Insect Armada

All photos taken on August 2, 2022 during our walk in Tucker’s Field and Bunchberry Meadows. No matter which Google URL you believe, there is no denying that humans are vastly outnumbered by insects on this planet. Conservative estimates say there are 200 million insects for each human. Sorry, if this just made you feelContinue reading “Insect Armada”

Freshly Washed

All photos taken on August 2, 2022 during our walk in Tucker’s Field and Bunchberry Meadows. Planning for our weekly forest walk was a bit complicated by the forecast, which continually predicted rain and then did not deliver it. The cooler temperatures were what we were looking for and so we set off to seeContinue reading “Freshly Washed”

Chin-a-bun Rating of Fur Grams

Eleanor here. I am the boss of this group and don’t let anyone tell you otherwise. In keeping with my boss persona, I am aloof and when you try to get close, you had better be bringing me treats. If you try to pet me, I will let you know my feelings with a littleContinue reading “Chin-a-bun Rating of Fur Grams”

The “F” Word

All photos taken on August 2, 2022, during our walk in Tucker’s Field and Bunchberry Meadows. August 2 already and it has been decidedly cooler of late. But, not to worry, there is still plenty of summer left, right? Right? Our walk this date shows perhaps the “F” Word is closer than we think. ToContinue reading “The “F” Word”

Analogue Adventures – Orient Escapade 1982 – Hong Kong-Tokyo-Los Angeles-Edmonton

Photo taken on May 14, 1982. We have this game we play as we near the end of a vacation. We try to recall all that we saw, did and ate on each day. I must admit, that it proved difficult on this trip, even though we were still in our 20s. This had trulyContinue reading “Analogue Adventures – Orient Escapade 1982 – Hong Kong-Tokyo-Los Angeles-Edmonton”

Analogue Adventures – Orient Escapade 1982 – Singapore-Hong Kong

All photos taken on May 13, 1982. A fairly leisurely start to our day with a buffet breakfast in the Belvedere Restaurant in our hotel. We had a good chat with our tour guide and thanked him for his services, before boarding the bus that would take us to Changi Airport. To continue reading, pleaseContinue reading “Analogue Adventures – Orient Escapade 1982 – Singapore-Hong Kong”

Analogue Adventures – Orient Escapade 1982 – Singapore

All photos taken on May 12, 1982. Our first tour of the day was back down to the waterfront, where we saw dock workers bouncing huge white bales of rubber latex onto the dock. The architecture of the time was striking, but not a patch on what exists today. To continue reading, please click here.Continue reading “Analogue Adventures – Orient Escapade 1982 – Singapore”

Analogue Adventures – Orient Escapade 1982 – Bangkok – Singapore

All photos taken on May 11, 1982. One last early morning buffet breakfast in the Lobby Coffee Shop at the Dusit Thani Hotel, Bangkok and then it was on the bus to the airport. Today, we were flying to Singapore for the last stop on our tour. P checked us in at the airport andContinue reading “Analogue Adventures – Orient Escapade 1982 – Bangkok – Singapore”

Analogue Adventures – Orient Escapade 1982 – Bangkok

All photos taken on May 11, 1982. Up early again this morning. Looking out of our hotel room window, we could see it would be another hot and hazy day. Pat was starting to react to the heat, strong sun and smog and did her best to cover up against the sun’s rays. To continueContinue reading “Analogue Adventures – Orient Escapade 1982 – Bangkok”

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