Monthly Archives: April 2013

The Wildwall at Badaling

For less than the price of a “Rolex” watch, I purchase some beautiful souvenir postcards and gain entry to China’s greatest ruins. 8 October 2005     I am standing at the Second Tower on the Great Wall of China at … Continue reading

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A Night Visit to the Panama Canal

[Written in March 2006 after returning from Santiago, Chile] It is a hazy afternoon, but from the windows of the airplane we can see the skyline of Panama City as we begin our approach to the airport. “Can you see … Continue reading

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