Generations – The Role of Family in Developing Countries

At the risk of sounding demeaning, traveling through developing countries is like traveling back in time. Issues developed countries have long ago blown through seem new and fresh. One example is the strength of the extended family and the reverence with which old people are held. This was a constant theme during my travels over […]

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TS#1 – Riyadh: Families are the same everywhere

[Travel snippets – TS – a series of reflections on past travels and adventures] Before I head off on my next travel adventure, I thought I would share some Travel Snippets (TS) – things that I have learned on personal and business travel. It was 2004. America had been struck by terrorism in 2001. America […]

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