journalist, teacher, world traveler, Mom to three, Rebel Housewife extraordinaire and the creator of our new favorite Sidewalk: City Lights, Kerouac & North Beach Beats: A Literary Adventure.

She dishes on the rise of the book nerd, literature as a travel guide, and the travel nightmare her family can’t ever forget.

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Near Death Experiences in the Pyrenees, Salvador Dali & Preserving the History of America

Word on the Street: 8 Questions with Jason Sherman

Author: Corey Wood, Product Lead - Growth & Lifecycle

Meet Jason Sherman, filmmaker, tech entrepreneur and Wharton instructor. He dishes on the importance of the oldest bridge in America, the power of film and the wonder of theme parks.

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Shooting the Golden Gate Bridge, Bon Iver & the Andromeda Galaxy

Word on the Street: 8 Questions with Brian Fulda from Light

Author: Corey Wood, Product Lead - Growth & Lifecycle

Meet Brian Fulda, professional photographer and technical support specialist at Light, the makers of the L16 camera. He dishes on his top five philosophies on photography, traveling the Faroe Islands with Bon Iver, and his venture into deep space photography.

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The Art of the Pub Crawl, How to Feast on Live Crawfish & the Mission to Keep Austin Weird

Word on the Street with Chris Herndon of The Guild

Author: Jason Donahue, Co-Founder & CEO

Meet Chris Herndon, the co-founder of The Guild, a boutique short-term rental and hotel rolled into one. He divulges on his favorite speakeasy, belting Bon Jovi in the Big Easy and spending the afternoon hanging with Bill Clinton.

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Whiskey Warehouses, Drinking Contests with Grizzlies & the Downside of Traveling with Mark Twain

Word on the Street: 8 Questions with Duggan McDonnell, author of Drinking the Devil's Acre: A Love Letter from San Francisco and her Cocktails

Author: Jason Donahue, Co-Founder & CEO

Meet Duggan McDonnell, the acclaimed author and Guide of “Harlots, Hooch & History in Old San Francisco.” He gushes on his favorite cocktail city, his worst travel experience and the needs of the “Urban Sophisticate.”

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Unexpected Sumo Matches, Judging Vacations & the Art of Meandering

Word on the Street: 8 Questions with Katie from The Budget Backpack

Author: Jason Donahue, Co-Founder & CEO

Meet Katie, the Guide behind “Boston to Cambridge: Parks, Brownstones and a Killer Skyline.” She opens up on why to cross bridges, the joys of solo travel, and best way to explore Boston.

 

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Elevated Avocado Toast, Gut Health & Why Everyone Should Be a Solo Traveler

Word on the Street: 8 Questions with Kara, The Travelling Dietitian

Author: Jason Donahue, Co-Founder & CEO

In each edition of “Word on the Street,” we interview a Guide to learn about their Sidewalk and some of their best travel stories.

Meet Kara, the Guide behind “Healthy Food Tour of Greenwich Village: Vegan Tex Mex, Coconut Froyo & Artisanal Coffee.” She dishes on corporate morning calisthenics, inspiration for new recipes and the rise of clean eating in New York City.

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A Staring Contest in Washington DC, Chinese Explorers & Silk Worm Culinary Surprise

Word on the Street: 8 Questions with Gilbert

Author: Jason Donahue, Co-Founder & CEO

In each edition of “Word on the Street,” we interview a Guide and ask about their Sidewalk and some of their craziest travel stories.

Meet Gilbert, the Guide behind “Heroes of the Past: Tributes from the Washington Monument to the Lincoln Memorial.” He dishes on symbolic architecture in the Nation’s Capitol, Bhutanese monasteries, and 15th century seafarers.

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The “Watcher,” Vegas Psychology Tricks, and Horse Sashimi

Word on the Street: 8 Questions with Kristen

Some amazing Sidewalks are being created on the platform! To help showcase these Guides (aka Sidewalk creators) and their Sidewalks, we’re launching a new blog series called, “Word on the Street.” In each edition, we’ll interview a Guide and ask about their Sidewalk and their craziest travel stories.

Meet Kristen, the Guide behind, The ABC’s of Alphabet City. She dishes on her indy, edgy, colorfully bohemian Manhattan neighborhood, the craziest thing she's ever eaten, and the city she is almost embarrassed to love.  

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