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Meet Rita Kinstler: Nat Hab Adventurer Extraordinaire

Meet Rita Kinstler: Nat Hab Adventurer Extraordinaire

Wendy Redal July 16, 2011 3

Rita Kinstler is 75, though she travels circles around most people a third of her age, including long-term backpacker-types. Rita logs 8 to 10 major trips a year, dropping in for a few weeks

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10 Things to Take On Your Africa Safari

10 Things to Take On Your Africa Safari

Wendy Redal July 6, 2011 6

Are you planning an African safari? You’ll no doubt be consulting detailed packing lists that advise you to bring various essentials such as binoculars, mosquito repellent with DEET, khaki-colored clothing to blend in with

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Travel Traditions

Travel Traditions

Candice Gaukel Andrews May 31, 2011 4

Some travel traditions wind up being big and grand, such as when a couple goes on an African safari for a honeymoon and then decides to celebrate each wedding anniversary with the same kind

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Close Encounters With Whales: Part II

Close Encounters With Whales: Part II

Wendy Redal May 19, 2011 1

On May 10, Part I of this two-part post appeared in Good Nature: Save the Whales and Save a Community at the Same Time. Now, rejoin our small group for the story of why

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Close Encounters with Whales: Part I

Close Encounters with Whales: Part I

Wendy Redal May 10, 2011 2

The Pacific Gray Whale undertakes the world’s longest mammal migration, traveling an average of 10,000 to 14,000 miles on its annual journey from northwest Alaska to the breeding and calving lagoons of Baja California. The

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The upside (??) of global warming for Arctic explorers

The upside (??) of global warming for Arctic explorers

Wendy Redal March 24, 2011 0

While the consequences of global warming are posing problems for the health and future of the planet's ecosystems, melting ice has had the effect of opening up new parts of the Arctic for adventure

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