Adventures in 2018

Point Reyes National Seashore

[happy at a light house]
New year with Mike. Pt. Reyes lighthouse.

[deer and a glass house in the trees]
A lovely glass tree house with local deer visitors. Pt. Reyes, January 2018.

Galapagos Islands and Ecuador

[sunset over the ocean]
Sunset over the ocean in the Galapagos. April 2018

Our boat (Santa Cruz II), iguana, sea lion, crab. April 2018

[land dragon]
Land iguana at Cerro Dragon. March 2018

[tortoise shells]
The newest form of planking. March 2018

If you visit Galapagos, you have to visit tortoises. March 2018

[bird waiting for snack]
Soft white sand beach with sea turtle nests, and a frigatebird waiting. April 2018

[flightless bird and pile of reptiles]
Other unique Galapagos... flightless cormorants and piles of marine iguanas. March 2018

[extinct volcano crater farms]
Ecuador, Pululahua Geobotanical Reserve. April 2018

[gothic church]
Basilica del Voto Nacional in Quito has local Ecuadorean animal gargoyles. April 2018

Desolation Wilderness

[mountains trees wilderness]
Backpacking in Desolation Wilderness. May 2018

Seattle, Washington

[blue green purple glass and plants]
Chihuly art glass garden. Seattle, WA. July 2018


[mountains in the distance]
View from Uetliberg. Zurich. August 2018.

[mini model]
Mike was excited every time a building had a model of itself. Basel. August 2018.

[view from a bridge]
View from Kapellbrucke. Lucerne. August 2018.

[lake and toboggan run]
Riding up the gondola to Pilatus Kulm, we can see the summer tobaggan run we went on. August 2018.

[grand hotel through water]
Behind Giessbach Falls on Brienzersee. August 2018.

[green field valley]
Cows with bells in Lauterbrunnen valley. September 2018.

[so much water]
Trumelbachfalle has 10 very fast moving water chutes. September 2018.

[buildings, river, roses, clouds]
Views in Bern. September 2018.

Amherst, Massachusetts

[flakes on rock]
Beautiful snowflakes fell from the sky! Amherst, MA. December 2018