Scottish Splendor


Alladale Reserve

Scotland beckons with medieval castles, world-famous whisky and golf. Equally alluring are the colorful traditions of bagpipes, tartans and tweeds. But the best-kept secret is in discovering Scotland’s tranquil beauty—from misty lochs and hidden glens to craggy …read more in Atlanta Homes & Lifestyles.

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Switzerland: mountaintop glory


Brienzer Rothorn

Our 10-day journey began from Zurich as six of us traveled by train to the Engadin Valley in eastern Switzerland, then to the well-known central regions of Lake Lucerne and Interlaken. Most of Switzerland is easily accessible by public transport including train.. read story in Bristol Herald Courier.

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Switzerland: When the cows come home


Le Desalpe

If you travel in Switzerland in autumn, you’ll likely see or hear about the best known of Swiss mountain traditions – the alpine cattle descent. When the cows come down from high summer meadows to valley farms, the seasonal trek…read story in Bristol Herald Courier

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Legendary Bait & Tackle Shops


Mississippi redfish

Passionate proprietors of bait and tackle shops have no shortage of colorful fishing tales to tell. “You gotta be a character to be in the fishing business,” says Peggy Byrd, veteran shopkeeper at Whalebone Tackle in Nags Head, N.C.  No doubt it’s true, and we found another commonality…. Read more in DeSoto Magazine pp 32-15

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On Safari and Beyond with WALLSabout Travel

Stripes 300_BenjaminWallsFine art photographer and Bristol gallery owner Benjamin Walls heads to East Africa this month, already anticipating an early dawn safari in hopes of spotting a familiar pride of lions in Tanzania’s Serengeti National Park. Walls has been here on previous trips, scouting a particular ridgeline to capture through the lens the magnificent rituals of nature’s highly celebrated…read more in Bristol Herald Courier.

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