General Travel

Craters of the Moon in Idaho United States

The Apollo astronauts visited this stark lunar landscape for a preview of what they might find when they landed on the moon. To Washington Irving, this bleak and barren moonscape in southern Idaho was “a desolate and awful waste, where … nothing is to be seen but lava.” To tourists by the tens of thousands […]

Visiting Ang Thong National Marine Park

Until 1980 the collection of islands known as Ang Thong was off limits because the area was used by the Thai navy. Now it is possible to do day trips from either Koh Samui or Koh Phangan to the fascinating archipelago in the Gulf of Thailand. Ang Thong National Marine Park consists of over 40 […]