Located at nearly 12,000 feet elevation, Karakul Lake in Xinjiang province in western China is the perfect setting for a horseback trek and an overnight stay in a lake-side yurt.
Monthly Archives: February 2011
“I love people who make me laugh. I honestly think it’s the thing I like most, to laugh. It cures a multitude of ills. It’s probably the most important thing in a person.”— Audrey Hepburn
Historic Fort Jefferson towers over Florida’s Dry Tortugas National Park. This archipelago, made up of seven low-lying islands, is home to some of the healthiest coral reefs remaining off North American shores. Only 40 acres (16 hectares) of the park’s 100 square miles (260 square kilometers) are above water, creating a marine life sanctuary.