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Through images and words, I want to share two decades of my travel adventures, as well as my love for gardening. Visitors can’t really know a place and its people from a brief encounter. Yet we can appreciate humanity’s richness and diversity, and understand better where we fit in this world.

welcome

Through images and words, I’m sharing two decades of travel adventures, as well as my love for gardening. Visitors can’t really know a place and its people from a brief encounter. Yet we can appreciate humanity’s richness and diversity, and understand better where we fit in this world.

Pictured above: Plains of Bagan, Myanmar (Burma)

The only thing that excites me more than dreaming about the next adventure is getting my passport stamped at the destination’s immigration counter.

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Traveling to Portugal Part II: Douro Valley and Porto

I learned to drive with a manual transmission on a used 1960 Vauxhall and still enjoy a “stick shift” when driving in Europe. So it was, with our white Fiat hatchback rental. We packed our bags, loaded them in the trunk, and headed northeast out of Lisbon, towards the Douro River Valley. I “popped the clutch” a few times with lurches and stalls, but once I settled into the Fiat’s rhythm of gears, it was (mostly) smooth sailing on the good road

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Dakshineswar Kali Temple in kolkata

I'm happiest on the road someplace I’ve never been. I try to capture in my images the grandeur and intimate moments of places I visit.

Journeys

With a storyteller’s insight and respect, I observe both everyday and extraordinary stories from my experiences. My curiosity about each place’s history helps me better understand its culture.

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Snapshots and anecdotes offer quick observations from life on the road, in the garden, and at home.

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