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Christopher Franks

Christopher Franks

Christopher Franks is a board member for Volunteer for the Visayans, a non-government organization in Leyte, Philippines. He has worked as VFV’s director, coordinated sustainable development initiatives through the GoAbroad Foundation, and worked for An admiration. Franks biggest travel accomplishment is traveling overland through Eastern Europe, the Balkans, Central Asia, and Southeast Asia, all without catching a single flight.

Articles By Christopher Franks

Surviving the Trans-Siberian Railway

If you're studying abroad in Moscow, anywhere else in Russia (or even China), the idea of taking a trip on the Trans-Siberian railway may have crossed your mind. This iconic trip for years has captured the imagination of travelers, poets, artists, and...