Let it breathe

If you’ve ever followed any type of photo journalism, then you might know the name, Peter Turnley If you don’t...

55 and fully alive

Today is my birthday, once again. Now, I’m officially eligible for some senior discounts. Perhaps I’ll have to start eating...

Cuba: Now that was an interesting conversation

This post will probably be rated PG-13 🙂 If you have a look at the featured image, you may wonder...

Cuba: That easy smile

Cubans, young and old alike, the ones that I met on the streets, in the houses, markets, and stores …...

Cuba: It wasn’t what I expected

I’ll start with a quote from one of our guides, Alain. When we first got on the bus, one of...

Travel plugs

I didn’t start traveling internationally until I became an adult. My first real international travel, requiring jet travel, was to...

I’m trying a new subscribe to comments plug-in because the one that I was using, Subscribe to Comments Reloaded, just got updated and crashed the site. Not cool. Anyway, this new one is called Postmatic and seems to be pretty…

Elephants, like anyone else, have those hard to reach places when taking a shower or bath. I figured that I’d be a friendly sort and give her a hand, wash those difficult to get to places. She, I suppose, decided…

Not a whole lot to say here. I went on a boat ride to a small island in Chilika Lake, a HUGE brackish water lagoon, measuring some 1100 km2 and 41 miles on one side! This island had a small…

Obviously, this goat needs no directions on how to find food! On the way back from Golpapur, on the Bay of Bengal, we arrived in the city of Bhubaneswar, which is where Raj’s house is located. When we got there…

Raj: I’m sorry. I know that they your reception was supposed to be about you, but … the moves, man! The moves! 😀 The lights were pulsing, the beat pounding, feet moving, hands waving, invitations to dance by young and…