Month: May 2017

May 23, 2017 Alexis Bonoff No comments exist

  By Carla White   I awake in the pre-dawn hours in the town of Nyaung Shwe, about a mile north of the famous Burmese landmark: Inle Lake. I have such anticipation for the day ahead. My trip to Myanmar is nearing its end and we have finally arrived at this long-awaited discovery. Departing our hotel,…

May 16, 2017 Alexis Bonoff No comments exist

Volcanoes, tectonic places, books and…trolls? Iceland is a country that arouses curiosity. Here are 8 unique facts about this mysterious island. By Alexis Bonoff   1. Iceland has a Low Population Density Although roughly the size of Kentucky (39,000 square miles), the entire country of Iceland is home to little more than 300,000 inhabitants (compared…

May 12, 2017 Leif Utne No comments exist

Cuba is such a big, diverse, and beautiful island. There are countless ways to see and get to know its incredible land and people. So where do you start? Here are just three of the many ways that we can suggest:   1. Through its Music and Rhythms It’s Friday night in Havana, flying down Calle…

May 1, 2017 Leif Utne No comments exist

Join us this August 29-September 9 for an unforgettable journey through Scotland, from the majestic Highlands to the wild islands of the Outer Hebrides. Improving on our 2016 Scotland journey, this this year’s itinerary highlights the amazing natural and cultural aspects of the Applecross Peninsula in the Highlands region before crossing over to the Outer Hebrides and the islands…