The Ayahuasca Sessions

Conversations with Amazonian Curanderos and Western Shamans

Written by Rak Razam
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A great read for seekers and thrill-seekers interested in ayahuasca tourism, entheogens, and counterculture studies, this companion volume to the author's memoir Aya Awakenings collects in-depth interviews with native Amazonian curanderos (healers) and Western shamans traveling the "gringo trail" in the jungles of Central and South America in search of a...

Sustainable Revolution

Permaculture in Ecovillages, Urban Farms, and Communities Worldwide

Edited by Juliana Birnbaum and Louis Fox, Designed by Erika Rand, Foreword by Paul Hawken
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Urban gardeners. Native seed-saving collectives. Ecovillage developments. What is the connection between these seemingly disparate groups? The ecological design system of permaculture is the common thread that weaves them into a powerful, potentially revolutionary—or reevolutionary—movement.

Permaculture is a philosophy based on common ethics of sustainable cultures throughout history that have designed...

Aya Awakenings

A Shamanic Odyssey

Written by Rak Razam, Foreword by Dennis J. McKenna
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Experiential journalist Rak Razam sets out to document the thriving business of 21st-century hallucinogenic shamanism starting with a trip to the annual Amazonian Shaman Conference in Iquitos, Peru, where he meets a motley crew of "spiritual tourists," rogue scientists, black magicians, and indigenous and Western healers and guides, all in town...

The College of the Atlantic Guide to the Lakes and Ponds of Mt. Desert

Written by William V. P. Newlin, Kenneth S. Cline, Rachel Briggs, A. Addison Namnoum and Brett Ciccotelli
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Mt. Desert Island, located off the coast of Maine, is blessed with more than twenty-five lakes and forty streams, but most visitors to the island are attracted by its granite coast and never get to explore “the lake country.” The revised and expanded edition of this one-of-a-kind guide is designed to...

Homeopathic Guide for Travelers

Remedies for Health and Safety

Written by Ravi Roy and Carola Lage-Roy
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Ravi Roy and Carola Lage-Roy present a wealth of strategies for using homeopathic medicine to stay happy and healthy while traveling. A bestseller in its original German edition, The Homeopathic Guide for Travelers is equally useful for backpackers, business travelers, and even luxury vacationers. It provides all the preparation needed for...

The Traveler's Guide to Damanhur

The Amazing Northern Italian Eco-Society

Written by Esperide Ananas and Stambecco Pesco, Illustrated by Cinzia di Felice, Ape Soia and Pangolino Tulipano
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Ecotourism, spa retreats, and spiritual travel are more popular than ever, catering to increasing numbers of travelers who want to learn and grow while vacationing. Damanhur, Italy’s famous center for art, culture, peace studies, and community building, is poised to become a major destination for such tourists. The Traveler’s Guide to...

Berkeley

The Life and Spirit of a Remarkable Town

Commentaries by Ellen Weis, Photographed by Kiran Singh
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Berkeley is as much a concept as a city, resonating powerfully with those on all sides of the political spectrum. But insiders know it as one of the most exciting cities in the country, where eclectic neighborhoods, a sparkling waterfront, and world-class festivals coexist happily with radicals, hippies, and political correctness...