Tag Archives: sunset

Emergency Exit

As I mentioned in this prior post, I had an emergency exit from Saipan. As I have mentioned before in my posts about transports, these things come up suddenly, but also not so suddenly. (The following should really be added … Continue reading

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Leaving Saipan

It’s true. There are constantly rumors flying around about people leaving and coming to Saipan — it’s part of life here. There are always welcome dinners to attend to bring people into the fold and there are always farewell beach … Continue reading

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Some beautiful parts of the island

Recently, my group adult ukulele class (blog post eventually to come about this) changed locations and so every other week, I get to go to a part of the island I don’t frequent as often. This is a screen shot … Continue reading

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Looking backwards before looking forwards

I think a lot of people do this inherently but maybe not explicitly… Looking backwards before looking forwards to the new year. I recently read this post from jasminestarblog.com… It’s that time of year. You know, the time of year … Continue reading

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Some Thanksgiving Thoughts

Happy Thanksgiving to all! I am about to leave for Japan but wanted to post some random thoughts I’ve had before I leave. This morning, I did the Turkey Trot — which in Saipan, means that you start from Lower … Continue reading

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Wing Beach Snorkeling

Wing Beach is an area that is not quite readily accessible by car but.. can be accessible if you are willing to off road it a little bit. It is also possible to park your car out by the road … Continue reading

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Uploads and Downloads

There has been an ongoing discussion about what you can and can’t complain about nowadays — it’s a shift in our minds from being in a post-disaster state. If you have power and water, you are not allowed to complain … Continue reading

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