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An “out of this world” Experience

Apollo Astronauts honored at Explorers Club 115th Annual Dinner (ECAD) – New York – March 16, 2019 Each year ECAD has a theme – 2016,…

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It’s All Downhill from here, & Grand Finale Dinner

In Ushuaia Argentina, the self-proclaimed “gateway to the Antarctic”, waiting for a very loooooong flight back home; a 24 hour excursion after a glorious trip…

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Antarctica – Quick Update

Happy New Year from an Antarctica Native   I just arrived back in far southern Chile after an incredible trip to the Antarctic Peninsula, Elephant…

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PATAGONIA !!!!!!!

The word conjures up images of wildness, wilderness, mountains, glaciers, fierce winds, cascades, unusual animals and incredible strength and perseverance from the earliest indigenous people…

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Non-stop adventure and exploration continues

It’s Thursday evening, November 15th, and I’m in a hotel (with good internet service) at the JoBurg (Johannesburg, South Africa) airport getting ready to leave…

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History DOES Repeat Itself

1959 – June-September As a freshly minted college graduate I went to Europe, bought a Vespa Scooter and explored the continent – UK, France, Germany,…

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African (Jackass) Penguins

They’re called “Jackass” because their sound is like that of a braying donkey. They are one of the 18 types of Penguins, all of which…

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Cape Agulhas

    You can’t get any further south on the African Continent than Cape Agulhas where the the cold Southern Atlantic and the warm Indian…

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Animals of Southern Africa (and some birds, too)

Actually, there are many, many, many more birds than animals (mammals), as these books at “reception” at one of the game lodges show I did…

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