Ataturk Airport Attack

When Home is the Dangerous Place

“Dario, blasts and gunfire at Istanbul airport!” My father’s words, shouted all of a sudden, hit my ears like a bolt from the blue.  I’m vacationing at my parents’ place in Italy when the terrible news fro...
Simon in Jordan

Why We Shouldn’t Stay Home

As terror attacks against tourists hit the news more and more, travellers may ask themselves: Has the time come to just stay at home?

Paris Under Fire: Witnessing Terrorism Strike the City

The Metro was closed, streets blockaded and most taxis not in service. Multiple fatal attacks had taken place across Paris, dozens of people were announced dead, hostages were being held—and the attacks were not over.