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Our Latest Blogs

Why We Don’t Ride Elephants in Thailand

The Maharaja Riding his Elephant As children, most of us remember tales and photos of Maharajas riding to battle atop their elephants. No image was as powerful as a leader astride this magnificent beast. Trip to Thailand A long-awaited trip to northern Thailand to visit an Asian elephant sanctuary permanently changed our minds. Cruel Disabilities […]

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A Tale of Two Trails

Northern British Columbia, Canada Adventure on two trails The two trails are: 1 – For the first 20 minutes we stumble/climb a steep trail of loose rocks in a coniferous wood, then nimbly cross the alpine above the treeline to glacial Crater Lake in the Hudson Bay Mountain area, Smithers, B.C. 2 – Careful, pick-up-your […]

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The Secret Well of Ortigia

The Secret Well For the ancient Greeks in Siracusa, under siege from the Romans, fleeing the city to take refuge on the nearby island of Ortigia was the only option. On this slip of land, a mere 1.7 km away, lay a secret well that exists today. UNESCO Heritage Site UNESCO recognized the heritage value […]

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