Posts filed under: Travel

Families at the playground. Walking paths. Houses and apartments clustered together. Farming all around. These are some of the elements that impressed me on a recent early evening walk...
I fell in love with tall mountains when I was thirteen. My parents and I took the Trans Andean Railway from the pampas of Argentina to Santiago, Chile. It was...
Elizabeth Bassett | Contributor Eagles have landed in the Champlain Valley. Eggs have hatched and fuzzy young eaglets populate local nests. With patience and a good pair of binoculars it’s...
Susan Crockenberg | Contributor Always on the lookout for exceptional local food in an effort to support the Vermont economy and reduce transportation-associated carbon, Linda Hamilton introduced me to John...
Mary Van Vleck | Contributor Editor’s note: Please welcome Essential Elements, our new addition to The News! This column will feature a different guest writer each month who will write...
What happens when you’re faced with no kids for five weeks, you are a solopreneur in a social media world, and you have a Westfalia Eurovan? Why, you take it...
By Sandra Steingard | Contributor This past September, I had the privilege of speaking at a conference in Asuncion, Paraguay. I was invited by an inspiring young woman, Leticia Rodriguez, to...