The humpback whale leapt into the air just a few feet away, close enough to see drops of water roll off its skin. Continue reading
Alaska is the anti-Namibia – wet, green and mountainous. But like Namibia, there are lots of animals – moose, caribou, seals, sea otters, eagles, black bear, and of course grizzlies, the “lion” of Alaska. Continue reading
Me on a horse? Like John Wayne in Rio Bravo? Hardly. More like Gene Wilder in Blazing Saddles. Except heavier with straighter hair. And less talent. Continue reading
This visit to Big Bend has been the best of my three visits since I first came here almost 40 years ago. Continue reading
If you like rugged canyons, mountains and deserts, Big Bend is the place to go.
….West Texas? Seriously. Big Bend National Park is our destination, the best kept secret of the US National Park System.