Beyond resorts

Anne Godbout’s Spiritours applies the tenets of ecotourism to spiritual travelingBy Michael-Oliver Harding SIAHU – July 2006 How many people in your social circle have lived out the cliché of Cancun, the Dominican Republic, Puerto Vallarta, or the like? You’re probably familiar with the formula: nice weather, gorgeous beaches and an all-inclusive package. But few are conscious […]

An agency with a different touch

BY MARIA DALGARNO AND TOM SHERRARDLIVING CITY, AUGUST/SEPTEMBER 2006 THE WORST SEEMS TO BE OVER FOR the beleaguered international travel industry. Things are fi nally looking up, and travelers are in search of interesting alternatives. One tour operator—Spiritours—has added a unique dimension to visiting other lands. Based in Montreal, Canada, Spiritours offers travelers an opportunity […]

India in Onomatopoeia

From each perspective, from one article to another, India can be seen or presented in many different ways. In fact, there are so many “Indias”, that each visitor is shaped by their own personal experience. This Haiku entry is seen as an example. India that is at the same time both wonderous and loud … […]

Testimonial: Pilgrimage to the Holy Land with Spiritours

A group of 30 pilgrims set off from Montreal on a pilgrimage to the Holy Land from November 5 to November 17, 2012. At Zurich airport, while we waited for our flight to Tel-Aviv, Fr. Francis McKee led us in a short Morning Prayer and praise and worship with his guitar. How it must have […]

N’oubliez pas vos achats! / Don't forget your shopping!

Avant de partir, n’oubliez pas de vérifier votre panier d’achats, réserver le voyage de ressourcement de vos rêves aujourd’hui avant qu’il n’y ait plus de place. / Before you leave, don't forget to check your shopping cart, book your dream retreat today before it sells out.