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Layer upon Layer

The Beagle Channel, South America.  Please click on image for a better view. Weekly Photo Challenge: layered


A Rough Itinerary

So what started it all off…

Planting the seed…

2 years ago we were talking with friends about places we’d like to see, how and when we’d like to see them. 717 more words

3 Month Itinerary

Gekust en de bergen

Op een druilerige ochtend kwamen we aan in het mooie Cajamarca. Een koloniaal ogend stadje, gelegen in een groene vallei. Slapen in de nachtbus is zeg maar niet zo ons ding, dus we waren gesloopt. 1,298 more words

South America-Day 17-18 Cusco and Sacred Valley

Slept well and woke up early. So I decided to shower and have breakfast early. Most days it is scrambled eggs and toast. This seems to be a staple of hotel breakfasts in South America. 415 more words


South America- Day 19-21 Lares Trek Cusco Peru

The alarm sounded but I was already awake. The night did not have much sleep as my traveling companion was up and down all night with altitude sickness. 1,350 more words


A “Botanist’s Botanist” : The Field Books of Timothy Plowman (Biodiversity Heritage Library)

Biodiversity Heritage Library: A “Botanist’s Botanist” : The Field Books of Timothy Plowman. “The Field Museum Library has recently digitized and added to the Biodiversity Heritage Library Timothy Plowman’s entire field book collection, which spans his career from 1969, when he worked for the botanical museum at Harvard, through his years as a curator of botany at the Field Museum from 1976-1987. 46 more words

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