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SUMMITING HALF DOME IN YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK

One of the greatest things about growing up in California has been my physical proximity to Yosemite National Park.  I first visited Yosemite, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, at age nine with my sister and parents.  I was hooked for life by the enormity, the sheer magnitude of its beauty. I was hooked for life! […]

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Sunrise:  Lago de Atitlan, Guatemala

IN CELEBRATION OF PLANET EARTH

TODAY IS EARTH DAY!   For 43 years on April 22, more than one billion people take part in Earth Day. Across the globe, individuals, communities, organizations, and governments acknowledge the amazing planet we call home and take action to protect it.     As an informed global traveler, I am acutely aware of the […]

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