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A Retrospective

As 2015 comes to a close, it’s time for Longhorns and Camels to come to a close, too. I started the blog five years ago when we moved to Dubai. I can’t think of many things I’ve done consistently for five … Continue reading

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A Bit of TX and NOLA – A Photo Tour

I’ve been working on setting up an Etsy shop for some of my photos. Who knew it would be so time-consuming? It’s almost ready to open, but in the meantime, a few photos from recent adventures in Texas and Louisiana. (Some … Continue reading

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Dubai’s Skyscrapers: A Photo Tour

When you think of Dubai’s skyscrapers, maybe you think of one of these:   Dubai is full of other interesting buildings that don’t get much recognition. I had planned to spend a day with my camera taking pictures of some of … Continue reading

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A Glimpse of Amman, Jordan

Beautiful Aqaba perched on the edge of the Red Sea.  Shimmering red and gold desert sand punctuated with interesting geological formations in Wadi Rum.  Petra and its rose-colored magnificence.  The beguiling and rejuvenating Dead Sea. Contemporary urban buzz rooted in ancient … Continue reading

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At the Top

Don’t you feel like a bit of a sucker when you are standing in line, with a ticket you paid for, just to get to the top of a building?  I do.  But once I’m peering over rooftops, I don’t … Continue reading

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