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The Wonder of Whales

In our last blog I wrote about the awe and wonder of touching grey whales and their newborn calves in San Ignacio Lagoon in Baja, Mexico. That in itself is a complete experience, well worth the two day trip south … Continue reading

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A Whale of A Miracle

There’s only one long, narrow, winding road from Tijuana to the southern tip of the skinny peninsula of Baja, Mexico, and it leads to one of the most spectacular encounters with nature that a human can have. My husband, travel … Continue reading

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Religion in South Korea: Korean Blog Series: Part 3

“Koreans never met a religion they didn’t like.” Our tour guide made this pronouncement during my tour of the Republic of Korea (South Korea) in November 2014, sponsored by the Academy of Korean Studies. “Well.” I thought “that was an … Continue reading

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Education in South Korea: Korean Blog Series: Part 2

A new year and it’s back to school! Whether you are a student or educator in grades k-12 or higher education, January signals a renewed educational effort. So, I thought it would be the perfect time to write a blog … Continue reading

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Uzbekistan: A Country of Pride and Hope

Uzbekistan today appears to be a thriving country with gold and natural gas resources, some wonderful tourist destinations, a diverse mix of people and tasty food, but it has survived some very hard times throughout the ages.  I described some … Continue reading

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Bhutan, the kingdom of the dragon

Bhutan, the kingdom of the dragon, awaits Roger and me again in October.   As I begin to prepare for this trip with a new group of Roger’s travelers, I wonder if I’m crazy to be journeying through this tiny country … Continue reading

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