Category Archives: Travel
The Sumbanese cherish the culture of the horse. Used throughout society in racing, fighting, marriage and death. It was a pleasure seeing the interactions of horse and rider over the past week.
Early morning is a great time to get the body moving, especially with a running track, outdoor fitness course, and beautiful pool.
A morning of climbing along the walls of the wadi. Nice limestone with grip and holds. Everyone enjoyed success with some top roping, and a bit of lead climbing too. Beautiful morning in the Masandam Peninsula. Very happy to have … Continue reading
Trekking up out of the canyons of the Masandam Peninsula of Oman is a vertical endeavor! The trails lead straight up the sides of the canyons with little room for a mis-step. Luckily there are little widened areas to allow … Continue reading
Six Senses Zighy Bay has the cutest mascot goat herd!!
Beginning 2012 off with a reminder that many have been before us. The knowledge of healing is continuously forgotten in the past, and relearned in the present. The more we are able pass on the knowledge to future generations, the … Continue reading
Keeping the harvest from the birds Wonderful dates in Kuwait At a Date farm on the Saudi Border of Kuwait, the birds are loved. The owner has built large birdhouses to protect the migrating flights, and let them rest for … Continue reading
Trudy and I took a break from our work schedule and recently took a two month holiday through France, Germany, and the West Coast of the USA, meeting up with friends and family all along the way. We are now … Continue reading
The sun was momentarily peaking through the rain clouds upon our arrival to Amsterdam. On our last train connection toward the central station we met a gentleman from Germany on his way to care for his son. At some point … Continue reading