Leon Logothetis will share his inspirational around-the-world journey by motorcycle, surviving only on the kindness of strangers.
When, where: 7:30 p.m. Monday at Distant Lands, 20 S. Raymond Ave., Pasadena.
Admission, info: Free. RSVP to (626) 449-3220.¿
Hostelling International will conduct a workshop on how to travel safely and inexpensively throughout India.
When, where: 7 p.m. Tuesday at the REI store in Santa Monica, 402 Santa Monica Blvd.
Admission, info: Free. RSVP to (310) 393-3413 Ext. 3104.
Join the Cabrillo Marine Aquarium on a full-day scientific observation and collecting expedition to Santa Catalina Island.
When, where: 6 a.m. Saturday at Los Angeles Harbor Sportsfishing Landing, Ports O'Call Village, San Pedro.
Admission, info: $95 per person. (310) 548-7562.
Pierre Odier will discuss Gabon and its indigenous peoples, including the Bongo and the Baka.
When, where: Noon June 21 at El Floridita Restaurant, 1253 N. Vine St., No. 3, Hollywood.
Admission, info: $22.50 for lunch and program. Hosted by the Network for Travel Club. RSVP to Odette Ricasa at (323) 578-3601.