Chairs in Hopkins, Belize

Chairs at Night

I’ve been pretty inconsistent about Friday Photos on Twitter (#FriFotos), but this week’s theme is “chairs” and since I just love this photo I took in Hopkins, Belize I wanted to share it.  This photo was taken in total darkness Continue reading Chairs in Hopkins, Belize

Comparing Animal Parks in Washington…Olympic Game Farm vs. Northwest Trek Wildlife Park

Brown Bear Up Close

At the beginning of the year, I committed to “having an adventure every month”.  Some have been near; some have been far.  But, to date I haven’t missed a month (ok…June might have been a bit of a miss, but Continue reading Comparing Animal Parks in Washington…Olympic Game Farm vs. Northwest Trek Wildlife Park

AeroGal Airlines

AeroGal Breakfast

AeroGal is an airlines that flies within Ecuador, to Lima in Peru, and to Bogota and Medellin in Columbia. When I recently took part in Intrepid’s Active Galapagos trip, the included flight from Quito to the Galapagos and back, was Continue reading AeroGal Airlines

2012 Week #40

Autumn Leaves

This weekend I went in search of autumn leaves.  Since the weather has been AMAZING this year in Western Washington, the leaves are not quite as “autumn” as I expected.  Still I managed a couple of shots I like.

Flamingos Too

Flamingo

Of all the unique animals I got to see in the Galapagos one of the most surprising was flamingos.  I had never heard there were flamingos there.  I guess their awesomeness is dwarfed by giant land tortoises, blue footed boobies, Continue reading Flamingos Too

Active Galapagos Trip Expenses

Waiting Patiently

People have asked me how much my trip to the Galapagos cost and whether it was worth it to use Intrepid travel.  I’ve decided to share the total cost of my trip, so everyone can make their own judgment. But Continue reading Active Galapagos Trip Expenses