For more than 30 years Canadian photographer Michael DeFreitas has traveled the world capturing images that help define the 85 countries he has visited. But Michael's love of travel is not confined only to photography. He is also a seasoned travel writer. Over the years his images and stories have graced the pages of many of the world's top travel magazines, websites and books. Commercial and editorial assignments, photo workshops and stock photo shoots keep him on the road about four months each year.