Hello Traveler

Traveling should be fun. Remember those summer days with your best friends? Or the first time you went to the Lincoln Memorial? When was the last time you ate at Grandma’s? Those moments don’t have to be so few and far between.

I’m Saunya Connelly. As the editor of Amtrak’s My Black Journey blog, my goal is to help you reimagine what train travel can be. Our contributors focus on the personal experience of travel. You know — where they’ve gone, where they’re going and more. Amtrak wants to help you see more of the country and savor as many experiences as possible.

To be honest, I’ve always been inspired by travel and I love being the first of my friends to share new experiences. In fact, I’ve been that […]