adventures for the discerning traveler

Africa 2015    (2 Trips!)Nambia July 13-27Ethiopia Sept 24-Oct 12

Africa 2015 (2 Trips!)
Nambia July 13-27
Ethiopia Sept 24-Oct 12

Two very different African nations – both off-the beaten track.  Two very different tours- both offering incredibly fantastic adventures.   Two destinations that will captivate and amaze even the most experienced […]

Papua New Guinea 2015

Papua New Guinea 2015

A visit to Papua New Guinea is to pass through a door into a world of yesterday. It is a country of cultural wonders, extravagant festivals, extraordinary diversity, friendly people, […]

Nepal  2014 SOLD OUTOct. 1-16

Nepal 2014 SOLD OUT
Oct. 1-16

A small country wedged between the powerhouses of China and India, Nepal is a cultural gem renowned for its pervasive spirituality, as well as its natural mountainous beauty.  Its rich […]

Turkey 2015May 5 – 21

Turkey 2015
May 5 – 21

It’s a country that evokes superlatives: unparalleled cultural riches, spectacular open-air museums, glorious ruins and an exquisite coastline.  Turkey is more than a cross roads of east and west, it […]


Recent Articles

  • Musings, July 2014

    Musings, July 2014

    Welcome to Musings, a newsletter for discerning travelers. To read the complete issue, click here.

  • In the news

    In the news

    Sante Fe New Mexican, 4/12/2014

  • Photo by Tina Fineberg NYTimes 2014

    Childhood Dreams Can Inspire Rewarding Second Careers

    Excerpt from New York Times article By KERRY HANNON APRIL 11, 2014 EVER since Sandra Colony was a child, when she was spellbound by the glossy photographs of exotic places in […]

  • It’s named “The Place of No People”

    It’s named “The Place of No People”

    If you find deserts fascinating, you’ll be enthralled with the stark beauty of the ancient Namib Desert.  Reputed to be the world’s oldest desert – around 55 million years old […]