Tofino on Vancouver Island has been a resource outpost, hippie enclave and now an eco-resort town, according the Lonely Planet guide on British Columbia & the Canadian Rockies. And it’s a great place to commune with nature in general and the gentle giants in particular.
The marijuana crop flourished and clothing was optional when Cea Person was growing up in the 1970s in the wilderness of Canada.
A canoe trip offers so much: closeness to nature, the exhilaration of adventure and the peacefulness of solitude. If you don’t mind putting in some effort to reap the rewards, this could be just the vacation for you.
Winter time is upon us and for many people, that means it is time for skiing. There are amazing ski resorts all over the world, but you don’t have to travel far to find somewhere to fly down the mountain.
For a short while in college I contemplated majoring in anthropology, because the idea of traveling around the world, studing people and their cultures completely fascinated me.
During high school, we have the chance to redefine ourselves — to distance ourselves from our parents and experiment with defining ourselves through our friends, our music, our activities, our beliefs.
In Boys, Bears and a Serious Pair of Hiking Boots by Abby McDonald, the author cleverly confronts the idealism of high school environmental activism in a real world situation, and we all learn from the experience.