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  • Culture Shock

    Culture Shock

    As a traveler, at some point in time it is likely that you have experienced a situation in which the rules of etiquette were unfamiliar and the appropriate social interaction […]

     
     
  • Your Flying Experience Can Still Be Enjoyable

    Your Flying Experience Can Still Be Enjoyable

      It wasn’t many years ago that I considered my flights to distant destinations part of the excitement of travel. That is not the case in today’s world. It is […]

     
     
  • 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, […]