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“Crocodiles are easy,’ Steve said. ‘They try to kill and eat you. People are harder. Sometimes they pretend to be your friend first.” ―Terri Irwin, Steve & Me

Amen to this! 


Day 4 - Ho Chi Minh City

The tour we decided to do yesterday went out to Monkey Island as well as to a guerrilla warfare museum. It was full so we ended up booking a private tour for approximately $5 more to about $40 total. 596 more words


Heathcliff on crocodile island

I’m taking a look at a couple of the drafts that I never finished. I really liked this one and it’s too bad I didn’t finish it while I remembered more of the details. 72 more words

Nile Crocodiles


The Nile crocodile (Crocodylus niloticus) is an African crocodile and the second largest extant reptile in the world, after the salt-water crocodile. The Nile crocodile is quite widespread throughout Sub-Saharan Africa, occurring mostly in the central, eastern, and southern regions of the continent and lives in different types of aquatic environments such as lakes,rivers and marshlands. 84 more words


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