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Travel October 21, 2017
Port Arthur, Tasmania
Amid southern Tasmania’s prison ruins, the silence many find so serene is the same silence that broke dispirited convicts.
Travel February 17, 2017
Polar bear spotting in Churchill, Canada
Watching polar bears in the wild tundra offers the thrill of a close encounter, but the terrible feeling such experiences may soon be impossible.
Travel May 13, 2017
Hiking the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu
The arduous trek in the Andes to visit the ruins of Machu Picchu is made possible only by the assistance of Incan descendants.
Culture November 14, 2015
John Irving focuses on the tale end
John Irving's latest novel is about a novelist, but the World According to Garp author insists that all they have in common is an aversion to autobiography.