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Java 1985-1993

  • Java 12
    Historic photos of Java Coffeehouse Gallery, Simayspace, ABC Books, the Art Academy.

Holland 2004

  • Back Garden
    Hello to You, I am in the Netherlands from March 24 through March 31, 2004. Enter the site and click on thumbnails to see images and my comments. Please enjoy and if you want to communicate back - e-mail me at [email protected]. Regards, Doug

Western Europe Spring 2005

  • Indian Last Supper
    From March 15 through April 3, 2005 I will be traveling with my friend, Charles, through Holland, Cologne, Paris, and London. Click on the thumbnails to see larger images.

Vietnam 2005

  • Farewell
    Fall of 2005. Sharon and I are going to Vietnam for two weeks - finishing the journey with two days in Angkor Wat, Cambodia. We leave November 19th and return December 2nd.

Grand Circle of the Alps

  • Auf Wiedersehen
    Hello - I am traveling in Switzerland from March 23 to April 5, 2006. I will be staying with Ricardo Carbajal (a friend, painter, and Mexican-American who lived in San Diego for years) and his new wife, Gabriela (a friend, a native-born German-Swiss) at their home outside of Zurich. Then for one week we will adventure together on a grand tour through Switzerland and its Alps.

West Texas

  • Stop
    It is time for the May camping expedition. This year the three week circle will proceed through southern Arizona, to west Texas as far down as Big Bend National Park, through New Mexico and Santa Fe before looping home. Trip dates are May 7th through May 25, 2006.

Mexico 2006

  • Buenas Noches
    Sharon and I arrive in Guadalajara Saturday October 21, 2006. We fly out of Morelia on Monday the 30th. What happens in between...

Zurich - Berlin 2007

  • Jawlensky 1933
    2007 Zurich + Berlin.

The South

  • Thats It...
    Sharon and I are at the Sehoy Plantation for a Kleinfelder Board meeting.

Stuart's Mexico

  • Agave
    Stuart Burton and I spent 5 days from September 13 - 17, 2007 at his place in Baja Mexico. These are images to capture the spirit of those days.

Philadelphia - Texas

  • That's it...
    Another trip documantation...

Paris January 2008

  • James Douglas Morrison
    Winter in Paris.

Montreal 2008

  • Au Revoir
    Montreal - One week of immersion from 10/18 - 10/25/2008.

London 2009

  • Cheerio
    I will be in London from March 16 through the 26th of 2009. Click on an image to see the entry. Images are posted in chronologic sequence.

Spain 2009

  • Hasta Luego
    Sharon and I are in Spain from May 12 through June 2, 2009. The first week will be in Madrid, followed by a week in Extremadura, and finishing with a week in the Moorish south (Seville, Cordoba, Granada). The images on this and the following pages (click on the arrow at the bottom of the index page to advance) are in chronologic sequence. Click on an image to go to it. Then move forward or backward by using the tools in the upper left corner of each page.

Ireland 2009

  • Clonmacnoise
    Sharon and I are in Ireland from September 22 through October 7, 2009. The images are ordered from first to latest. Enter the album and then click on the left-hand thumbnails to advance or move backward.

Arizona 2009

  • Bisbee Panorama
    Between November 5 and 13, 2009 - we have driven a circle through southern Arizona. We played golf every other day for a total of four rounds.

Mexico Cruise 2010

  • Acapulco Panorama
    Sharon and Doug sail on Carnival Spirit to Acapulco, Zihuatanejo, and Manzanillo from February 15 - 23, 2010.

Agua Caliente

  • Slot Canyon
    The group camp in the Anza-Borrego desert March 13 thru 15, 2010. Click on the thumbnails.

Japan 2010

  • Sayonnara
    For three weeks in April 2010, Sharon and I will be in Japan. Click on thumbnails to navigate. They are organized by ascending posting date.

San Francisco August 2010

  • San Francisco
    August 12 through 26th, 2010. Summer in San Francisco. A walker's view.

