Tag: travel

Sandhill Crane Migration

Kearney Nebraska – Sandhill Crane Migration Nearly 80% of North America’s Sandhill Crane population stops over on the Platte River near Kearney Nebraska on their flyway north.  This region is rich in a food source (now spent corn) and relative protection from predators.  Although not a birder by trade, I am not one to miss out on an epic opportunity. Read more →

Classic Venice Italy

Rome and Venice

Italian City Slicking We made the obligatory Venice and Rome stops during our trip to Italy. Being that we aren’t big city people we spent only 2 days in Venice and 5 days in Rome. Venice Venice is a place you need to see once in your life. And maybe just once.   At one time Venice was a major shipping… Read more →

Turks and Caicos

Turks and Caicos We ditched winter for a week in mid-January to go scuba diving on the beautiful Caribbean island of Turks and Caicos. We did a week-long scuba live-aboard trip with beach days flanking the beginning and end of the trip.  Before heading out, Chris refreshed some of his gear at One World Dive near Denver. Island Time We… Read more →

Escalante Utah – Canyon Country

We took our first big trip since returning from Patagonia to the Utah desert. To say Jethro was excited to rejoin our travels is an understatement!  We visited Capitol Reef National Park and then explored the area surrounding Escalante Utah. Read more →

Buenos Aires

Buenos Aires & Uruguay  After visiting El Chalten and Fitz Roy, we arrived at our final destination, we spent 3 days in Buenos Aires. We stayed in the Palermo Hollywood barrio (neighborhood) and spent time exploring other areas of the city. We even headed to Uruguay for a day to see a cute town and stock up on US Cash!… Read more →