(PRWEB) February 21, 2003
Would you like to travel to the far corners of the earth without worry?
Star of the Andes Music Travel Enterprises Inc. is a unique online alternate education, tourism, and shopping agency that can facilitate inner peace. With the help of the Star, concerned citizens can learn to live in harmony with their planet, and their neighbors in remote Andean regions of Peru and Bolivia for the time that they desire.
Those who are afraid to travel can bring the Andes home when they purchase instruments from starandes sister site http://www.andesmusicstore.com; The music store features quenas, zanponas, charangos, romroccos, learning methods, song books. and an e news letter for aspiring musicians. The site features musical instruments from a variety of Bolivian manufacturers including Wilson Hermosa of Los Kjarkas, an internationally famous folkloric group. One percent of all profits goes helps El Poncho Ecovillage of Marquina Bolivian and Fundacion Puerta del Sol of Weston, Florida.(an organization that teaches children about Andean tradition.
Star of the Andes provides the perfect answer for those concerned about instruments, class mates, travel companions, instructors or guides. Ellen Eilbracht, Star of the Andes travel consultant and match maker, helps to form compatible and secure class or tour groups for a very reasonable price. Profiles and personal surveys of potential group members will soon be featured online. Ms. Eilbracht also intends to add audio conferencing features to her site in order that tour or class members can get to know each other better before they travel. Those interested in networking with others about the state of the world or a tour or class are presently encouraged to participate in the Starandes discussion groups online.
Once class groups are formed, they have a large selection of study areas. The agency currently works with reputable institutions that provide classes in the following subjects:
Survival in the Andes
Group Formation and Dynamics
Eco lodge planning
Creating a seed bank
Andean history and culture
Andean music and dance classes
Combination Ecotour/ Permaculture Design/Alternative Energy classes start on March 10,2003 in Bolivia. Contact Ellen at AndesMusicTravel@yahoo.com to learn more about this fabulous opportunity.
In addition to formal class planning, Ms. Eilbracht personalizes independent Andean eco tour for those who find classes tedious or not exciting enough. She asks prospective adventure seekers to imagine learning new languages like Spanish, Quechua or Aymara outside a classroom. Ellen, who has spent almost 8 years in Peru and Bolivia, creates tours that delve into how the ancients of the Andes related to nature through plants, animals, sacred sites, music, dance, the stars, and esoteric sciences. . For more information on these and other classes and tours, please visit the starandes Web site.
The starandes Web site also offers one-stop shopping. The idea is to be truly prepared for any eventuality; clients who go to links on the site can outfit themselves with environmentally friendly travel, survival, sporting, and electronic products. From travel guidebooks to language CDs, the intrepid traveler can find everything he or she needs to adjust to a new cultural dimension. Buyers who are concerned about alternate forms of land and sea transportation will find links to alternate vehicle and boat charter sites.
In short, Star of the Andes has a great selection of products and services that will facilitate the journey through these troubled times. The hour has arrived to think outside the box created by the media. Web sites like Starandes inspire hope for tomorrow. They give people the resources that they need to prepare for an emergency or to find their own inner light at home or in the Andes.