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Up on the Glacier: Mindfulness in Alaska

Photo by Chris Burkard A Mindful Trek on a Glacier Did you think taking a cruise was a cool way to see Alaska? On a glacier trek 10 miles from Mount Denali, you’ll conquer a part of Alaska few humans have seen. A tanned, bearded snow guide named Nikolai is 50 feet ahead [...]

By |2019-06-08T23:55:27+00:00October 4th, 2018|Travel|0 Comments

A Return to Ritual: Maui’s Celebration of the Arts

Sacred Ceremonies and Chanting Honor Tradition, Spiritual Healing, and Gratitude at Maui's Celebration of the Arts A line of people make their way to Kapalua’s DT Fleming Beach in the pre-dawn darkness. Despite the silence, there’s a heightened sense of excitement in the air. For some, it’s the first time they’re about to embark on [...]

By |2018-03-04T15:39:49+00:00March 4th, 2018|Travel|0 Comments

Esalen Update: from Rain to Renewal

View at Esalen; photo by Ira Israel After weeks of rains it was extremely sunny on the south side of the Julia Pfeiffer Canyon Bridge in Big Sur on Sunday, February 12, 2016.  Which made it even more surreal when the California Highway Patrol officer told us that we would probably have to [...]

By |2017-04-24T15:35:59+00:00April 24th, 2017|Travel|0 Comments

How to Choose a Yoga Retreat

A yoga retreat involves connecting with the people on your trip. Photo of Kate Hinkens and Ellette Crawford by David Young-Wolff Once upon a time there was a person referred to as a travel agent. Not only would they book the best routes and times for journeys, they knew exactly what information would [...]

By |2017-01-10T05:27:18+00:00January 9th, 2017|Travel|0 Comments