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Movin’ To Bulamba

Sam in Tanzania looking at a photo album

In October 2012 we are heading to Africa for an extended stay. If all works out we will be living in Bulamba, Tanzania. It is a small village next to Lake Victoria and about 45 minutes from the Serengeti National Park. Mwanza is about 2 hour drive south. Here are a few images from my […]

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Sandals

sandles-in-nicaragua

Did you know that an unfashionable wearer of both socks AND sandals at the same time can be defined as being a shandle. Also spotter of such crime can also be refereed to as a shandleir. These Shandlites are mainly seen in European countries during the summer time and normally they are male. Last trip […]

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Sunrise 176

gate 176 Cancun

Watching an airport wake-up is great fun. Seeing the early birds arrive and then the somewhat late sprinters almost missing their flights. The sunrise picture at Gate 176 was for those heading to Cancun. The crowd was all tourist ready to go bake on the beaches vs Gate 174 that did not have a single […]

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Turbulence and Spicy Clamato

empty-flight-sepia

As with any trip there comes a moment before packing when I get a moment of cloud nine and worry. They hit about the same time. What to pack, why I’m I going, oh it is 32c there, repack, tell the story of the Samurai before he left to war, complain about clothing, and then […]

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Honduras – Getting There…

Today’s events consisted of getting to the capital city of Honduras. As the first leg of the trip, we drove from Thunder Bay down to Minneapolis to catch a bargain deal with Continental to Tegucigalpa If you ever have had the privilege of driving with Marko across the US/Canada border you know that this will […]

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First Day in Villa Nueva, Guatemala

As the sun was rising I headed for the roof patio to take a couple shots. The reason for going to Guatemala was to do some video and camera work for Marko Selkomaa’s 10 day trip. We also traveled through El Salvador and Honduras. We stayed a few days in Villa Nueva, located 8 miles […]

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African Music Fundraiser

In the village next to us is a small church group who are meeting in a space that they have […]

In Africa

Family in Nairobi at Giraffe Center

Even though a few hours away there are tourist lodges that cost $1000 per night, life here is a different […]

Movin’ To Bulamba

Sam in Tanzania looking at a photo album

In October 2012 we are heading to Africa for an extended stay. If all works out we will be living […]

Christmas

Family Christmas

Christmas eve with family.

Canadian Lynx

Canadian Lynx on Two Island Lake - photo Zachary Leppanen

This Canadian Lynx was only a few hundred feet from our home. There was a second one close by.

Sandals

sandles-in-nicaragua

Did you know that an unfashionable wearer of both socks AND sandals at the same time can be defined as […]