February 23, 2017

MOROCCO, THE SURPRISES

Through my years of traveling, what I’ve discovered I like most are the surprises, the unplanned and unexpected. This always takes on many forms. Morocco surprised […]
January 12, 2017

GALAPAGOS WITH KIDS

The Galapagos was a magical trip – a trip of a lifetime! Three generations took the 1-week G Adventures Family Land Galapagos Multi-Activities Tour in August […]
July 22, 2016

PERU, G ADVENTURES STYLE

When the opportunity to visit Peru and Machu Picchu presented itself, I jumped at the chance. This 8-day Machu Picchu Explorer G Adventures small group trip […]
March 30, 2016

MACHU PICCHU WONDER

Machu Picchu was the pinnacle of my Peru trip, which also included Lima, Cusco and The Sacred Valley. The latter destinations are definitively unique in their […]
November 20, 2014

TRAVEL GEAR FOR JUNGLE HIKING

Packing light was the name of the game with our G Adventures trip to Costa Rica.  As the name of the tour implies, “Trek Hidden Costa […]
September 10, 2014

ADVENTURE TRIPS FOR PARENTS AND TEENS

My daughter Kitty with her new friends from the Costa Rica trip When my daughter and I showed up for the G Adventures informational meeting on […]
August 21, 2014

AN AMAZING SERIES OF FIRSTS

The author and her daughter on recent trip to Costa Rica One could argue that everything about the “Trek Hidden Costa Rica” tour that my daughter […]
May 22, 2014

GOING NATIVE IN COSTA RICA

My idea of the ideal vacation has always been sunbathing on a foreign beach until it is time to retire to the pool. I love a […]