Explorations

In the Hood

Spring had arrived and it was a sunny day. Great time for a walk in the neighborhood. I put on ...
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An Indecent Proposal While Exploring a Tourist Hot Spot

This has been a stay-at-home spring break for us which is easy to do when you live in the middle ...
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Rampaging Gang Invades Our Home in Kathmandu

A loud crash on the patio announced their arrival. We ran to the windows and looked out. We were surrounded! ...
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More fun with the Ricoh Theta S camera

One of the challenges of 360 photography is finding sites that take advantage of the technology. Just uploading the image ...
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Halloween Fun and a new Camera

While in Vietnam two weeks ago, I was introduced to a new camera, the Ricoh Theta S. It has a ...
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Somewhere from the cold and dark…

Years ago we participated in the National Geographic's Genographic Project. We sent away our cheek swaps and they either tested ...
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Laxshmi puja – Let there be light

Today is Laxshmi puja, the day to welcome the goddess of good fortune to visit your house. We checked the ...
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A Festival of Light in the Dark – Part II

 This looks like a traffic jam.... But actually it is cars and buses parked along the road waiting for gas ...
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A Festival of Light in the Dark

This is the festival season in Nepal (See this previous post to learn more). Think of the time between Thanksgiving ...
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Traveling to Nepal? Uncle Sam says think again

More depressing news.... From the US Government: Message for U.S. Citizens: Travel and Fuel October 8, 2015 We recommend that ...
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