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Why do we travel?

September 30, 2014 | By

As a travel consultant, I’m usually in the midst of preparing for my next journey. One of my latest trips was unforgettable! I traveled to Machu Picchu, Peru, where I found the Peruvian culture to be amazingly warmhearted and authentic. Machu Picchu was definitely the highlight, as it is archaeologically …

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Rocky Mountaineer: Canadian Train Travel

Rocky Mountaineer: Canadian Train Travel

June 20, 2012 | By

I’ve ridden several trains in my day and usually they have been close to nature.  I love the landscape, the vast wilderness, rivers, endless waterfalls and small towns going by as the locals wave hello.  I can’t think of a finer place for train travel than the Canadian Rockies! I …

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Blanket Bay Lodge, New Zealand

October 5, 2011 | By

Tucked into a corner of Lake Wakatipu is the luxury lodge of Blanket Bay; full of charm and luxury, and surrounded by snow capped peaks and a pristine lake shore. There is a peacefulness that energizes your soul and takes your breath away.  You can fill your days with adventures …

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Biosphere Expeditions voluntourism

January 6, 2011 | By

You can experience conservation in action when you join an expedition with Biosphere Expeditions. They are an award winning, nonprofit company that offers exciting and interesting travel opportunities to those looking for a unique and gratifying experience. The volunteer holidays are research based, revolving around wildlife conservation around the world. Your …

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Hawaii Travel Exchange

November 29, 2010 | By

I just returned from the Hawaii Travel Exchange in Honolulu; presented by Travel Agent and Luxury Travel Advisor magazines along with partner Hawaii Visitors & Convention Bureau. It focused on educating participants about Hawaii and connected us with 50 Hawaii suppliers to build valuable relationships in a unique format. Travel …

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