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.

 

Solomon Islands

Jim's Perspectives: Traveling here truly was going back in time. What does that mean? When I offered my dive partner a piece of chewing gum, he asked what it was! Clearly, this place doesn’t get many tourists, 600 per year, and those who come are there to see the...

South Korea

The capital of South Korea is Seoul. About 50 million people live in here, and the main language is Korean. English, however, is growing due to tourism - many restaurants, household products, subway signs, and other locations have English translations. Koreans are...

Vietnam

At an orphanage of children impacted by Agent Orange There are approximately 98,000,000 people living in Vietnam, in a country about the size of New Mexico. The majority of Vietnamese practice Buddhism and Catholicism. Major exports of Vietnam are clothes, shoes,...