adventures for the discerning traveler

 
 
 
Namibia 2016May 24 – June 8

Namibia 2016
May 24 – June 8

Namibia is a vast country, even by African standards, covering an area approximately twice the size of California and somewhat bigger than Texas, but with a population of a mere […]

 
Ethiopia 2016Sept. 24 – Oct. 12

Ethiopia 2016
Sept. 24 – Oct. 12

It’s one of the best kept travel destination secrets – a country that can trace its roots to the 2nd millennium; is loaded with impressive archeological delights including churches hewn […]

 
Asia 2016 Bhutan: Sept. 9 – 19Nepal: Sept. 20 – Oct. 5

Asia 2016
Bhutan: Sept. 9 – 19
Nepal: Sept. 20 – Oct. 5

    Small countries wedged between the powerhouses of China and India, Nepal and Bhutan each offer travelers cultural wonders and spectacular natural beauty.  Savor the enchanted architecture, art and […]

 
Vietnam 2016 (2 Trips!)Feb. 15-March 1 SOLD OUT& March 6-22 4 SEATS OPEN

Vietnam 2016 (2 Trips!)
Feb. 15-March 1 SOLD OUT
& March 6-22 4 SEATS OPEN

Vietnam – it’s a land of vivid colors, ancient traditions, incredible history, stunning pagodas, towering mountains, teeming markets and welcoming people. Not a country to be visited in a week, […]

 
 
 

Recent Articles

 
  • Protecting African Wildlife

    Protecting African Wildlife

                  The killing of Cecil the lion in Zimbabwe was horrifying to me.  Trophy Hunters don’t just kill individual lions, elephants, rhinos and leopards.  […]

     
     
  • Has the World Become Too Treacherous for Foreign Travel?

    Has the World Become Too Treacherous for Foreign Travel?

    Admittedly, I’ve had my share of intimidating travel experiences over the past 50 years but none rose to the level of deterring me from continuing to explore the world.  Today, […]

     
     
  • Nepali Earthquake Survivor: Her Story

    Nepali Earthquake Survivor: Her Story

    Meet Mohan Maya N. age 78. Donations from some caring Americans and distributed to victims of the Nepal earthquake by a small group of humanitarian Nepali’s are helping her recover […]

     
     
  • Joyful and Philanthropic – A trip this year to Nepal is both.

    Joyful and Philanthropic – A trip this year to Nepal is both.

    Are you are a traveler who has contemplated a trip to Nepal to experience its otherworldly spirituality and incomparable mountainous beauty?  Did reading about the devastation wrought by the recent […]