San Blas

San Blas Islands, Panama Interesting set of islands.  Only have time for a brief update due to limited connectivity. There are 360 islands in this chain spreasd out over 100 miles; where only the Kuna are allowed to live here, but we can sail and anchor here.  Most...

Part II Year End Photo Review

Welcome back to part II of this adventure.  Last blog entry I started to pick my ten best  images of 2015. I was not successful  editing down to ten  but went from 7554 images at the start to 13.  The first culling  was  easy – going from 7554 to 184 but the...

Life among the weird

“To have been young, then to have grown older, and finally to die is a mediocre existence, for the animal also has that merit. But to unite the elements of life in contemporaneity, that is precisely the task”     — Kierkegaard Back in Portland, where...

//WL2K Darien Province Update

Quick update on our Darien Province excursion. There will be more detail and photographs in a blog entry to come. We have been traveling in the Gulf of San Miguel part of the Darien Province for nine days. The trip brought all kinds of unexpected surprises. First, we...