Archive for April, 2013

Coronation Everest

Coronation Everest
An Evening with Jan Morris. May 8, 2013, 7 pm – 8:15 pm. New York City. What a treat! Jan Morris is on these shores, in conversation with the roving conversationalist Don George (and on the handsome stage of the TimesCenter auditorium). A benefit for the American Himalayan Foundation, click here for more information and
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Beautiful Whale

Beautiful Whale
An aquanaut of the first order, Bryant Austin creates mesmerizing high resolution portraits of the great whales in breathtaking life-size. With nothing more than a Hasselblad studio camera, snorkel, a lot of time and an inspired idea, the California-native traveled to Tonga, the Great Barrier Reef and Dominica in the West Indies, loitering with these
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Sarapiquí, Costa Rica

Sarapiquí, Costa Rica
Kindly contributed by Richard Garrigues, author of The Birds of Costa Rica (and of Finding Birds in Costa Rica, a website dedicated to birders interested in Costa Rica). The Sarapiquí region is one of the most species-rich birding areas in the country, offering easy access to excellent birding sites in the Caribbean lowlands and foothills.
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Africa by DC-3

Africa by DC-3
Kindly contributed by Peter Gardiner, who counts himself fortunate to work with WWF. Tooling around on a chartered DC-3 from the ’30s is a grand way to travel. Ours was truly the most wonderful trip to Africa with a great group and outstanding wildlife encounters. Everyone had multiple leopard sightings — and I mean full-on
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