Last month, I booked my first flight in a yr and a half. In June, I’ll be flying to Alaska—totally vaccinated!—to discover glaciers and forests, small Alaskan cities and large Alaskan wildlife. I don’t suppose I’ve ever been so able to hop on a airplane.
Perhaps you, too, have booked your first flight? Or possibly you’re planning a summer time highway journey. Or maybe you’re simply now starting to discover your house metropolis or city. Wherever you’re at, we now have heaps of journey inspiration for you in season two of Journey Tales by AFAR.
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Prepare for tales, each Thursday, from a few of our favourite contributors. Comedians, philosophers, novelists—they’ll every share a visit that modified their life. This season, we’ll hear from a Somalian refugee who finds the final word peace within the forests and lakes of Maine. A comic who traveled to Bali tells us about connecting together with her long-lost father. And we’ll hear the story of a broken-hearted author who traveled to India to discover a fortune teller who can reveal her destiny—and wound up discovering one thing utterly sudden.
Bonus this season: You, pricey listeners, could have an opportunity to share your journey tales on the podcast. Be taught extra about submitting your story.
Episode 1: The Therapeutic Energy of Maine’s Forests
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Quickly after Abdi Iftin arrived in the US—the nation he had dreamed of residing in for thus lengthy—he was recognized with PTSD. Rising up in Somalia through the civil conflict had left its mark. His American docs beneficial treatment, however Iftin was decided to seek out one other method. What did he uncover? The therapeutic energy of Maine’s forests.
Episode 2: Inside a Daring Giraffe Rescue in Kenya
Hear on June seventeenth | Subscribe to the podcast
A decade in the past, a gaggle of endangered Rothschild’s giraffes was relocated to a distant lakeside peninsula in Kenya. However in recent times, attributable to rising water ranges, the peninsula turned an island, trapping the giraffes. In 2020, a workforce of conservationists arrange a daring rescue—one which wildlife photographer Ami Vitale traveled to doc. That is her story.
Episode 3: A Hawaiian Chef’s Journey to the Philippines in Search of a Misplaced Household Recipe
Hear on June twenty fourth | Subscribe to the podcast
Chef Sheldon Simeon grew up in Hawai‘i consuming—and cooking—the recipes his grandparents introduced with them once they emigrated from the Philippines. However one recipe, for pork adobo, wasn’t written down and have become misplaced to time. Till, that’s, Simeon obtained the possibility to journey again to the Philippines and hint the dish to its roots.
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