San Francisco

One of the many eccentricities in the neighborhood of Haight Ashbury. About the Photographer Monika Chomiak is a soul traveler of Planet Earth. Although a Texan girl at heart, she is currently based in San Francisco. Do you have a photo you’d like to submit for Photo of the Week?  Please send it with your name, […]

Birth Tourism: Passing Out Passports Like Candy

There exists a new wave of tourism popular amongst the Chinese and Taiwanese: Birth Tourism. This booming industry, with more than a hundred “Maternity Hotels”, is spreading like wild fire in the Southern California region with the sole purpose of  catering to expectant mothers wishing to obtain a U.S. Passport for their newborns. The practice […]