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Active Travels: Scuba Diving in the Turks & Caicos

Posted on 20 October 2014

By Steve Jermanok The Turks & Caicos are an archipelago of eight islands and forty relatively flat limestone and coral cays, some of which are little more than dusty specks… Continue reading »

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Active Travels: 10 Best Train Trips for Families

Posted on 14 October 2014

  By Steve Jermanok Parents of teenagers know it’s never an easy feat to wake them up before 8 am while on vacation. Now imagine getting them to board the… Continue reading »

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Active Travels: Biking the Confederation Trail, P.E.I.

Posted on 06 October 2014

By Steve Jermanok Biking slightly uphill outside of Hunter’s River, horse farms replace dairy farms and the velvety green pasture flourishes. Purple lupines line the trail to add their color… Continue reading »

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Steve Jermanok’s Active Travels: Sea Kayaking the Bay of Fundy

Posted on 29 September 2014

On my last day in New Brunswick, I headed an hour drive southwest of Moncton to Fundy National Park. The Bay of Fundy is home to the highest recorded tides… Continue reading »

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Biking to 5 Lighthouses Outside Portland, Maine

Posted on 23 September 2014

I spent my 50th birthday on Saturday biking with my extended family of ten on a guided day ride on the outskirts of Portland. Led by Norman Patry, owner of… Continue reading »

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Steve Jermanok’s Active Travels: Adventures on Lake George

Posted on 16 September 2014

“Towards you, towards you, pull it towards you,” my father yells to my mom, referring to the tiller that sits on her lap. We’re aboard my dad’s 22-foot Catalina, sailing… Continue reading »

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Steve Jermanok’s Active Travels: Sailing Aboard the Charles W. Morgan

Posted on 09 September 2014

This past May, the historic whaling ship, Charles W. Morgan, left Mystic Seaport for the first time in more than 70 years and sailed to several New England ports of… Continue reading »

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Steve Jermanok’s Active Travels: Biking Across San Francisco’s Golden Gate Bridge

Posted on 03 September 2014

Every year as I come close to celebrating another birthday (and this year is a big one), I try to partake in an activity that confronts my fear of heights…. Continue reading »

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Steve Jermanok’s Active Travels: Spending a Night in Volcano, Hawaii

Posted on 20 August 2014

On the outskirts of Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Volcano is a chilled (and at night, chilly) town of around 2500 people. Most travelers zip by here to spend a day… Continue reading »

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Steve Jermanok’s Active Travels: Hawaii Paddling with Wild Dolphins

Posted on 12 August 2014

  On our last morning at the Four Seasons Hualalai, we had to be in the lobby at 7:30 am for a guided paddle on a Polynesian-style outrigger canoe. The… Continue reading »

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