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Lion on a kill (Part 2)

Lion on a kill (Part 2)

I just realized the rest of the pride was not in the first video.  Here is a bit more lion footage… Please see our other safari footage here.  More posts of lions and elephants coming soon!  Please share!

Bedbugs on the march!

Bedbugs on the march!

Bahir dar, Ethiopia, is allegedly a great place to relax after traveling Ethiopia for a while. I don’t find it that way for several reasons and last night gave me another. As I lay awake at midnight listening to the dogs howling and barking (where are they in the daytime?), I noticed some movement. The … Continue reading

What’s to see in Nairobi?

What’s to see in Nairobi?

I arrived in Nairobi late Sunday night and took a stroll into town in the morning…Inspirational seating Weird churches Friendly police (they were). Towering trees full of storks! Business people waiting for the bus. Overall people were more well dressed in Nairobi than other cities I have seen.  I did not get any photos of … Continue reading

The Interior of Alaska Life 11: Summer solstice

The Interior of Alaska Life 11: Summer solstice

Happy summer solstice from Fairbanks, Alaska where we sit at 22 hours of daylight today.  It has not been dark in over a month.  This photo was taken during “the night” at Minto Flats which lies north Fairbanks. During the night meaning between sunset at 12:47 am and sunrise at 2:58 am.

Places to stay in Mindo, Ecuador

Places to stay in Mindo, Ecuador

There are a variety of accommodations in Mindo, Ecuador spanning all budgets. I will say the best in town option is El Descanso (currently 18usd w/ breakfast). Rodney, is a superb host and he keeps a clean house. The rooms are rustic, clean, and the water is hot.  The building is quite nice and he … Continue reading

Six Things to do in Fairbanks, Alaska

Six Things to do in Fairbanks, Alaska

Congratulations, you’ve either made it to Alaska or have a plan and are looking for things to do in Fairbanks, Alaska. Here are a few places that I think are going to give you a really good feel for what to do in Fairbanks, Alaska and what life is like in Fairbanks, Alaska. Stays in … Continue reading