Tags » Crocodiles

bird watching along the Daintree River

Early morning and it’s misty rain again on the Daintree.  We venture out anyway on our small wildlife cruise, big lens (although someone will have a bigger one!) and rain gear.   20 more words


Mules, dredges, crocs and French cuts. Not to mention scale.

When we’re in the locks, I mentioned the railroad cars that guide us. The ships use their own power to move into and through the locks, but because nobody’s perfect, and because even ships that big respond to waves and wind, the cars are there to ensure that the ship and the locks walls don’t meet. 881 more words


Birds Falling from the Trees

It was about 12 degrees Celsius hotter than our guidebook’s projected average Spring temperature for pretty much our entire trip from Longreach to Adelaide. Ouch! 833 more words


Lagoon Tour (Day 63)


Photogenic people in our boat!

Islands of mangrove

Can you spot the pelican?


A peek into a fishermen village


Visit the Matchless Crococun Zoo in Cancun

Are you looking for something fun to do during your vacations in Cancun? Crococun Zoo is definitely a must for you and your family then! 466 more words


Crocodile Tears

It’s been a while since I’ve asked my guides for guidance through my dreams.   First of all, I’ve been busy with work.  Secondly, even though I’ve had dreams with messages, I couldn’t find time to jot them down here. 878 more words

Costa Rica, pura vida, baby turtles, etcetera

This post was published on the Global Gap Year blog a few weeks ago, but now here it is again with extra photos! I spent a week in Costa Rica swimming in unswimmable waters and being haunted by a purple crab that mysteriously appeared in my luggage. 1,332 more words

Costa Rica