See you later, alligator

His head was huge, way bigger than my flimsy carbon-fiber paddle, which may have made a nice serving platter, or better yet, a toothpick. I got a close up view of his broad head enveloped by a bumpy jowl, jagged teeth revealing themselves from beneath an awkward looking grimace.

See you later, alligator

Where in the world is Vanuatu?

When I got the invitation to sail from Vanuatu to Australia, of course I said yes. It was only after accepting that I went for a spin on Google Earth to figure out where in the world I was heading. After a dizzying approach across the Pacific, I found the scattering of islands called the Republic of Vanuatu.

Where in the world is Vanuatu?

The Places In Between: A Road Trip

Our discoveries found outside the crowd-sourced reviews on Google or Trip Adviser are not burdened with expectations or pretense of being the best or greatest or most awe inspiring. These are simply the places in between.

The Places In Between: A Road Trip

Nice lens, get in the truck

Its been one month since I started the daily photo project – challenging myself to take a photograph a day that I felt was interesting enough to post online. While this project has been far more challenging than I anticipated, it has also been very rewarding.

Nice lens, get in the truck

Calling All Bears - Smoky Mountain Discoveries

Inching forward at 10 miles an hour along the 11-mile conveyor belt loop circumnavigating the broad valley, you are guaranteed to see wildlife if you peer beyond the bumper-to-bumper line of cars.

Calling All Bears - Smoky Mountain Discoveries