Traveler Stories

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Friends, flora & fauna abound in South Africa

Although they first bonded over putting on the green, Sue Thorne and Hannah Kirby’s friendship has grown deeper since discovering the African grasses and acacia trees on Southern Africa: South Africa, Zimbabwe, Namibia & Botswana...

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Mother promotes “loving kindness” on Inside Vietnam

When Kathy Kerdus gave birth to her daughter Erin, she never would have dreamed that it was her girl’s spirit and not Erin herself that would accompany her while traveling. But nearly 24 years later, after losing her daughter to cancer, Kathy found herself on not only a physical journey but a spiritual one on Inside Vietnam...

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Our Favorite Traveler Stories

The end of the year is a great time to reflect on the discoveries we’ve made throughout 2013—and to share our adventures with one another. I thought it would be a great time to look back on my favorite stories submitted by fellow travelers...

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Route Less Traveled Makes for Memorable Encounters

My travel philosophy is to meet new people on new adventures. I did just that on my recent Route of the Maya trip, when I had the chance to dive into Central American and indigenous cultures, explore an exotic landscape, and meet amazing fellow travelers and local people...

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Solo Traveler Shares Her "Magical" Turkey Trip

In my travels, I have learned that every traveler sees the main highlights of the area; it is the fortunate traveler who has the opportunity to experience some of the country’s culture that is natural, unplanned, and just there as it would be for anyone from the area. On Turkey’s Magical Hideaways, there were so many of these moments of unexpected discovery...

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