Italy 2010

  • Sharon and I are in Italy from 9/21 through 10/13/2010. I will be adding images daily so check back for updated content.

Guatemala 2011

  • Coban
    Sharon and I are touring Guatemala from February 19 through March 4, 2011.

Desert Camping 2011

  • Red Rocks State Park
    For one week, March 27 through April 1, 2011 - we drove a 930 mile ellipse, camping in Joshua Tree, Mojave National Preserve/Kelso Dunes, Death Valley, and Red Rocks.

Belgium 2011

  • Salukes Antwerp
    I am traveling in Belgium from April 12 through 27, 2011.

Spain 2011

  • Es Todo
    Sharon and Doug are back in Spain from September 20 through October 11, 2011. This trip we will be exploring the northern aspects of the country.

Chile 2011

  • Adios
    From November 8 through November 30th we are traveling in Chile.

United Kingdom 2012

  • Farewell
    London: March 20, 2012 through April 4. Then one week in Edinburgh; returning home on April 11, 2012.

China 2012

  • Home-Happy
    From October 15 through 28, 2012, Sharon and I are touring China.

India 2013

  • Namaste
    We leave on January 13 for India. We return February 1, 2013.


  • Au Revoir
    Sharon and I are traveling from March13 through April 3, 2013. The first two weeks we are in southeastern Spain and the last week in Marrakesh.

Salmon River

  • Take-out
    From July 1, 2013 through the 8th, we engaged in a wilderness camping and white water rafting trip on Idaho’s Salmon River. What follows are my impressions.


  • Good Night
    Sharon and I are off to London (October 15 - 22); Berlin (October 22 - 29). I will continue on to Amsterdam from October 29 - November 6, 2013.

Mexico 2014

  • Hasta luego
    March 25 - April 8, 2014 : Sharon and I are in central Mexico (Leon, Guanajuato, Dolores, San Miguel de Alllende, Queretaro, and Mexico City).

Boise Graduation

  • Marlee
    Our week started with 2 days in Walla Walla, Washington and then concluded in Boise to attend niece Marlee's graduation. May 12 - 18, 2014.

Africa 2014

  • Goodbye Africa
    Sharon and I are traveling from August 19 through September 7, 2014. This trip includes London, Victoria Falls in Zambia, and then South Africa.

Portugal 2014

  • Adeus
    October 8 through 25, 2014 Sharon and I will be in Portugal.

Yucatan 2015

  • Hasta Luego
    Sharon and I took a week touring Mayan sites in the Yucatan from January 27 through February 4, 2015.

Israel - Jordan 2015

  • Farewell
    From April 8 through 24, Sharon and I will be traveling through Israel and Jordan.


  • Sharon the Great & Doug Goodenough
    Sharon and I are in Russia from June 9th through 22nd, 2015.

Canada 2015

  • Farewell
    Sharon and I spent two weeks in British Columbia and Alberta from August 5 - 19, 2015.

France 2015

  • Farewell
    Sharon and I are in Paris for a week and then split the second week between Epernay and Strasbourg. September 22 - October 6, 2015.

New Zealand

  • G'Day
    Sharon and I are in Sydney, Australia followed by the south island of New Zealand from November 25 through December 17, 2015.

Big Bend 2016

  • Adios
    April 23 through April 28, 2016 we are in Big Bend National Park in southern west Texas.


  • Hej da
    Sharon and I are in Scandinavia from June 19 through July 11, 2016. We will visit five countries, Denmark, Norway, Estonia, Finland, and Sweden.

Switzerland & Austria

  • Auf Wiedersehen
    Sharon and I spend three weeks using public transport to tour Switzerland and Austria. September 21 - October 13, 2016

Oaxaca + Chiapas

  • Olmec Adios
    Sharon and I travel to Mexico from February 11 - returning February 21st. We fly into Oaxaca and then return from Villahermosa.

