Traveler Stories

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Finding the meaning of life in Laos

When first-time traveler Nora Elkind-Atkins of Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, returned from her Ancient Kingdoms: Thailand, Laos, Cambodia & Vietnam adventure, she decided to take a writing class, where she was tasked with describing the meaning of life...

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Destinations: Cambodia, Laos, Thailand, Vietnam

“True taste of Morocco”

Morocco such an exotic destination that I always wanted to experience. My husband Lloyd and I greatly enjoyed meeting fellow travelers on Morocco Sahara Odyssey, but also the people of this land, who welcomed us into their homes, villages, and in some cases, tents, with open arms...

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Destinations: Morocco

Animal attraction

It wasn’t just Tony Pane’s love of animals or his wife Jan’s thirst for adventure that prompted the couple to take an unforgettable three-week Ultimate Australia trip this past March. It was also the desire to put their travel philosophy to the test—meaning stepping outside their comfort zone into a wild and naturally diverse continent...

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Destinations: Australia

Worth the Wait

It took Nathalia “Nat” Letson some 50 years to fulfill her dream of traveling to Iceland. Decades after her high school hosted an exchange student from the Nordic locale that first inspired Nat’s curiosity, she still clung to the desire to explore Scandinavia for herself...

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Destinations: Iceland

“Pure magic”

Sometimes being on the other side of the world inspires travelers to overcome fears and set off on new adventures. Rosalyn “Roz” Toper, a 3-time traveler from Fort Myers Beach, Florida, has had the ambitious goal to travel somewhere new each year since retiring...

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Destinations: India

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