Montana Road Trippin’

Montana Road Trippin’

Great to get back on the road again in our Tacoma pickup truck. As we approach an intersection of routes, I ask Marilynn, “Which way should I go?” She shrugs. “I don’t know.” We have googled so many campgrounds, forests, and parks that the infinite number of...
The Woods Be The Place To Be

The Woods Be The Place To Be

As temperatures soar in Arizona, we decide to head out and see how long we can live in our Tacoma Pick-up truck. Any high altitude and cool woods will suffice for our survival. We have to get out. I know that a lot of you know what I mean. The woods keep proving to be...
Blazing Trails in Djibouti, Africa

Blazing Trails in Djibouti, Africa

The Afar people who live in the mountains near Mt. Goda haven’t seen such a green landscape for the past twenty-five years. Rare, torrential rains this past November surprised many. Our tour group walks through Foret du Day National Park (Dead Forest), which takes its...
Into the Boonies of Djibouti, Africa

Into the Boonies of Djibouti, Africa

After seeing all there is to see in Djibouti City, we meet with the tour group and guides arranged through Intrepid Tours. Introductions reveal nine tourists:  two from Canada, three from Germany (one originally from South Africa), three from the USA (including us)...