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Hi! If you’ve clicked on this blog, then you must like to travel. New adventures. Different experiences.

We invite you to join us. Some of our experiences:

  • a bull fight in Mexico
  • how to be fish bait in Crete
  • how to eat a guinea pig in Ecuador
  • how not to behave on the Galapagos
  • wander through a souk in Tunisia
  • why we don’t ride elephants in Thailand

So much more awaits you! New postings several times a month…let us be your guide..vamos! (‘let’s go’ in Spanish) and explore the world together.

Our Latest Blogs

L’Isle sur la Sorgue, France

An Island City in Provence L’Isle sur la Sorgue is exactly what the name suggests: an island in the middle of the Sorgue River. Venice of Provence It is also known as the Venice of Provence. Popular Destination There are many excellent reasons why this is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Provence. […]

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The Happy Cooker in Crete

Lacing with Wine While attending a Greek cooking class in a traditional hillside village of western Crete called Vamos, I learned how to prepare Greek culinary delights and became a happy cooker. Lacing our course with liberal glasses of village wine produced instant smiles! Ebullient Chef Koula Koula Barydakis, our ebullient chef instructor, began lessons […]

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Young Jivaro Hunters demonstrate the use of blow-guns

The Amazon Then and Now

Then—1977 Iquitos It is sunstroke hot and dripping wet humid when we touch down in the jungle town of Iquitos, Peru. Iquitos is as far from the Atlantic coast, 3000 miles (4828 km), as it is from the Pacific. Today, Iquitos is the world’s largest city that cannot be reached by road. It is linked […]

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