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Antarctica in Black, White and Color

Hong Kong:  By popular request here are some more photos (of the 2,000+ I snapped) during my epic kayaking expedition to Antarctica in November.  For more details on this expedition, and the awesome continent Way Down Under, please refer to my … Continue reading

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ANTARCTICA !!!

Phang Nga, Thailand:  Happy 2012 everyone, but my thoughts are still in 2011.  In November I ventured to Antarctica for a kayaking expedition and as the finale of an extraordinary seven month sabbatical.   I am one of approximately 25,000 lucky … Continue reading

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A Penguin Home-coming

Phang Nga, Thailand:   As 2011 winds down and I savor a feeling of home-coming after an adventurous year all over the planet, two “penguins” — Fluffy and Ryan, created and named by my son — accompanied me to places … Continue reading

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A Home-coming

Natai Beach, Phang Nga, Thailand:   This year of adventure and discovery ends where it began, on this gorgeous stretch of beach facing the Andaman sea.  Nine months ago when I was last at my Thai residence I launched this … Continue reading

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Antarctica, Here I Come

Hong Kong:  In 24 hours I begin the long journey to Antarctica, taking four flights to hop across three continents to get to Ushuai, the world’s southernmost city.  On Tuesday I will embark upon an expedition ship, spend two days … Continue reading

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More Reflections in the Rear View Mirror

Hong Kong:  It’s been exactly three weeks since I completed my Euro cycle and two weeks since returning home.  I am only now beginning to fully appreciate the magnitude of this expedition.  I’ve been on a bike only twice since returning from Turkey, am … Continue reading

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Make Noise

Hong Kong:  On my way back home from Istanbul I read the following article in the International Herald Tribune.  It’s scary and very short-sighted how climate change has dropped off the American radar screen and agenda.  Much noise and action … Continue reading

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