“]    Paddling the trickle of a stream, swallowing diesel fumes, one realizes the vastness of this great world. The maze of floating tin shacks still out of focus, hum with activity causing ripples to rock the canoe. Open arms greet with plates of dried fish...
Is caterpillar dung in your medicine cabinet?

Is caterpillar dung in your medicine cabinet?

Is caterpillar dung in your medicine cabinet?   The complex and diverse Aboriginal culture of Australia began over 50,000 years ago.Not much was written down as most history was instead passed down in songs and dancing ceremonies. Aboriginal bush culture remains a...
Flatheads in Guatemala

Flatheads in Guatemala

Flatheads in Guatemala   Flatheads in Guatemala I’ve taken to the skies again, this time Guatemala. The military presence standing inside doorways of gift shops, outside banks holding threatening guns against shoulders, or stopping vehicles with barricades on roadways...

Laos The sight of the hotel on Num Num Island was like rowing to an island with a movie set in place. The old three story mansion…No reflections from glass. The spaces were empty.  Three days sounded like the right amount of time to while away the hours without...
Perceptive Travel Magazine article

Perceptive Travel Magazine article

Perceptive Travel Magazine article    https://www.perceptivetravel.com/issues/0422/newguinea.html   Explore the China Portfolio Want the Books?Jackie's books can be purchased from Adventure Travel Press. The books are available in eBook, full color paperback, and...