Traveling Toastmaster October 2019

Meghashree Kar of Hyderabad, Telangana, India, stands near the edge of the Grand Canyon in Arizona. Keiko Miyake, DTM, of Shimonoseki, Japan, wears a sari to visit the Taj Mahal in Agra, India. Steve Vella of Perth, Australia, pauses on Stelvio Pass in the Italian Alps after completing a portion of his motorcycle tour of Italy. Manuja Ranasinghe, DTM, of Roswell, Georgia, poses in front of the Abbey at Mont-Saint-Michel—an island connected to Normandy, France. Bob Hooey, A.S, DTM, of Egremont, Alberta, Canada, stands in the Roman Forum in Rome, Italy. The rectangular forum sits at the center of the city and is filled with ruins of several ancient government buildings. Dan O’Kane of Portland, Oregon, visits Korcula, a Croatian island in the Adriatic Sea, which claims to be the birthplace of famous explorer Marco Polo. Debbie McCarthy of Brisbane, Australia, stands on the beach of the Gili Islands, Lombok, Indonesia, after scuba diving. Jennifer Czapla of Amherst, New York, and her aunt Gail Marsh, DTM, of Gambrills, Maryland, feed alpacas in Cusco, Peru. Lefan Zhuang of San Dimas, California, reads her Toastmaster magazine on the balcony of her hotel in Imerovigli, Greece. The white buildings in the background are part of the city of Oia. Irina Suvorova of Moscow, Russia, stands at the top of the Church of Our Savior’s tower overlooking Copenhagen, Denmark. Nelzo Ereful of Cambridge, England, United Kingdom, stands on Basco, Batan Island—the second largest island among the northernmost islands of the Philippines. Nikita Navindgikar of Solapur, Maharashtra, India, stands at an altitude of 1,457 meters/4,780 feet above sea level at the Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association Stadium in Dharamshala, Himachel Pradesh, India.