Migrations

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Serendipity’s Compass: Easter Island Magic

Posted on 01/23/2017

Serendipity has always been kind to me, and I believe that cultivating the ability to trust serendipity – to follow its compass — is one of the essential travel arts. A journey I took a few years ago to Easter Island provided the perfect example of the gifts that serendipity can sometimes bestow. That journey […]

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Illumination at Machu Picchu

Posted on 01/16/2017

Savvy travelers will tell you that there’s much more to Peru than Machu Picchu. There are other ancient, soul-stirring sites such as Ollantaytambo, Moray, Pisaq, Tipon and Pikillacta. There’s the amazingly varied and delicious cuisine, the uniformly hospitable people, the intricate textiles, the transporting music, the cultural riches of cosmopolitan Cusco. This is all true. […]

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National Parks: Five Favorites

Posted on 01/09/2017

It’s a new year with new resolutions. And for those of you who crave adventure, that means the annual promise to get out there and see more of the world. But where to go? Somewhere at the convergence of misty-mornings over a mountain river with a cup of coffee steaming away, and clear blue skies […]

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