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  • Best Travel Advice Ever?  You Decide.

    Best Travel Advice Ever? You Decide.

    As a woman who has traveled to over 90 countries – you might assume that I have the art of travel nailed.  You would be wrong.  I grapple with some […]

     
     
  • To Shop or Not?

    To Shop or Not?

    One issue that frequently creates disagreements on group tours is shopping.  For those who consider it a trip highlight to leisurely peruse indigenous arts and crafts – the opportunity to […]

     
     
  • Holiday Folklore and Legendary Characters Across The Globe

    Holiday Folklore and Legendary Characters Across The Globe

    The holiday season in this country is a cornucopia of bright lights, festive decorations, Salvation Army bell-ringers and crowds of shoppers.  For many small children, the face of the holidays is that […]

     
     
  • Reflections on Post-Quake Nepal

    Reflections on Post-Quake Nepal

    Having just returned from a very memorable trip to Nepal and Bhutan, I am devoting this rather lengthy newsletter to a somewhat short synopsis of what a small team of […]