Bosnian Born Art Exhibit 8th Annual Event

FOR IMMEDIATE PRESS RELEASE: Bosana Foundation Invites You To Celebrate The Creativity, Perseverance And Survival Of Human Spirit Through Art, Design, Music And Fashion Created By Bosnian And Herzegovinian Artists. Bosnian Born: An Art Exhibition Benefiting the Bosana Foundation Hosted by Bosana Foundation Location: 913 Highland Ave, Los Aneles, CA 90038 To purchase tickets, click […]

Why I Love The Art Of Seattle: Joe Roberts

Art is as ephemeral as a plume of Seattle virga, but if there is one person who has caught the rainbow, framed it and put it on the wall, it is Joe Roberts. I’ve known Joe for a quarter century. He was born and raised in Seattle, and is today a judge, a collector, a […]

Our PBS TV Specials Now Available at a Discounted Price!

Below are the products we have for sale, now at a special price. To purchase the DVDs, click the BUY NOW button. If you have questions or concerns about your order, click here to contact us.  Quest for Wonder: South America Price: $15.00 (includes shipping + handling) PURCHASE VIA PAYPAL Show summary: Visit four of South Americas […]

Seattle and Syria: New Restaurant, Old Roots

My friends Wassef and Racha Haroun are both from Syria, though they now live in Seattle. They were inspired to do something to breakdown stereotypes about their origin region; something that might build an accessible bridge between the different cultures, religions and geographies. And, so they opened restaurants, most recently mbar, a Seattle rooftop supper […]

Join the River Trip of which the Legend Dreamed

Trip dates: July 15 – 25, 2017 George Wendt was the legendary river pioneer, river protector, a partner and a friend. We founded Sobek Expeditions together, and shared so many spectacular exploratories and adventures around the world. We had been planning a founder’s raft trip to Guatemala when cancer struck George down. So now, in […]

Explore Guatemala: George Wendt Memorial Trip

Wantok Adventures | World Rivers Guatemala: Class III-IV Rapids George Wendt Memorial Trip with: Richard Bangs and John Yost Trip Dates: July 15-25, 2017 Please join Richard and John, co-founders of Sobek Expeditions along with George Wendt, on a special trip in memory of George. In 2016 we were planning a Sobek reunion trip with him […]

MTSobek Appoints Kimberly Daley As New CEO and President

Mountain Travel Sobek, the adventure travel company I co-founded, has a new CEO and President, Kimberly Daley. Kim comes from Pleasant Holidays, one of the largest tour operators in the U.S., and before that she was a VP at Abercrombie & Kent. We’re all very excited with Kim’s leadership, and for the pioneering ahead. See […]

Collision! Survival in the Face of Guns, Gold and God: Papua New Guinea

We thought we should share a glimpse of our new series, Collision, in partnership with our friend Peter Guber, the producer who helped save a species with the film Gorillas in the Mist. When Western culture crashes into a separate people long-isolated, such as in the highlands of New Guinea, traditions and customs bleed away. […]

Why I Love Seattle: A Mini-Doc on the City of the Century

From a burgeoning city to a mecca for creativity and innovation, Seattle has truly grown up over the past few decades. In this video, local artists, entrepreneurs, and restaurant owners share the reasons they love Seattle. The Blossoming of the City of Flowers Seattle is known as the ‘City of Flowers,’ and perhaps that is […]

The Absolute Top Ten Best Things to Do in Seattle (The City of the Century)

Prior to moving to Seattle in 1996, I’d lived in New York, Chicago, Los Angeles, Washington, D.C. and San Francisco, and had traveled to many of the major cities of the world. By comparison, Seattle seemed beautiful, but small, provincial, and a little isolated…a pre-teen of a city. Cities From The Air # 13 A […]