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“They're called Tuk-Tuks because this is the sound the engine makes when it is idling,” Thailand 2013
“They’re called Tuk-Tuks because this is the sound the engine makes when it is idling,” Thailand 2013

‘Two great ladies. Two great friends”, Thailand 2013
‘Two great ladies. Two great friends”, Thailand 2013
John celebrates his 73rd birthday with a few of the locals, Thailand 2013
John celebrates his 73rd birthday with a few of the locals, Thailand 2013
Two-wheel tractor – “There is not one car in the entire village, only these things”, Laos 2014
Two-wheel tractor – “There is not one car in the entire village, only these things”, Laos 2014
John’s assignment “A new zenith in my career, shoveling cow poo”, Laos 2014
John’s assignment “A new zenith in my career, shoveling cow poo”, Laos 2014
Mrs. Boo in her kitchen – “My personal chef, a Thai version of Whistler's Mother", Thailand 2013
Mrs. Boo in her kitchen – “My personal chef, a Thai version of Whistler’s Mother”, Thailand 2013
“Ratana is much more used to sitting on the floor, where it is cooler”, John’s living room, Australia 2014
“Ratana is much more used to sitting on the floor, where it is cooler”, John’s living room, Australia 2014
John’s Sampan, major misadventure: collided out-of-control with American Aircraft Carrier, Hong Kong Harbor 1962
John’s Sampan, major misadventure: collided out-of-control with American Aircraft Carrier, Hong Kong Harbor 1962
John captaining his Sampan, with a friend on board, Hong Kong Harbor 1962
John captaining his Sampan, with a friend on board, Hong Kong Harbor 1962
John’s sailboat "Mistral” – epic journeys and many misadventures “Another source of much sheer terror and small amounts of joy”, Australia’s Queensland coast 1990
John’s sailboat “Mistral” – epic journeys and many misadventures “Another source of much sheer terror and small amounts of joy”, Australia’s Queensland coast 1990
Ann, a sailing companion during three months aboard Mistral cruising to the Coral Sea. . "The things I put this poor girl through!” Australia’s Queensland coast 1990
Ann, a sailing companion during three months aboard Mistral cruising to the Coral Sea. . “The things I put this poor girl through!” Australia’s Queensland coast 1990
John’s Hi-Ace Camper driven 7,500 Kilometers [4,660 miles] for eleven weeks around the Australian Outback in 1990 "My ancient campervan Abigail broke down five times on the way to Darwin."
John’s Hi-Ace Camper driven 7,500 Kilometers [4,660 miles] for eleven weeks around the Australian Outback in 1990 “My ancient campervan Abigail broke down five times on the way to Darwin.”
John and Michi - "Chihuahuas are small but they are not sissies. Here are Coco and Lulu balancing precariously on our kayaks”, Australia 2013
John and Michi – “Chihuahuas are small but they are not sissies. Here are Coco and Lulu balancing precariously on our kayaks”, Australia 2013
“Buddhism plays a big part in everyday life”, Thailand 2013
“Buddhism plays a big part in everyday life”, Thailand 2013
John with Michi and friends - "Michi shouts me lunch, to celebrate my surviving 39 blasts of Nuclear radiation”… “Friends are true riches!" [Last line in the book], Australia 2015
John with Michi and friends – “Michi shouts me lunch, to celebrate my surviving 39 blasts of Nuclear radiation”… “Friends are true riches!” [Last line in the book], Australia 2015
John and Michi at a Ball - "James Bond, eat your heart out!"  Australia 2013
John and Michi at a Ball – “James Bond, eat your heart out!” Australia 2013
John (L) and friends kayaking with crocodiles, Australia 2013
John (L) and friends kayaking with crocodiles, Australia 2013
John’s Oasis, Australian Outback 1990
John’s Oasis, Australian Outback 1990
John’s tent - “I am too old to crawl around on my hands and knees and put my trousers on lying down on my back!"  Australian Outback 1990
John’s tent – “I am too old to crawl around on my hands and knees and put my trousers on lying down on my back!” Australian Outback 1990

John with Bonzer wearing a shirt aboard Mistral - “Blind old Bonzer, my beloved Bluey cattle dog, wearing one of my shirts because she was cold", Australia’s Queensland coast 1990
John with Bonzer wearing a shirt aboard Mistral – “Blind old Bonzer, my beloved Bluey cattle dog, wearing one of my shirts because she was cold”, Australia’s Queensland coast 1990