Ain’t Technology Grand!

When I first went to Africa in 2000, I brought 50 rolls of 35mm film in a lead lined pouch and got to check my email 2 times during the 2 week period. Those were the only times when I was close to an internet café. It was the only way to get on the […]

A Unique Way To Get To The River

I have a good friend, Dave Gunn, who is an outstanding rock climber and river guide. A few years ago I did one of the great trips of my life when he and I and 6 others rafted for 16 days down the Colorado River through the Grand Canyon. Dave invited me to do a […]

The Tanzanian People

The people of Tanzania are warm and friendly. And while their living conditions may not meet our standards they are still happy and healthy. This is especially true of those that work in the tourist industry. I have always found people interested in who we are, what we do and where we come from. I […]


Over the last few weeks I have been writing about our incredible trip to Patagonia. The culmination of the trip was a visit to Isla Magdalena to see the Magellanic Penguins. On the day we arrived there were about 30,000 penguins on the island. During other times of the year there can be upwards of […]