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MatadorU Exclusive: National Geographic Traveler Interview Series

National Geographic Traveler – Interview Series [Teaser] from Matador Network on Vimeo. National Geographic Traveler’s editorial staff offer insider advice to aspiring travel writers and photographers at MatadorU’s New Media School for Travelers. The National Geographic Traveler Interview Series is … Continue reading

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From temple to breaks: Surfing in Sri Lanka

Please click on the link below to read my article published in Matador Sports From temple to breaks: Surfing in Sri Lanka

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Saving Sea Turtles in Trouble

Please click on the link below to read my article published in Riviera Nayarit Fun Saving Sea Turtles in Trouble

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A New Do in Sri Lanka

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Kelowna: Downtown and Summerhill Winery – A Photo Essay

The last photo was taken by Brenda Bilon.

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Backyard wonder

“You wouldn’t believe it but in a few days, this one will have white blossoms that smell like oranges,” Conrad announced, while pointing to one of the larger plants in his front yard. On the way back from our walk, … Continue reading

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El jardin de Guadalupe

“Just give the bus driver 20 pesos, it shouldn’t be much more than that,” I told Katy as she boarded the highway bus to Bucerias. On my stroll back from the crucero, along Avenida Tercer Mundo, I thought back to … Continue reading

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Surfing Sirens

Photos by: Brenda Bilon As I paddled out at a steady pace, I watched the reef pass below me. It was hard to judge exactly how far down it was, but I wasn’t about to get off my surfboard to … Continue reading

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The Dreaded Minivan in Maui

Honolua Bay, Photo by: Desiree Bilon To my horror the only vehicle available for rent was a Dodge Caravan – A MINIVAN. What irony! What mockery! From the time I obtained my learner’s license at age 14, I had a … Continue reading

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Shotgun Wedding Bells Ring in Maui

Photo: Arien Sherman Gone surfing, I’ll be back in time for the wedding.  I slid the note under the door to my mom’s hotel room.  Instead of sticking around to get ready with mom and the girls, I decided to … Continue reading

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