Prague teaser

Dobry den z’Praha! We’re having a great time here, especially since Sarah joined me on Friday. Loads of walking, wonderful sights, & food adventures galore! With all the walking, the dreaded sandals with socks look that is oh so German (& Czech) is starting to look like a good idea, ahhhhhh! I haven’t had any…

To Prague!

Photo courtesy of Wikimedia Commons I head to Prague today for 5 days of business and 7 days of vacation, with Sarah flying out in a week after the business part of the trip is over.  We’re excited to visit this historical capital – I’ve been hoping to be sent here for work for some…

Joshua Tree teaser

We still have two days left to explore this amazing place, and we’re already planning a return next year. To our surprise, the desert is blooming great guns, especially the many different cacti. Bird-wise I’ve picked up a few lifers: Scott’s Oriole, Black-throated Sparrow, Gambel’s Quail, Cactus Wren, Costa’s Hummingbird, and Verdin. Hopefully we’ll get…

Road trippin’ for the next 10 days

(photo courtesy of Wikipedia) Hi folks! Sarah & I are heading out today for 5 days in Joshua Tree National Park, 2 in Palm Springs, and 3 in Los Angeles with family.  Fun though it would be to upload a few photos while we’re traveling, unless I get some satisfying iPhone photos (unlikely given its…