Tag Archive for: epic adventures

Adventures with the Estrogen Army
On the objects of my affection, and the lessons of a captain and his bride.

On the objects of my affection, and the lessons of a captain and his bride.

30 years ago I was a very young woman on a very big adventure. Traveling West through several provinces on business, I was treated to a night up in the mountains at the Banff Springs Hotel. My... Read more
Robyn Davidson’s 1700 mile solo camel trek across the Australian Outback

Robyn Davidson’s 1700 mile solo camel trek across the Australian Outback

So here's the cool and entirely unexpected by-product of launching a crowd-funding campaign and telling people about it: they come back with the most extraordinary natural allies along the way! I first met Rick Smolan when he did the... Read more
Free digs while you travel?  “Couch Surf” your way around the world!

Free digs while you travel? “Couch Surf” your way around the world!

Couchsurfing is a global community of 9 million people in more than 120,000 cities who share their life, their world, their journey. Couchsurfing connects travelers with a global network of people willing to share in profound and meaningful ways, making... Read more