JWH TRAVEL BITS AND MORE …SEPTEMBER 23,2021
JOURNEYS WITH HEART – COUNTRY ROADS OF SCOTLAND – HIGHLANDS & ISLANDS
SECOND DEPARTURE ANNOUNCED – OCTOBER 01 TO 12, 2022 – WITH CHEF JOHN BISHOP
JWH TRAVEL BITS AND MORE…SEPTEMBER 9, 2021
Amazing Hotels: Life Beyond The Lobby | Marina Bay Sands Singapore | BBC Select You’re poolside at one of the world’s most luxurious getaways, gazing over the elevated infinity pool at the bustling city 57 storeys below. Sound like heaven? You might feel slightly differently if you were in charge of the 10,000 towels generated by the Marina Bay Sands’ guests. Writer Giles Coren and chef Monica Galetti meet the hotel staff for whom your escapism is their full-time job....
JWH TRAVEL BITS AND MORE...AUGUST 12, 2021
The New Big 5 of Wildlife Photography - The Results Wildlife lovers around the world have chosen a New Big 5 of Wildlife Photography - www.newbig5.com The ‘Big 5’ is an old term used by trophy hunters in Africa for the five most prized and dangerous animals to shoot and kill: elephant, rhino, leopard, Cape buffalo and lion. The New Big 5 project has a better idea: to create a New Big 5 of Wildlife Photography, rather than hunting. Shooting...
JWH TRAVEL BITS AND MORE…July 22, 2021
Photo credit: Daniel Apodaca @danielapodaca96 Unsplash The Greek island with an ancient 'sushi' tradition On verdant Skopelos, locals have been curing and rolling fish for generations in a 'sushi-style' preparation that dates back to medieval times. https://www.bbc.com/travel/article/20210704-the-greek-island-with-an-ancient-sushi-tradition? By Stav Dimitropoulos5th July 2021Harvesting Barnacles in Portugal | Gordon Ramsay: UnchartedGordon Ramsay is in Portugal learning about their culture and cuisine. He meets a sea barnacle harvester and learns how to harvest percebesNational Geographic –June 26, 202120 Funny And Relatable Charts About...
JWH TRAVEL BITS AND MORE...JULY 8, 2021
JOURNEYS WITH HEART PRESENTS “CUIR FÀILTE AIR”
WELCOME COUNTRY ROADS OF SCOTLAND – HIGHLANDS AND ISLANDS
And optional London/Cotswold extension post tour
“Lord, give me coffee to change things I can change, and whisky to accept the ones I can not!” – Anonymous
12 days – 17 September* to 28 September 2022
JWH TRAVEL BITS AND MORE…JUNE 24, 2021
Journeys with Heart Tours update:
Coming soon – Country Roads of Scotland – Highlands and Islands – 12 days - September 17 – 28, 2022 with optional London/Cotswold extension (Postponed 2020)
Sicily and Malta – May 2023 **tentative – subject to change without notice
New Zealand – 2023/2024 ** tentative – subject to change without notice
JWH TRAVEL BITS AND MORE...JUNE 10, 2021
In Peru, Jeff Fuchs led Team Outpost across the Andes, to the community of Chawaytiri and the highlands of Tanta, all in search of Inca history!
JWH TRAVEL BITS AND MORE…May 27, 2021
Photo credit: bboellinger - Pixabay Visit Czech Republic In this small country at the heart of Europe, you will always have a copious wealth of natural and cultural treasures within reach.Nowhere is too far for you to be able to set out for. Discover the historical heritage of the Czech Republic: the most interesting castles and chateaux, UNESCO monuments and also the fascinating atmosphere of ancient cities. Treat yourself to a stay in the Czech spas and allow yourself to...
JWH TRAVEL BITS AND MORE…MAY 13, 2021
Photo credit: Prince Edward Island – Donavan Wall – @Fragments.Studios - Unsplash Prince Edward Island is one of Canada's favourite vacation and touring destinations. Twice named the number one island in North America by readers of Travel + Leisure magazine and voted among the top three temperate islands in the world as part Conde Nast's recent Readers' Choice Awards in Traveler magazine, it's obvious Prince Edward Island has a lasting impression on those who visit.ABOUT PEIThis little Island packs a...
JWH TRAVEL BITS AND MORE...APRIL 22, 2021
Why We Travel In times of crisis and challenge, we ask ourselves: What is the true value of travel? Is it just hedonism...or something more powerful? After a lifetime of exploring Europe — and inspiring Americans to see Europe as the springboard for world exploration — Rick Steves shares his reasons why. This special episode is a sonnet to travel — an introspective love story, set in Europe, that vividly celebrates the rewards of exploring our world and the joy...