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UNESCO and Timbuktu

“…from here to Timbuktu” Anonymous I had planned to write about UNESCO* this week, telling you about the great variety of places and cultural artifacts this arm of the United Nations protects under its World Heritage sites program. As with … Continue reading

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What Kind of Traveler Are You?

Planning a trip for one traveler presents its challenges. Planning for a group of people with mixed preferences and energy levels compounds those challenges in multiple ways. Some families and friends almost never travel together because they cannot agree on … Continue reading

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Escape the Weather Through Travel?

With the temperatures we have had this week it is tempting to think of places we would rather be. The inland waterways of Alaska, the mountains of Switzerland, and the fjords of Norway all sound like pleasant alternatives to this … Continue reading

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