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Savoring Shodoshima: Japan

Originally published in WildJunket Magazine Summer 2013 offee and a hamburger?” a smiling barista named Hirai asks me. It’s a damp, drizzly day on Shodoshima Island, the second largest in Japan’s Seto Inland Sea. Five ho...


Walking the Camino de Santiago: See You on the Way

Originally published in WildJunket Magazine Issue 1 (Jun/Jul 2012) efore the sun even has a chance to peek its head over the Spanish horizon, the pilgrims awaken. Sleeping bags are quietly, expertly rolled up. Hiking boots are...



Ethical Travel: Think Before You Shoot

Originally published in WildJunket Magazine Issue 5 (Winter 2012) y pure chance this spring, I found myself on a hike with six middle-aged Dutch tourists in Morocco’s Valley of Roses (as a twenty-something American, such oc...