Last summer my father passed away. I only mention this because his illness forced me to spend far more time in hospitals than I ever hoped to spend. He spent almost three months in ICU unites, regular hospital rooms and nursing homes. He received kidney dialysis, CAT scans, X-rays, and almost every procedure you can […]
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As I have mentioned many times, and will probably mention many times more, travel makes you perceive a place differently after you’ve been there. (Please read my 2009 essay on Travel and Tragedy and the corresponding quote from Adam Smith.) Last week there were riots and political protests in Tunisia and I watched the events […]
The actual color of African elephants is grey. However, they usually look brown or reddish brown because they cover themselves with dirt to protect their skin from the sun. This photo shows an elephant blowing dirt on its skin.
I just wanted to inform everyone of a new feature on the website. You can now buy prints of most of the images you see on Everything Everywhere. Just click on any image I’ve posted in the last two weeks and you’ll go directly to an order form where you can get prints which range […]
I’ve been in an internet black hole the last several days in Mexico. Here are a few observations from my brief stay in Acapulco, Mexico: I booked a place via Hostelworld.com. It turns out it was quite a bit out of town. The taxi ride from the airport was 610 pesos, and that was the […]