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Hole In The Donut Cultural Travel
Even the elephants are celebrating the great news that we raised $7,500 to benefit Save Elephant Foundation and Elephant Nature Park!

A few weeks ago, in celebration of my seven year anniversary of blogging, I joined with a couple dozen other travel bloggers to raise funds for Save Elephant Foundation. The organization...

Elephants use their trunks to cover themselves with dirt from these trenches, which helps to keep them cool

Half a dozen elephants wandered around the compound as I dug into my delicious vegetarian lunch at Elephant Nature Park in northern Thailand. Earlier that day I’d fed and walked among...

Passports with Purpose's 2012 goal is to raise $100,000 to build two wells in Haiti

As I travel in developing countries around the world, I am often confronted by the lack of basic necessities that we take for granted in the United States. With each visit...

A library in Puma, Nepal, built with the assistance of Room to Read

When I look back on the years when I was immersed in the culture of corporate America, my biggest regret is that I didn’t do more to help others. Though I...

Fellow travel bloggers Sherry Ott from Ottsworld and Meet Plan Go fame; Rick Griffin of Midlife Road Trip TV; and Dave Bouskill and Deb Corbeil from The Planet D are embarking...

My friend Todd Wassel, who writes the great travel blog Todd’s Wanderings, was on the ground in Japan during the earthquakes and subsequent tsunami, visiting his wife’s family. Although his family...