The Bird's Word

Embracing Slow Travel on Treks around the World

Journeys trip leader Coco Rae has traveled with with students and adults, in groups and independently, in cities and deep in the wild. In advance of an upcoming trip to Mt. Kilimanjaro, she shares her reflections on the power of journeying by foot to deepen the impact of your surroundings.

Posted on February 22, 2018

Travel to Bhutan, Land of the Thunder Dragon

Not very many people travel to Bhutan, but when they do, fabulous stories of this isolated and exotic destination emerge. From forests to monasteries and everything in between, read what these four travelers experienced on the Fall Festivals of Bhutan trip, one of the Bhutan travel packages we offer at Journeys. 

Posted on April 12, 2016

Five Great Treks


Looking for your next great trek? Look no further. Experienced traveler and Journeys Senior Director Will Weber shares his five favorite treks.
Posted on January 21, 2015

Getting Off the Beaten Path


 Journeys International Director Will Weber knows where to go to find a different perspective.
Posted on April 10, 2014

Favorite Destinations of a Travel Lifetime


Journeys Director Dr. Will Weber attempts to answer the question... "What is your favorite country?"

Posted on December 30, 2013


Welcome to The Bird's Word, the blog of Journeys International. Here at Journeys, we don’t just visit a place. We immerse ourselves into the culture, the people and the places where we travel. It’s what we call “adventure deeper.” Won’t you join us?

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