The movie, The Mission, with Robert DeNiro, Liam Neeson, Jeremy Irons, etc. in a story of the fight between Spain and Portugal for the land of South Ame rica, and the annihilation of the missionaries and the Guarnari tribe of indigenous people who are “in the way” of the acquisition of land and power.
The haunting, outstanding, brilliant musical score for the movie, The Mission, by Ennio Morricone (thought to be his masterpiece), and anything written by this brilliant musician and composer, who also wrote the music for many others that you’ll recognize when you hear them.
As I’ve said many times, “I’ll do anything for fishing.”
“For anyone who’s dreamed of going to The Galapagos Islands, Avalon Waterways (of the Globus Family of Brands) crafted a perfect combination: Travel and Sightsee Ecuador’s diverse mainland for five days, then fly to the Galapagos Islands to board a 42-passenger luxury yacht to ply the waters around these magnificent islands!
The Northern Territory of Australia – sometimes lost in the cachet of other well-known Australia destinations – is flush with unique historical, cultural, and adventure opportunities that include Fishing, Touring, Aboriginals, Crocodiles, Fabulous Long-legged birds, Fly-Ins, Paradise Resorts and Lodges, Waterfalls, Bush Tucker,
My own goals for a recent visit to the “Top of Down Under” were simple: Catch lots of fish in the area’s rivers and ocean waters; learn more about the Aboriginal people who inhabit the area in abundant numbers; avoid the numerous deadly snakes, spiders, and sea creatures for which Australia is known; and, finally, avoid donating blood to the dreaded “mozzies”. Continue reading “Fishing with the crocs at the top of Down Under!”
Located 320 miles north of the Arctic Circle and 500 miles north of Fairbanks, Ukpiagvik, formerly known as Barrow, Alaska, is the northernmost settlement on the North American mainland! A handful of package tours from Fairbanks and Anchorage will get you there, with seats on regular Alaska Airline flights and a tour of Barrow upon arrival. If packages are full, you can try and book your own flight from Fairbanks and arrange for a land tour which is what we did. Continue reading “We’ll always have… Ukpiagvik… (Formerly Known As Barrow)”
An experienced writer with a sense of humor, sense of adventure, and lots of a good stories, Naomi travels the world writing about the outdoors, nature, adventure, general destination, science, and fishing.