Blogs Social/Politic

Ice Caving and Glacier Climbing Adventure in Vik, Iceland

Doing an Ice Caving tour was high on our to do list when visiting Iceland, but we thought that because our trip was in the summer months that the activity would be unavailable.  Surely the ice ca... read more

Posted on 6 May 2020 | 5:27 am

Porto-Novo, Benin (Dec. 2016/Jan. 2017)

Bootlegged petrol from Nigeria for sale on the Abomey-Cotonou road.Before a final couple of days in Cotonou, we headed to Porto-Novo, Benin's sleepy capital across the lagoon.Photographing artifacts w... read more

Posted on 18 April 2020 | 4:10 pm

The Guppy Went With Gusto

5 Lebanese Superpowers

We all have superpowers of some sort, one or more special abilities that only you can do and it’s amazing. Mine, for example, is preparing caramel popcorn. Yeap. Some people can read minds, I ca... read more

Posted on 25 September 2019 | 11:56 am

Just a expat, living in Beirut

Cavtat – A Refreshing Alternative to Bustling Dubrovnik

Cavtat, Croatia is located just 17 kilometers south of Dubrovnik in the Konavle valley, southernmost Croatian region.  Pine-covered trails, secluded swimming spots, charming seaside restaurants a... read more

Posted on 30 April 2019 | 10:39 am

My Kind of Weekend in Saudi Arabia

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Posted on 9 April 2019 | 6:02 pm

I Love KSA

Advice Please!!

I’m keen to chat with Australian organisations (commercial, NFP’s, NGO’s or otherwise) who are undertaking (or have done) community development work in the Islamic-majority Mindanao ... read more

Posted on 20 February 2019 | 3:05 am

Russell Walker – Talk to me about Asia!

“Merci, Monsieur Chauffeur”

It is frustrating to ride public buses with someone in a wheelchair when the driver cannot be bothered to assist with boarding or disembarking. Sometimes, his help isn’t actually needed, because... read more

Posted on 20 January 2019 | 11:53 am

American Ginger in Geneva

Working Girl – working in the USA

This week is the one year anniversary of my getting a job in the USA.  It’s been an interesting year. To recap, I am the Deputy Treasurer at my local city hall.  This mostly involves t... read more

Posted on 6 June 2018 | 10:30 pm

Trumbley, Madly, Deeply

My Blog Site has Moved! 

Please visit my new site at the following Web address: read more

Posted on 19 October 2017 | 6:25 pm

Moving to Ireland

How the arts heal at Burns, in Bolivia, and beyond

Before I moved to Bolivia, I was pretty active in the European Burner scene. (Burners are people who attend Burning Man – a vast arts-focused festival in the Nevada desert built entirely by the ... read more

Posted on 28 September 2017 | 7:34 pm

For when my ideas want to get out.

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