“…a journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step” – Loazi

Celebrating the history and culture of Asian-Americans and Pacific Islanders in the US.

Spotlight On

Filmmaker Kenneth Eng retraces his father’s escape to America from communist China in a documentary that uncovers sacrifice, loss, and the question of identity.

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Southeast Asia

My Journey Growing Up & Seeing the World as a Vietnamese American

Gerard from husband and wife travel blog GQ Trippin shares his experiences on growing up as Vietnamese American and how it affects him when he travels.

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Pacific Islands

A Look at the Rich Cultural Traditions of the Pacific Islands

The Pacific Islands, known for their great natural beauty and friendly people, are also home to numerous rich cultures and traditions. How many of these have you heard of?

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East Asia

Farewell Korea: Saying Goodbye to a Place I Called Home for 2 Years

Asian American expat Samantha Elisabeth writes about her two-year gig teaching English in a small Korean town, and why leaving was harder than she thought.

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Pacific Islands

Experience Pacific Island Art and Culture at These Five US Museums

Seeing as its Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, we’re celebrating the rich and diverse art and culture from the Pacific Islands at these venues in the US.

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South Asia

The Stories Behind Some of Asia’s Famous Street Food

Street food is part of a country’s history. Here are the stories behind some classic dishes that have filled bellies and elicited smiles from millions of people.

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Pacific Islands

The Flavors of the Pacific: 6 Distinct Dishes You Need to Sample

These dishes from the Pacific Islands aren’t just a culinary treat, but they also tell tales of survival, history, and culture.
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Southeast Asia

How You Can Get a Taste of the Asian American Story

Celebrate Asian Pacific American Heritage Month by visiting these cultural hotspots in major US cities…and taste some great food along the way.

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East Asia

Hainan Airlines: Bridging Distances and Different Cultures

Hainan Airlines works to bring communities together to celebrate the Asian American, and notably the Chinese American, experience.
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