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The Beauty of Botswana

If you would have asked me a few years ago if I expected to visit Botswana any time soon, I probably would have said no. It’s not that I didn’t want to go, it’s just that the country wasn’t even on my radar. I probably couldn’t have even picked it out on a map (African […]

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A Mysterious World: Scuba Diving in the Galapagos

One hand is over my face, sprawled across my mouth and nose to hold my mask and regulator in their places. The other hand is at my waist, gripping my weight belt. I feel that familiar sensation in my stomach, the ambiguous churning that could be excitement or fear. My breathing is already rhythmic, meditative, […]

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Around the World: Cats

Audrey of That Backpacker recently posted that she was inspired to show some of her favourite shots of cats in Asia by some of my collections of animal photos. This is all getting very meta, because now she’s inspired me to do an Around the World post on the cats and kittens I’ve met in […]

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Around the World: Dogs

Osaka, Japan Mancora, Peru Terelj National Park, Mongolia Mendoza, Argentina Pushkar, India Colonia, Uruguay Salento, Colombia Punta del Diablo, Uruguay Little Corn, Nicaragua Hoi An, Vietnam Kathmandu, Nepal San Agustin, Colombia Mirissa, Sri Lanka Valparaiso, Chile It’s no secret that I love dogs (and all animals, for that matter). The weird thing is that they […]

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