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Canyoning in Vietnam

Canyoning in Vietnam

The sport of canyoning involves hiking, repelling, swimming and sliding down waterfalls through a canyon. Stephanie Jack went canyoning for the first time in Vietnam and found it exciting, but was a little scared for her life at times. I went canyoning in Dalat, Vietnam. There were five of us—the guy I was travelling with and a girl from Germany and two guides from a local adventure tour company. I was really, really nervous but … Read entire article »

Filed under: Adventure travel, Memorable moments, Vietnam

Lake O’Hara to Abbot Pass Hut Photo Gallery

Filed under: Photo galleries of great trips

Remembering 9/11

Remembering 9/11

Editorial: Sometimes when I think back on trips I’ve made, my memories of them are shaped by special anniversaries, some of them tragic. This is the 10th anniversary of 9/11, that horrific day when two planes intentionally crashed into the Twin Towers of the World Trade Center in New York City. New York City has long been a favourite weekend destination for my sisters and me (aka ‘the girls’). We would arrive at La Guardia Airport early Friday … Read entire article »

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