The 'Where in the World is AO?' Category Archive

Where in the World is AO? Pura Vida en Costa Rica!

Seems we may have a migratory pattern evolving with our AO staff.  Ever since Pam, former guide and manager of AO’s Merced operation, established a unique beach-side hostel in Playa Uvita, Costa Rica the AO migration has only increased. It’s […]

  Published February 13th, 2013

Where in the World is AO? The Gorges du Verdun

Quelle jolie scene!  Here we have AO reservationsist Emily’s mom sporting a classic AO Discover shirt during a recent trip to Europe!   Alas, the lovely duo wasn’t able to raft–the water was too low, proving once again that we all […]

  Published July 3rd, 2012

Where in the World is AO? Dublin, Ireland!

Raise a pint for AO rafting reservationist Emily who, as we see, is taking in the sights in fair Dublin in style!  St. Paddy’s Day in the heartland of everything Shamrock–talk about luck o’ the Irish–and AO was there to […]

  Published April 17th, 2012

Where in the World is AO? Gay Paree, again!

Apparently AO likes zee French (who doesn’t, let’s be honest.  Ok maybe the lactose intolerant and those with celiac disease.  Also teetotallers.  And people afraid of mimes.  Anyway.), because for the second time, I present, AO en France!  And not […]

  Published November 22nd, 2011

Where in the World is AO? Hanging with the Prez…..

Ah yes, Mt Rushmore.  That paragon of Americana, good taste, and Ode to the Executive Branch.  And now, a new addition: Noonies. Perhaps you recognize him from Cherry Creek?  Didn’t know he loves the Midwest though, right? Neither did we. . . […]

  Published September 29th, 2011

Where in the World is AO? Marrakesh!

Where in the World is AO? Still on a bumpy ride, just a lot slower and a lot more dry! My last stop on the voyage this summer has taken me to Morocco. After porting in Casablanca, I took a […]

  Published September 9th, 2011

Where in the World is AO? The Open Sea!

…in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean? I’m taking a break from the phones for a couple months and finishing my second college degree aboard this ship, bound for travel around the Mediterranean for just over six weeks! After eight […]

  Published June 29th, 2011

Where in the World is AO? Rafting on dry land…..

AO guides Mason and Hilary met on our South Fork of the American operation and decided to make it a season without end.  They are engaged and ready for the river of life…….Here they are, two lovebirds who are so […]

  Published August 17th, 2010

Where in the World is AO? Vegas, Baby!

 A couple years ago we had an Ethiopian invasion here in Lotus!   We enjoyed the company of two brothers and a friend of theirs for a summer.  Alas, river life couldn’t keep them here forever, but our Office Manager Claudette […]

  Published May 3rd, 2010

Where in the World is AO? Vietnam!

A dispatch from Southeast Asia!  We here at AO leave no corner of the globe unturned, it seems.  This is AO rafting guide Jared K, on a recent trip to Sapa, Vietnam.  Hangin’ with the local Hmong villagers in his […]

  Published March 11th, 2010

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