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Bob Taylor has been travel writer for more than three decades. Following a career as an award winning sports producer/anchor, Taylor’s media production business produced marketing presentations for Switzerland Tourism, Rail Europe, the Finnish Tourist Board, Japan Railways Group, the Swedish Travel & Tourism Council and the Swiss Travel System among others. He is founder of The Magellan Travel Club (www.MagellanTravelClub.com) and his goal is to visit 100 countries or more during his lifetime.

Suicide bomber hits Mecca because Saudi’s are not Islamic enough

Have we done mad? Has anyone ever asked themselves why Osama bin Laden or Saddam Hussein or Muammar Gaddafi didn't blow themselves up if the rewards in heaven were so great?

Recognizing, and preparing, for the hazards of disability travel

Not willing to let ALS deter the goal to reach 100 countries, traveling with a disability comes with new concerns. Here are things to be aware of.

A sea cruise well done: Bermuda on NCL’s Norwegian Dawn

Not every cruise, cruiser, or ship are equal. Before you make your reservation, there are many things to consider - from where the room is located to how long you have in ports of call.

Battling ALS with lessons from a hero named Bill Griebel

Willfried Griebel loved NASCAR, playing cards and farming, and he didn't let his disease rob him of joy. His days were numbered, and he wasted none of them.

ISIS shifts tactics as the 2017 Ramadan death toll mounts

We are only two-thirds of the way through Ramadan, and already there have been 112 Islamic attacks around the world resulting in 1,190 deaths.

Myth Trivia: Fun facts about the movie comedy “My Cousin Vinny”

It isn't often an actor wins an Academy Award for a performance in a comedy, but Marisa Tomei did it in 1992 for her role as Mona Lisa Vito.

Shakespeare in the Park casts Donald Trump as “Julius Caesar”

The "Julius Caesar" controversy arises when Caesar is murdered by fellow senators . In this version, a paunchy blonde business mogul is brutally assassinated a la Caesar

Saudi national soccer teams provides true insight into Islamic thinking

The Saudi national soccer team refused to observe a moment of silence in Australia last week

A new electric wheelchair and new travel destinations battle ALS’ progress

Because I will travel until I cannot. One helpful travel site I found will allow me to cruise around as I work toward my goal of 100 Countries.

The Panama Canal: A century of progress in a land that time forgot

The locks, museums, wildlife and man-made lake make the Panama Canal Zone fascinating; the warmth of the Panamanian people makes it a great travel destination.

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