Author:Joanna Riquett

Discovering The Creative Awakening of Bangkok

About four years ago I visited Thailand for the first time. I didn't know what to expect and I was pleasantly surprised to see how many similarities I found with my own stomping grounds of Barranquilla, Colombia. The weather, the food, the people, the heat,...

Metelkova and the Successful Rise of the Slovenian Subculture

Ljubljana –pronounced loo-blee-ah-nah–, capital of Slovenia, has somehow managed to stay off the radar of the flock of tourists that visit Europe every year, but little do they know that this city is home to an eccentric and unique creative scene.   A quaint little city nestled...

4 Awesome Things You Can Do in Zagreb, Croatia in Two Days

The capital city of Croatia, Zagreb, is usually not the destination people have in mind when they think of this country. Everyone comes in the summer and heads directly to the coastal towns, but the overlooked city also has some amazing things to offer.   If you...

A Holiday Season To Reflect on What Matters

A week ago in New York City, we hosted a private dinner for leaders in the industries of media, arts, and activism, as part of the intentional conversations we've been hosting through the Wanderlust Series in Vancouver and Los Angeles.   These days of fast-paced societies, where...

The Dynamic Worlds of Artist Ola Volo

I've had the pleasure of interviewing and featuring Ola Volo on multiple occasions here on Hayo because I truly love her work and the passion she spreads through her unique creations. Her work can be appreciated not only for its aesthetic but also for its intrinsic...