Canada

Have been to Canada many times as a child and young adult traveling with my family during the summer, during running events, visiting work colleagues and vacationing in Vancouver.

Traveled to Toronto while in college, and in 2006 ran marathons in Toronto and Quebec.

 

Chad

This girl was staring at me ... they OBVIOUSLY don't get many tourists here! Country Information:  15 million people live in Chad and the capital is N’Djamena. The primary languages are French and Arabic, though Chad is called the “Babel Tower of the world” because of...

United Republic of Tanzania

The famed Ngorongoro Crater in Tanzania at sunriseThis image shaped and changed my perspective. '19 Jim's Perspectives: Here is the optimal way to safari in Tanzania: 1) Fly into Kilimanjaro airport 2) Fly from Kilimanjaro to Serengeti airstrip. Otherwise the drive is...

Paraguay

Jim's Perspectives:  (2014) The people of Paraguay are known for producing some of the world’s most exquisite lacework. They are famous for Nanduti (meaning “spiderweb”), which is beautiful lace created in circular designs in various vibrant colors. When you visit...