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8:49 PM

Hot springs are especially pleasurable in winter

We enjoyed those during our ski trip in Colorado.

5:30 PM

Boundary Waters - our four-day trip

We spent the Labor Day weekend at Boundary Waters - a pristine place near the Canadian border in MN, where motor boats are not allowed.

2:17 PM

Illinois's sandstone bluffs

Don't think that cornfields is the only landscape type in IL. We have, e.g., bluffs here as well, and sometimes we find time to enjoy those.

  • Starved Rock State Park

  • 2013-11-14
    10:52 PM

    Golden leaves and thousands of cranes on the same day - is not it lovely?

  • Golden leaves and sandhill cranes at Jasper-Pulaski

  • Here is our short video shot at sunset:

    12:54 PM

    An inspirational hike in Rocky Mountain National Park

    We spent six days in the park. This hike took most of the second day, though not all of it.

  • Glacier Gorge Trail to Mills Lake

  • 2013-08-19
    8:26 PM

    The first album from our Colorado-Wyoming trip

  • Garden of the Gods

  • 2012-01-04
    9:59 PM

    Aviation History Museum in Kalamazoo (MI)

    This museum is less than three hours by car from our home.

    9:24 PM

    Our summer trip to St. Louis

    9:13 AM

    First five albums from our Jackson Hole trip

    Jackson and vicinity:

    Grand Teton:


    Subsequent issues will (hopefully) include our encounters with one bear, as well as numerous bisons, elks, and coyotes.

    3:51 PM

    Nastassia's School Trip

    Ana's Trips

    The entire 8th grade was on this trip with several teachers and the Middle School Principle.


    Starting the list of new albums - from those posted in the summer of 2005

    Since Fotki doesn’t keep a sufficiently long sequence of “What’s new”, I’ll start the list of albums that we did not send group e-mails about. So if you don’t visit us every day, you might wanna check this list from time to time.


    Posted in early August 2006:

    Door County (WI) trip, June 2006

    Posted in July 2006:

    Wisconsin trip, June 2006

    Posted in June 2006::

    • Mark Town – the site built in 1917 by Chicago Industrialist Clayton Mark Sr.

    Posted in May 2006:

    • Rites of May 2006 - annual U of C Lab Schools international festival; we were running the Russian booth

    Posted in August 2005:

    BTW, here is another person's (Hardy) great picture of Pskov Krom ,
    and here is a nice album about Vitoslavlitsy (Novgorod).

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