Archive for April 15th, 2014

Bronze Award in Adventure Travel: The Great Escape

Tuesday, April 15th, 2014

By Biju Sukumaran Saline solution pools on my palm, magnifying the dust and specks of camel hair in my contacts, and cleaning them is now an almost futile gesture. But this was the least of my worries as I sit in my ger in the middle of the Gobi Desert, where our driver had pulled […]

Silver Award in Adventure Travel: The Same River, Twice

Tuesday, April 15th, 2014

By Pam Mandel He was tall and good looking and had attended an expensive prep school where he learned to talk pretty. He liked dancing to pop music and drinking beer and traveling. His father wanted him to be a real estate agent; he was not interested in a desk job. He was sarcastic and […]

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