YMCA Volunteer in Sri Lanka (Part One)

Author’s note: "The YMCA (Young Men’s Christian Association) is one of the oldest and largest Movements for youth in the world. Founded in London,...

Living and Working Abroad: Is it for you? (Part Two)

Author’s Note: In this "Living and Working Abroad" series, my aim is to demonstrate how anyone can experience genuine fulfillment and self-discovery through different,...

Living and Working Abroad: Is it for you? (Part One)

Author's Note: In this "Living and Working Abroad" series, my aim is to demonstrate how anyone can experience genuine fulfillment and self-discovery through different, freer...

Traveling Road Show 1986 (Part Two)

Editor's Note: This is the second part of the two-part series: Traveling Road Show 1986. Emerging after three years in the Pacific where he...

Traveling Road Show 1986 (Part One)

Editor's Note:  Over the past 35 years, Jim Mielke, a public health doc, has had the privilege of living and working in some of the...

Checklist to Prepare Before Going on Mountain Bike Tour

A mountain bike tour is a great activity that has many benefits. It allows people to enjoy the great outdoors and it is a...

Oahu travel bucket list for visitors

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National WWII Museum is a must see in the Crescent City

If you’re planning a journey to the Crescent City, devouring blackened catfish at the Commander’s Palace or digging jazz licks at Preservation Hall should...

Europe by Rail

For the last few years the Honolulu rail project has been front and center in the news. Plagued by cost overruns and politics, it’s...

The Silk Factory of Benares

Editor’s Note: Rebecca Bruns was an accomplished New Orleans-born travel writer who resided for many years in San Francisco. She died on May 13, 1994. “What...