People recreationally travel for many reasons, but most often it’s to see new places, do new things, eat new foods or encounter new cultures. I enjoy those experiences as well, but sometimes I get my most enlightening moments when I see something familiar out of context.

This Week’s Circular



An Outdoor View: Rigged and ramblin'

Author’s note: This column, edited slightly for brevity, previously appeared Dec. 9, 1988, in “The Tides,” a Clarion supplement.


For reasons that defy... Read more

An Outdoor View: Test your freezer IQ

Following is a quiz that will put your freezer knowledge to the test. The answers are below.

1. A home freezer should maintain a temperature... Read more