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Quick trip to Morocco

Casablanca from the medina Casablanca from the medina

We spent 3 days in Morocco and were able to see the cities of Casablanca, Meknes and Fez. We also visited the ancient Roman ruins of the town of Volubilis. Morocco is a stunning country, and one that I hope to visit again. The medinas are unbelievable in the amount of stalls and the variety of stuff sold, In Fez, you could just get lost in the medina for days. The cultural differences are profound. This was particularly true because it was the start of Ramadan. Volubilis was a facinating walk into the past. In the US, we look at …

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These are a few of my favorite things

These are some photos that I came across that really don’t belong anywhere, but I really like them. So I decided to post them here. Some are from China and some are from Florida and one is a photomosaic that I made of Yankee Stadium (the old one) which contains around 2000 baseball related photos to create the stadium

Crab in midair Crab in midair

Students line up during their trip to the Forbidden City Students line up during their trip to the Forbidden City

Blue heron's reflection Blue heron’s …

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Missing Tibet

I’ll be going to Morocco this summer.  I’m looking forward to it.  But I find myself missing Tibet.  The change in culture was so vivid and the culture itself was so deeply intertwined in the lives of these people, that I wish I could go back and visit again.  Taking into consideration that we were lucky to get there the first time, I think I’ll just have to remember and look at the photos from time to time. This first photo is the marketplace in Lhasa, the capital city of Tibet.



The sky in Tibet was always spectacular and there were times that …

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