It is very comforting to know every detail of each day after you wake up. As we get older, where have the challenges, excitement, and learning experiences gone? Might “anticipation” be the answer? Take a minute to reflect with me!read more
In San Miguel, Mexico, my interaction with a young boy served as a reminder of what happens when you make assumptions about people and situations.read more
In Ethiopia, committing social taboos is serious. You might lose the privilege of staying in the village if you do not follow social norms.read more
The experience of four months on a cruise ship, seeing the world had met more than any expectations a person could dream up.read more
Exploring history in the Azoresread more
I wanted to swim with sea turtles, but the idea of jumping off a boat into freezing-cold water didn’t sound appealing. But what the heck!read more
While visiting a local college atop the highest point on the island of Saint Lucia, I reflect on island life, history and other things.read more
Enjoying a Segway tour of Cartagena, Columbiaread more
Although I have no interest in engineering or canals, the transit through the Panama Canal excited me the entire nine hours it took to go from the Pacific Ocean to the Caribbean Sea.read more
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Jackie's books and prints can be purchased from Adventure Travel Press. The books are available in eBook, full color paperback and B&W paperback value editions. The prints are available as 8x10, 11x14 and 16x20. The eBooks and full-color paperback editions are also available at Amazon.