Tag Archives: environment

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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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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Haleakala Sunrise, Maui

Driving to the top of the 10,023 feet (3055 metre) high Haleakala volcano to witness the sunrise is one of the things they say you must do when visiting the Hawaiian island of Maui. I don’t know who they are, … Continue reading

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The Red Baron of Kauai

It’s our first day in Hawaii. We’re having a wonderful time exploring Kauai’s gorgeous north shore. Life could not be better! Then Sue gets a phone call, which begins something like, “Hi, this is Robin. I’m afraid something broke on … Continue reading

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Swimming With Wild Manta Rays In Hawaii

Last week I told you about our amazing experience swimming among wild dolphins off Hawaii’s Big Island. What I didn’t tell you was that was only our first adventure with Neptune Charlie’s that day. Just before sunset, with the excitement … Continue reading

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Swimming With WILD Dolphins In Hawaii

The list of amazing things I did during my recent Journey to Hawaii is almost endless. And right up near the top of that list is swimming with wild dolphins off Kailua-Kona on the Big Island. Swimming with dolphins is … Continue reading

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