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The Botanic Garden, Gran Canaria

It takes some finding, but the Botanic Garden on Gran Canaria, more formally the Jardin Botanico, Viera y Clavijo, is well worth a visit if you are interested in the flora of this and the other Canary Islands or if you want a quiet place to visit; a breather after the frenetic pace of life in the Capital or the southern resorts. 557 more words


Kitten vs. Plant: Kitten Winning

After my mother-in-law died, we began to remove her personal effects from the house. Things went quickly. Pretty soon, the rooms were sparse, and they looked sad. 406 more words

Female Hooded Oriole on a Dragon Tree Seed Stalk

It’s been three years since I was last able to photograph a hooded oriole in my yard. This time, my camera was close at hand to capture an image of this beautiful female. 110 more words