Monthly Archives: March 2014

Before It’s Too Late

You know how it is…  You assume all the things on your bucket list will be there forever. To be picked off when you have the time and opportunity to get around to them. But sadly, sometimes this isn’t the … Continue reading

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Dixieland Statues, New Orleans

I’m still away from home at the moment, visiting Rich’s family in England, so I’m again keeping my travel photo challenge contribution concise. This week’s photo themes are Statues from Where’s My Backpack?, Street Life and Singing the Blues from … Continue reading

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My Night in a Swedish Prison

It’s true. I did spend a night in the cells while visiting Sweden back in 2012. I know convicts always claim to be innocent, but I really was! Honest Guv’nor! And so was every other jailbird in the joint. There’s … Continue reading

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Negril Sunset

I read this week’s selection of travel photo themes and immediately thought sunrise or sunset on the ocean. I eventually selected several pictures from one particularly beautiful evening during our stay in Negril, Jamaica, in March 2012.   This week’s … Continue reading

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Kalaupapa Mule Trail, Molokai, Hawaii

Over the last couple of months, I’ve shared some of the amazing things we did while in Hawaii before Christmas. On Kauai we explored the island by biplane and hiked the famous Napali Coast, from above and below. On Maui … Continue reading

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Venice’s Secret Garden

This week’s photo themes are Gardens from Where’s My Backpack?, Inside from the Daily Post and Two Colo(u)rs or Hues Only from Cee’s Photography. I’ve decided to keep it really simple and illustrate all three themes with a single photograph: … Continue reading

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Lava Land: Volcanoes National Park, Hawaii

I’ve always been fascinated with volcanoes. I suppose that’s to be expected, growing up as I did in the southeast part of the Serengeti, within view of Ngorongoro and the Crater Highlands (a story told in the first Jaspa’s Journey … Continue reading

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