Bird enthusiasts will flock to Vancouver for the event from August 19 to 27.
The holidays often signal a time for travel, whether discovering new ski trails on foreign slopes, or escaping the winter chill for a warm destination. Over last 15 years, we have travelled to the far corners of the globe and brought home sentimental and unexpected insights. Here, a vicarious visual journey.
FROM THE ARCHIVE: As with most gruelling undertakings, my decision to ascend Mount Kilimanjaro was one I made lightly and on a whim.