Fyllis Hockman

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What do Bill Gates, Hillary and Chelsea, Martina Navratilova and Prince Charles have in common? They've all taken an Abercrombie and Kent safari in...

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Sure, we are all now accustomed to hotel rooms admonishing us to leave the towels on the rack so they can be reused. And...

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“You want me to get on THAT and go down to where?” I wailed from high atop the Alberta Falls waterslide, looking down to...

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Rebecca, an indentured servant, has only been at the plantation for two months, and already she has mastered the skills of milking, cooking, gardening...

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I am sweating profusely. My pores are so over-run with liquid that I fear I will float away in a river of my own...

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This is not going to be your typical travel story. Oh sure, it started out that way. A story about a tour sponsored by...

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The year is 1645. The most virulent strain of the Bubonic Plague has immobilized Edinburgh, Scotland, claiming the lives of more than half the...

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What do William Wordsworth, William Yeats and Jemima Puddle-Duck have in common? Well, they all lived in and around the fairy-tale villages of England’s...

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Heels down. Toes out. Squeeze with calves, not knees. Lighten up on the reins. Sink your butt into the saddle. So began my first...