Traveling

  • What if the Hokey Pokey Really Is What It’s All About?

    January 16, 2015

    I’ve performed the hokey pokey in about half a dozen countries, with Mongolian guides in the Gobi desert and...

  • Ganesh is Fresh

    July 8, 2014

    Ever since I became aware of the Hindu deities, I’ve had a bit of an elephant-god crush on Ganesh....

  • Pushing My Buttons

    July 6, 2014

    I’ve been traveling with Cross Cultural Journeys for over 15 years now. It started with a life-changing walk across...

  • Love In Action

    July 4, 2014

    Like me, Zanzan has spent his career in the hospitality industry. As manager of ARMA in Ubud, Bali for...

  • What the Pig Said

    July 1, 2014

    While I was staying in a village home stay in rural Bali, my hosts owned about a dozen chickens...

  • The Invisible Monument

    December 9, 2013

    Maria Cienfuegos travels the Cuban countryside taking photographs of long-forgotten monuments. She has spent her photography career investigating the overlooked...

  • Travel with Purpose: WomenTrek to Peru

    August 2, 2013

    Travel with Purpose “We travel, initially, to lose ourselves; and we travel, next to find ourselves. We travel to open...

  • Who Let the Dogs Out?

    June 2, 2013

    All of Playa Guiones came out today for the annual Dog Show to benefit the Nosara Animal Care Spay/Neuter…

  • Road Food

    April 16, 2013

    My recent trip to Panama required a bit of resourcefulness when it came to food at certain times. There...

  • A Typical Day in Playa Guiones

    January 11, 2013

    In Playa Guiones, the howler monkeys start chortling and roaring around 4:45 A.M. I usually hit the howler-snooze button...