A friend sent me this story that ran in the LA Times back in July. Although the author clearly had a lot more interaction with the chimps than I did, I think that the experience was still terrific and worthwhile. They stayed at the same lodge as I did, but the manager, assistant manager and […]
CNN online ran a story today about a group of bags found in a dumpster outside a pet store a few miles from Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport. It seems that 68 bags tagged for destinations mostly to Europe and the Middle East never made it. The implication is that the bags were stolen, the contents […]
On the final full day at Mahale I once again awoke to watch the sunrise over the beach. Even though I hadn’t really seen the chimps yet, I was very content with just being in a beautiful setting and being fully relaxed and at peace. Who knew what the day would bring, but it didn’t […]
Welcome to the new blog. I know that I haven’t been writing here for a while, but it hasn’t been for lack of interest. I’ve gotten very busy with work, moving this blog to my own site (all old posts and comments are included) and dramatically improving its functions. There is still a lot to […]
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I travel a lot for leisure and sometimes business and friends kept telling me to blog my trips since they got tired of reading my novella length summaries at the end of each year and wanted more real-time updates. So these are my musings as I travel around.