Monthly Archives: January 2013

Escape to Liwa Desert

Last weekend, Rebecca and I left the city behind and set out for the Liwa Desert.  The Liwa is the northern most reach of the sand dune desert of Rub al Khali which extends well into Saudi Arabia.  Its huge … Continue reading

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Home for the Holidays

On December 20th, Rebecca and I flew home to Calgary.  Rebecca’s mom, Bev, and her sister, Paige, were there to greet us and take us out to Strathmore.  Over the next few days, we kept busy catching up with friends … Continue reading

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