While living in the American Rockies for a few years as a visiting professor, Loula missed Greece. It wasn’t just that no one in her new town shared her Orthodox upbringing or that the only version of her native language taught at the local university . . . read more
Away For A While
The world-class ski resort of Verbier lies in the southwest of Switzerland in the canton of Valais. When it comes to skiing in Switzerland, no resort is more idyllic than Verbier. Although not a familiar name to many Americans, Verbier certainly does not go unnoticed. . . . read more
hen most people dream about a vacation in the Caribbean, they imagine cruising from port to port in an elegant ship with nonstop buffets, or sitting in a lounge chair on a well-manicured beach being served a cold drink at an all-inclusive resort. There is, however, another alternative that is economical, environmentally friendly, and definitely more adventurous.
Adventures await in the mystical national parks of the Northern Territory in Australia.
Relax and get away from the crowds and visit the more scenic and less busy side of the Holy Land. Take a week to get away to the Sea of Galilee. The Sea of Galilee and its the surrounding area offers many opportunities to see some great holy sites and tourist spots of the Galilee region in Israel.
Meet Indonesia Indonesia’s diversity, beauty, and uniqueness make it a virtual guarantee that the only thing you’ll dislike about the country is leaving. Choosing from more than 18,000 islands can be overwhelming, so start with Sumatra, Java, and Bali—three of Indonesia’s most popular islands. Sumatra . . . read more