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Beautiful: Fog in the Mountains

If you’re going to visit Eisreisenwelt, the ice cave near Salzburg, Austria, be aware that there’s hard walking, especially if you’re not used to elevations above sea level (it isn’t all that high at 1500 meters/5000 feet, but that’s enough) … Continue reading

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Photo Essay: Kashgar Animal Market

Kashgar, China, just south of Kyrgyzstan, west of Tajikistan and Afghanistan, near the Pamir Plateau, is a beautiful, dusty desert oasis town. And it’s old. Older than Paris. Maybe as old as Athens and Rome. The first recorded mention of … Continue reading

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Two Different Treatments

Ha Long Bay is one of the most famous sea views in the world. It’s a bay off Vietnam’s Gulf of Tonkin, and it’s filled with haystack rock formations. They range in size from mountainous, habitable islands, to small rocks, … Continue reading

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Get ready for the Year of Wine

I am a fountain of half-baked project ideas. Every week, sometimes every day, I think of a new direction, a new plan, a new focus. Most of them never get fully articulated, even to myself. But this one, oh, this … Continue reading

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Mt. Si with Storm Cloud

This week we’re going on a tour of mountains. We’ll visit Bhutan, Wales, Tanzania, Washington state and possibly a couple other places (or maybe I’ll make you look at a bunch of Mt. Rainier photos). Mountains are my favorite geological … Continue reading

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