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My 30 Pesos Boat Ride to Olango Island

Nearly two years residing in Mactan Island, I didn’t notice the existence of Olango Island where you can go at a 15-peso boat ride. To my shame, I heard of this island from a foreign co-worker who went there on a solo trip “contemplating” while looking at migratory birds at the sanctuary. 263 more words


I Don't Like Mondays

Australia brings us the lovely Hardenbergia violacea, a twining evergreen vine named after Franziska Countess von Hardenburg. It is a member of the legume family.  Hardenbergia can be grown in full sun or semi shade, a rare quality indeed for a flowering vine.  91 more words

Bee Friendly

Adventure to Bok Tower Gardens

I asked around my work about Bok Tower Gardens the day before we headed there and no one seemed to know what the hell I was talking about. 656 more words


Newburgh Beach

This picture was taken when I was at Newburgh Beach a few weeks ago when we were all enjoying the beautiful April sunshine!

Newburgh Beach is only about 7 miles away from The Bothy and is well worth a visit if you are in the area.   74 more words

Out And About

Ranganathittu bird sanctuary

RANGANATHITTU BIRD SANCTUARY, also known as PAKSHI KASHI is a bird sanctuary in the Mandya District of the state of Karnataka.  It is the largest bird sanctuary in the state about 40 acres in area and comprises 6 islets on the banks of the Kaveri River. 513 more words


Winston Nanan's Last Television Interview

One of T&T’s great environmentalists and the patriarch of one of the country’s oldest eco-businesses passed away on Wednesday. I had the honor of interviewing his twice this year. 32 more words


Wallasea Island becomes Crossrail's stop for commuting birds

via Wallasea Island becomes Crossrail’s stop for commuting birds.

If you review the entirety of my work, which is approaching 21,000 posts, you’ll learn it’s not often I happily give space to corporate propaganda.   530 more words

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