• Chance Encounters: Travel Tales from Around the World

    Chance Encounters: Travel Tales from Around the World

    Chance Encounters: Travel Tales from Around the World Edited by Janna Graber World Traveler Press Those we meet while traveling can change our journey, our experiences or even our lives. Here are 23 true stories of travel encounters that will long be remembered. • Meet three Americans who help a Belgian woman find her voice Read More
  • Janna Graber, travel host, writer, producer

    About Me

    Janna Graber is a Colorado-based author, editor and producer who has covered travel stories in 38 countries. She is the managing editor at Go World Travel Magazine and editor of the World Traveler Tales anthology series. Read More
  • Adventures of a Lifetime: Travel Tales from Around the World

    Adventures of a Lifetime: Travel Tales from Around the World

    Adventures of a Lifetime: Travel Tales from Around the World World Traveler Press (Jan 2015) When you travel seeking adventure, you never know what you will find – or what will find you. Here are 24 true stories of adventure that will quicken the heart and shorten the breath. •  Get chased by monkeys in Read More
  • Evenings in Paris

    Parisian Angel

    Sometimes places, like people, deserve second chances. From Chance Encounters: Travel Tales from Around the World Read More
  • Sailing vacation in Maine

    Sailing in Maine: Windjammer Cruise (with Video)

    A 5-day cruise on the Schooner American Eagle offers a unique way to see the coast of Maine. From Go World Travel Magazine Read More
  • Home to Austria

    Return to Vienna

    Who says you can't go home again? From Go World Travel Magazine. Gold winner for "Best Online Travel Writing," Society of American Travel Writers Read More
  • True Hawaii: How to Experience Hawaiian Culture

    Hawaii is known for its beaches, sunshine and world-class resorts. But if that's all you saw during your visit, then you'd miss out on the "real Hawaii." Produced for Go World Travel.
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  • Following the Santa Fe Trail through Kansas

    Follow the Santa Fe Trail through Kansas to learn how this important route shaped the American West.
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  • Hope for Haiti

    Hope for Haiti

    Although Haiti is a Caribbean island, everyday life here is far from a tropical paradise. But several women’s groups have been working to improve life in Haiti. From The Chicago Tribune.
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  • Kayaking the Fjords of New Zealand

    Kayaking the Fjords of New Zealand

    Generations connect in the world's adventure capital. From AAA EnCompass. Read More

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Travel Essays

Parisian Angel

Evenings in Paris

Sometimes places, like people, deserve second chances. From Chance Encounters: Travel Tales from Around the World

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Thailand’s Lost Children

Akha woman in Thailand

Child prostitution: The dark side of tourism in Thailand. From Traveler’s Tales.

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Return to Vienna

Home to Austria

Who says you can’t go home again? From Go World Travel Magazine. Gold winner for “Best Online Travel Writing,” Society of American Travel Writers

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Norway Past and Present

Travel in Norway

Norwegians embrace a rich history with grace and simplicity. From Alaska Airlines Magazine.

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Travel Features

Ghost Sightings at the Tower of London

Ghost Sightings at the Tower of London

Some say that the Tower of London is the most haunted place in Europe.

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Chill Digs: Overnight at Quebec City Ice Hotel

Chill Digs: Overnight at Quebec City Ice Hotel

Where else can you sleep on a bed of ice in a hotel made entirely of snow?

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Sailing in Maine: Windjammer Cruise (with Video)

Sailing vacation in Maine

A 5-day cruise on the Schooner American Eagle offers a unique way to see the coast of Maine. From Go World Travel Magazine

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Making History Fun in Quebec City: New France Festival

Each August, Quebec City holds the New France Festival to celebrate the region's French roots. Photo by Janna Graber

Each August, Quebec City holds the New France Festival to celebrate the region’s French roots.

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Profiles

The Longest Way Home: Interview with Andrew McCarthy

Andrew McCarthy in Costa Rica

Janna Graber catches up with actor Andrew McCarthy to discuss his new book, “The Longest Way Home.”

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Ken Watanabe: From Samurai Warrior to Romantic Lead

Ken Watanabe

Though he’s best-known his portrayal of samurai leader Katsumoto in The Last Samurai, Ken Watanabe has a softer side.

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Native American Actress Irene Bedard

Irene Bedard

Actress brings beauty and talent, as well as a strong sense of heritage to her roles. From Cowboys & Indians Magazine.

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Keeping Up with Yao Ming

The world’s best-known basketball player, Yao Ming, is a busy guy on and off the court. Janna Graber catches up with Yao after the Athens Olympics. From Nihao Magazine.

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Travel Videos

Great Escapes: Colorado Dude Ranches

Janna Graber, Travel Show Host

Saddle up! Take a tour of some of Colorado’s top dude and guest ranches. Written, produced and hosted by Janna Graber for Frontier Airlines’ in-flight TV network.

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Kansas Yellow Brick Road Trips

Kansas Yellow Brick Road Trips

This 11-video series travels through the prairies and small towns of Kansas to urban Kansas City.

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Estrella del Mar, Mazatlan, Mexico

Mazatlan segment on “Great Escapes,” a travel show for Frontier Airlines’ In-Flight TV Network

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Sailing in Maine: Windjammer Cruise (with Video)

Sailing vacation in Maine

A 5-day cruise on the Schooner American Eagle offers a unique way to see the coast of Maine. From Go World Travel Magazine

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