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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

Guides vs. Going it Alone

Journeys guest blogger Katina Nichols talks about her growing appreciation for guided trips.

Posted on February 24, 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

Condolences for Everest Tragedy Victims

Journeys Director Will Weber lived and worked as a Peace Corps volunteer in Nepal for three years. Ten years later, he, his wife, Joan, and their good friend, Pemba Tsering Sherpa, founded Journeys International. Along with the rest of the Journeys family, he was saddened to hear of the most recent Everest tragedy.

Posted on April 30, 2014

Five Astounding Cultural Encounters


Journeys Director Will Weber describes a handful of priceless cross-cultural experiences available to you on our trips.
Posted on March 18, 2014


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