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If you reject the food, ignore the customs, fear the religion and avoid the people, you might better stay home. You are like a pebble thrown into water; you become wet on the surface but you are never a part of the water.

–James A. Michener

In Search of the Bean Travel Series

Join us as we trek around the world in search of the best cacao beans! Cacao beans are found 22 degrees above and below the equator. This travel series will explore such exotic locations as Africa, Asia, and Central and South America. Our cultural voyages will include spice plantations and cocoa plantations. We will meet with farmers and their families, hike into breathtaking terrain, enjoy exotic beaches, and experience fabulous new foods. Are you adventurous and ready to share chocolate/food adventures around the globe?

Contact us for more information on upcoming adventures or check our blog on this website.

Below are photos from previous trips.

Venezuela 2007
Java 2008
Bali 2008
Cuba 2009
Hawaii 2010 / 2011