Navigating the unknown

Today I was reminded that the road rises up to meet you and it’s far more fun than living trying to control or plan every minute. I interviewed Mark Susnow, life coach and author of Dancing on the River, Navigating Life’s Choices.

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Burning bottles and eco travel tips

While visiting Thailand’s Koh Tao island, I once stayed in a thatched hut perched on boulders over an unbelievably blue sea. Before eco-tourism, international tourists threw out hundreds of water bottles each week and the local remedy was burning.

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Elaine J. Masters

Elaine J. Masters, travel writer / tripwellgal on the road

Once we overcome the virus, the world will be waiting. Travelers know one thing - how to pivot and we will. We'll travel again and whether it's a short road trip or across the planet, I'll be here to help putting my years of travel to work. The Tripwellgal mission remains: to help us connect with our beautiful planet and each other with care and wonder. Stay in touch and happy travels!


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