Going through my media library this morning, I found this group of photos taken in the Great Swamp back in the day. On early versions of this blog, they were used as the top banner image. I hope you like them as much as I do!
Some varied views of the sky over New Jersey. Quickie photos snapped on my mobile.
With Bonus Whale Spottings
Yup, flip through the photo gallery to see the blue whale that was spouting and snacking on tasty beds of krill when we passed by.
When people say Oakland is a nightmare, ignore them.
Road trip up to the top of Whiteface Mountain. Spectacular views.
How did I manage to go 26 years without the over-the-top spring color of the Reeves-Reed Arboretum?
Go figure. It’s been that kind of summer. Then Saturday in rained all day. But still at sunset we were able to walk down to the beach after (an early) dinner and see a rainbow over the ocean. Also on the agenda, a trip to Sandy Hook and a walk up the lighthouse. Plus, cool…
This one runs from Kingston down to Ellenville, NY — maybe 25 miles. We did a very small portion of it, but there were still a few nice things to see as the sun went down.
Somehow, the little hamlet of High Falls, NY, is a food Mecca. E. and I had brunch this morning at the astonishing Dupuy Canal House. This 200+ year-old building houses a rambling array of dining spaces that hold from an intimate gathering of two to a party of over 20. The restaurant itself is something…
Finally, a summer vacation! Here’s the first waystation, a scenic overlook over the Hudson River somewhere on 9W.