Contemporary Travel: What Would the Great Travelers Think of Our Way of Life?


Written By: Laura Gavin Summer vacation means different things to different people. It does make a person wonder what the great travel writers would think of our ideas of “travel.” Today’s travelers have comfortable ultra-modern cars to drive on excellent roads. … Continue reading

Chocolate the Elephant & Bunches of Bananas


My favourite day in my favourite country of Southeast Asia involved elephants – my favourite animal.  The elephant I spent the morning with in Luang Prabang was named Chocolate, and she was 45 years old. Elephants are such giant, but … Continue reading