Real Quick Travel Stories

Mini-stories, guides, snippets and snapshots from contributors around the world.

The Fossils of Fundy: Exploring the Ancient Coast of Nova Scotia

In Burncoat Head Park in the Bay of Fundy, it’s late afternoon in early June, the tide is out and I’m standing on the burnished beach. More specifically, I’m studying trees. Story and Photos by Andrea Grant/Outpost One clings to the thin layer of soil now ab...

What I Learned at the Larco in Lima

Story and Photos by Deborah Sanborn When I walk into the Larco in Lima it’s nothing like I expect—no grand halls hidden from view or camouflaged by the building’s modest exterior. Instead, I enter a rather sprawling, low-rise, white-stucco and once-private ...