Monthly Archives: December 2012

One Year Ago Today… in Kuala Lumpur

One year ago tonight, we celebrated New Year’s Eve in Malaysia with our Mulu-caving friends, Annette and Peter. After indulging (?!) in a taste of durian, we set off for the Petronas Towers, a destination we shared with a few … Continue reading

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One Year Ago Today… An Isthmus Christmas

One year ago today, we celebrated Christmas on the Isthmus (of Malaysian Borneo). We indulged in a scrumptious buffet while it poured rain outside. This year, we’re happy to be celebrating with family in wintery Wisconsin. Best wishes to all … Continue reading

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One Year Ago Today… in a Malaysian Hospital

Our travels in Malaysia famously included me spending a few days in a Malaysian hospital, about which I’ve written at length. Reviewing photos and video on the hard drive, I realized that my medical misadventures occurred this time last year. … Continue reading

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Canyon de Chelly

According to the National Park Service, If these walls could talk, they would tell you that for nearly 5,000 years, people have lived in these canyons – longer than anyone has lived uninterrupted anywhere on the Colorado Plateau. Some highlights … Continue reading

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Dancing with Goblins

The most direct route from Bryce Canyon to Monument Valley is far from direct. And we didn’t take it. We had something else in mind: finding goblins. Our starting point was Bybee’s Steppingstone Motel in tiny (and curiously-named) Tropic, Utah. … Continue reading

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