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Weekend wildlife

Saw a bit of wildlife this weekend. Unfortunately didn’t get a picture of the moose, but here’s some of the rest. There are deer everywhere around (and in) Princeton. 51 more words


What we did on our (long weekend) vacation

Went to the Princeton Traditional Music Festival, of course. You should definitely add it to your list of Things To Do in the summer; it’s free and loads of fun. 470 more words


Beating the summer heat with picnics, entertainment, and excursions

I have been enjoying this uncharacteristically cooler summer.  My window air conditioning unit is still sitting on the shelf in the closet, and with just two weeks of August left, I’m expecting it to stay there.  803 more words

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The Huetar tribe by Carson Shore

The Huetar tribe of Guayabo is located in the dense and colorful rainforest of Costa Rica´s Central Valley. As we boarded a passenger van to visit the tribe for a class field trip, I expected to see mud huts clustered around a central teepee, may be with animal hides hanging in the entrance ways. 301 more words

Costa Rica

Day 40: Half Way There!

Holy Cow! The summer is already half over!  And we are still alive!

Today, we had a rare treat: we met Jules for lunch. We first picked him up at his office, which is so fun for the kids, and for Jules. 423 more words


She, Who is Paraplegic, Became the First Tour Guide in a Wheel Chair

A tale of inspiration, from the Front Page Sections, translated…

Hsin-Yi Huang is the very first person in a wheelchair who is certified as a tour guide, in the two years’ time since she’d gotten her certifications, she’d taken tour groups with members in wheelchairs everywhere, to the seas, to see the native species of birds, to enjoy the life outdoor, she’d painted a colorful life, for both herself along with those who are immobilized as well. 539 more words


[IOI 2014 Part 3] Games of Luck and Strategy and Really Weird Noises

Shamelessly getting unfinished business out of the way. Yup, that’s me.

Excursion Day 1. We traveled down to Yilan on a bus. I played guess-it with Paul. 2,926 more words