Anafm13

5 Added | 2 Magazines | 6 Likes | @Anafm13 | Keep up with Anafm13 on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Anafm13”

Miami’s Enduring Heat

In the 1950s, my beautiful Italian grandparents threw glamorous <i>Mad Men</i>-esque parties in Miami. Somewhere in the middle of all the cocktail imbibing, cigar smoking, and red lipstick, my mom and her sisters were born.<p>My grandfather’s work history always seemed a bit dubious, but after taking a tour …

Travel

Sherpas Take Steep Risks for Life-Changing Pay

Guides accept dangers to move their families out of poverty.<p>Last spring the Sherpa news that dominated the headlines was a brawl that took place on Everest when a group of Sherpas fixing ropes got into a fight with three Western climbers. That incident, which was reported all over the world with …

Mountaineering

Unusual places to stay in the USA

We all know that lodging can make a break or vacation, but staying somewhere truly unique – a tipi, say, or a giant bird's nest, or even spending the night underwater – can turn a humdrum holiday into an unforgettable trip.<p>The USA's entrepreneurial spirit knows no bounds, and it's frequently …