Category Archives: Rivers

Still Green

A river cruise through the Hudson Valley in October is a great way to enjoy the fall colors.  Except when it isn’t. Fall is a little late this year.  Some blame hurricane Irene.  Others, advance notice of my trip.  Impossible … Continue reading

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Hudson River School

Indian Summer has arrived in Poughkeepsie, New York.  Blue skies and warm temperatures coax everyone outside.  In our case that meant a boat tour on the Hudson river. At the end of the ride we returned to find the dock … Continue reading

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Hadrian’s Wall

Hadrian’s Wall stood as the northern edge of the Roman Empire for hundreds of years.  For the next thousand years it functioned as a quarry.  Surrendering it’s stones to Cathedrals,  Castles and farms. Amazingly, there is still some wall left. … Continue reading

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Westminster

The Thames is the heart of historic London.  The reason London exists.  Even before the Romans arrived it was thought to be far enough up river to prevent flooding and far enough down river to be relied upon for transport, … Continue reading

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The Intertidal

Wet as the bottom of the ocean at high tide and dry as a the sun can get it at low tide the intertidal zone is where the waves break. When filming those waves, every effort is made to position … Continue reading

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Trees, Water, Stone

The ocean that all this water is so eager to reach is a long way off.  If mountain snow had a brain the Tree and Rock would think it lost when they heard Snow’s plan for the sea. It is … Continue reading

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Falling for Yosemite

This week ‘s escape to the real world will either save you the trouble of a difficult hike or oblige you to make a little room on your bucket list. Yosemite Falls is the highest waterfall in North America.  The … Continue reading

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