Spring Desert Flowers in Arizona

March 2015 We had some well timed rains in December and January which have brought out the wild flowers this spring.  I especially liked to find masses of Mexican Poppies that cover the hillsides.  The best place that this happens is east of Globe at Peridot Mesa on the Apache Indian Reservation (you need a…

Santorini – the most photographed Greek Island

October 2014 As you saw from many previous posts we traveled to Greece and Turkey.  Now that I have been back almost two months already I have processed the photos of Santorini into a Blurb Book which has captions.  I can make a PDF of the book available if anyone is interested.  It is 75…

Athens to Corinth

Day 7 – Athens to Corinth Athens, Corinth, Lavrion Friday, October 31, 2014 Today is the first day of our regular tour. We had an early start leaving from our hotel, Davine Palace Acropolis, and headed to Corinth. Paul, the apostle, met Priscilla and Aquilla here and spent about a year and a half building…

Birds of Florida

March 25 – April 1 The bird photos were taken at Homosassa Springs, Lakeland, and Venice Florida.  Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park emits millions of gallons of water at a constant 72 F.  Manatees congregate here in the winter.  The park has rescue wildlife native to Florida that can no longer survive on their own…