Category: A&K Travel


Finland for the Northern Lights

Finland with was a non-stop whirlwind of adventure.  We were lucky enough to be included in the small group with the Founder and CEO Geoffrey Kent and his lovely wife Vi. From the start it was over the top fun, with dinner on the Ice Rink and “playing” hockey with one of the National …


Treasures of Palau

I know, I said that Iceland was next.  Belive me, so did I.  But, I’m still wading thru the TONS of pictures and photographs I took.  It’s so difficult to narrow it down because there are so many amazing photos of Iceland.  I just want to limit it to the best.  Because,  in today’s world, …

Global Seed Vault Sign

Norway Part 2 – Svalbard

We started off in Longyearbyen but were quickly ushered aboard the ship to take off for our trip around Svalbard.  The only photos I have are of the Global Seed Vault. It’s just a concrete doorway.  But, it’s amazing to think of all the millions of seeds they have stored there from all over the …


Norway – Part 1 – Oslo

Several things stood out on our trip to Norway. 1) There is no trash anywhere, that we could see. 2) The capital city is smaller than we expected.  And honestly, I don’t know why we expected a sprawling metropolis, but we didn’t expect it to be smaller than Austin at almost 700k people. 3) The …