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 […]