Razor Clam Recipes That Celebrate Spring

The inter-tidal zone of Washington’s outer coast is a tough place to live.  It’s freezing […]


Three Days in Santa Fe

February is a crappy month for travel.  We keep a “high season list” based on […]


Winter Reflections in British Columbia Parks

Golden Ears Provincial Park and Buntzen Lake are two places you’ve probably never heard of. […]


Commonwealth Basin Slide Show

To accompany an article running in The Seattle Times this week, we wanted to post […]


A Visit to the Loudest Stadium on Earth

It’s no secret that Seattle is proud of its football team. This week, the Seahawks […]


Madagascar Slideshow

Say the word “Madagascar” and images of exotic mammals and surreal landscapes  probably come to […]

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Scottish Lakes High Camp Photos

“You’ll never get rich as a travel writer.” -Every travel writer who has ever lived […]


Fun With Frost

Last week’s cold snap provided an interesting opportunity to do some winter hiking.  Normally when […]


A Hawaii Snob Rediscovers the Hana Highway

Amanda says I’m a Hawaii snob.  Whenever she suggests a trip, I’m apt to shrug […]


A Tale of Two Corals

  OK first the bad news. The reef seemed like a coral graveyard.  We swam […]