May 28, 2015

Exotic Bhutan!

Bhutanese Dzong The Himalayan Kingdom of Bhutan is one of wonder and mystery.  Unlike it's nearby neighbor, Nepal, Bhutan was not open for travel until not too long ago.  To this day, you cannot travel through Bhutan without being escorted by a (traditionally dressed) Bhutanese guide.  Not many trekking routes are open, nor are there many peaks open for climbing.  Bhutan has done it's best to keep 60%+ of it's forests intact.  The rivers run…
June 20, 2014


  India...colors, scents, scenery, people, dogs, rivers, mountains. India is amazing and a trip to the Taj Mahal should be on every traveler's list.  This magical temple took 20 years to build with 20,000 workers on the job 20 hours per day.  It's sculpted marble inlay work is exquisite!  We have been traveling to India since the 90s for skiing, trekking, rafting and culture.  We love planning Custom Journeys to this incredible country and work…
December 1, 2013

Journey Through Mustang Nov 2013

Thanks goes out to Cheryl Jensen for putting together yet another awesome group to trek and adventure with!  We first met Cheryl in 2008 when she brought a lively group of Colorado women to trek with us in Bhutan.  Since then she has been to Patagonia and Nepal with Mountain Spirits ...and we have a very long list of destinations still to come for Cheryl and friends!  Cheryl sets the philanthropy bar high both in the USA and…