From the Journals...Lashio, Myanmar (Burma). January 20, 2011

December 31, 2012 - I really enjoy exploring local markets. There is so much stimulation for the senses--sights, sounds, smells. It’s a grea...
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From the Journals...Bumba, Zaire. April 24, 1986

December 28, 2012 - Awoke to a gentle, warm breeze and a view of the (Zaire/Congo) river, with the miniature islands of plants slowly floati...
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From the Journals...Nova Scotia, Canada. June, 1994

December 24, 2012 - This will often happen to me: As I am driving along at sunset, the light will get really awesome, and I will get into hi...
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From the Journals...Victoria Falls, Zambia and Zimbabwe. June 30, 1986

December 21, 2012 - Breakfast at 7:15, then to the border post by 8:10 A very easy border--I wish they all were like that. We walked across...
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From the Journals...Ou River, Laos. February 9, 1999

December 17, 2012 - Although we had promised ourselves a day off after 2 hard travel days, plans changed. They are fluid, like the river. I...
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From the Journals...Addo Elephant Park, South Africa. February 11, 2002

December 14, 2012 - I was up before 6, and had a quick look around camp. I discovered action at the bird hide, so I came back and got Anders...
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From the Journals...Islas Plazas, Galapagos Islands, Ecuador. August 14, 1993

December 10, 2012 - We had been underway since about 4:00 am, and had reached the bay between Islas Plazas by this time. At 7, we went ashor...
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From the Journals...Borobudur, Java, Indonesia. January 29, 1998

December 07, 2012 - Missed both alarms on the watches, but somehow happened to wake up at 4:52 am. We were out on the street 6 minutes later...
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From the Journals...Sydney, Australia. February 25, 2000

December 03, 2012 - Up at 6:50 after another restless night. Shower, eat, pack, and rush to get out. I found a cab and we headed to the airp...
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