Barcelona Sicily

  • Arrivederci
    Sharon and I fly to London for 5 days, then Barcelona for 5 days; finishing off the last 11 days in Sicily. Travel dates are 4/25/2017 through 5/17/2017.

Prague & Poland

  • Do Widzenia
    We are spending five days in Prague and then about two weeks in Poland. Travel dates: July 12 through August 2, 2017.

Southwest Camping

  • Happy Campers
    Sharon and I are camping between Las Vegas and Denver September 28 through October 11, 2017.

Southern Australia

  • G'Day
    From November 21 through December 12, 2017 - Sharon and I will be traveling in southern Australia. Our time will be spent in Tasmania and from Adelaide to Melbourne along the Great Ocean Road.

Costa Rica

  • 27 Quality of Life
    Between January 27 and February 7, 2018, Sharon and I will be in Costa Rica participating in a Road Scholar birding expedition.

Texas 2018

  • Adios
    Between April 14 and 20, 2018, Sharon and I are in central Texas to visit Sharon's family and Doug's longtime friend, Charles.

North Carolina 2018

  • 29 Triple Falls
    Sharon and I are in western North Carolina from May 9 - 19, 2018.

Iceland 2018

  • Bless (Icelandic for Goodbye)
    Sharon and I are in Iceland from June 13 - 25, 2018.


  • Red Lechwe
    Sharon and I are on safari in Namibia and Botswana from September 26 through October 11, 2018.


  • Hasta Luego
    Sharon and I are in Ecuador from January 15 to 31, 2019.

Spain 2019

  • Hasta La Proxima Vez
    We are traveling from April 23 through May 15, 2019. After 5 days in London, we spend a full week in Madrid; followed by a long week driving through the northwest of Spain, Galicia.

Maine 2019

  • Sharon & Doug
    Sharon and I leave for Boston on July 10th. After four days in Boston we drive a circuit through Maine - returning home on July 24th.


  • Homeward Bound
    Sharon and I will be traveling through five countries in the Balkans from September 17 through October 10, 2019.


  • Mingalabar
    Sharon and I will be in Thailand for a week followed by two weeks in Myanmar: January 7 - 28, 2020.

Pandemic 2020

  • Setting Sun
    We spent (4 days 10/4 - 10/8) in St. George, Utah to escape San Diego and the "lockdown" due to Covid-19 in 2020.

Andalucia 2021

  • Adios
    Our first international trip since January 2020 (the start of COVID lockdowns) will take us back to southern Spain for in-depth exploration of Andalucia. Travel dates are Sept. 28th to October 16, 2021.

Costa Rica 2022

  • Trip Map
    From January 9th through the 20th, 2022 we travel to southern Costa Rica to engage with a Road Scholar birding program.

Egypt 2022

  • Salaam
    Sharon and I are traveling with Road Scholar in Egypt from March 6 through 21 of 2022.

Peruvian Amazon

  • Scarlet Macaw
    From June 24 through July 4, 2022 Sharon and I are exploring the Peruvian Amazon. Aboard a river-boat we explore the Pacaya-Samiria National Reserve between the Maranon and Ucayali Rivers.


  • Art Nouveau
    We leave September 24, 2022 flying into Amsterdam. We return October 12th flying out of Brussels. The Netherlands and Belgium are the foci of our travels.


  • Adios Colombia
    We are in Colombia from February 10 through February 26, 2023. Half of the trip will be birding in the northeast and the other half will be split between Cartagena and Medellin,

Joshua Tree 2023

  • Diep Bibimbap
    The group camped at Cottonwood Spring in Joshua Tree National Park from April 16, 2023 through April 19.

London 2023

  • Cheerio
    Over our trip to Great Britain we will spend one week in London, 4 days in Keswick, 3 days in Liverpool, and a day in Milton Keynes before returning home.

Japan 2023

  • Sayonara
    Sharon and I leave for Japan on October 13 and return on October 29, 2023.


  • Adios
    Sharon and I are in Merida (in Mexico's Yucatan) from January 15 through 22nd.