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Honey Island Swamp life

Today we ventured out into the Honey Island Swamp in Slidell, Louisiana in search of Alligators and wild swamp life. We weren’t disappointed! Slidell is a short drive from New Orleans and was hit quite hard with

Poetry of the Prairies

Today was an epic driving day across the Canadian prairies, an often overlooked region of North America that is actually quite beautiful in its own, forlorn way.  We drove nearly 800 kilometres across Saskatchewan and Manitoba, as

What do Trek Leaders do between tours? The Deer story.

I had a very random experience on my drive from San Francisco to Seattle to pick up my group for the Canadian Cross Country trip. I was driving on a scenic rural road through the countryside when

Video: Skyscrapers and Sky Bridges – Hello Vancouver!

A sunny day in Vancouver was a heck of a way to kick off our “Canadian Road Trip” trek, an epic journey across the entire continent, from the Pacific to the Atlantic.  It’s going to be a