Peter Mandel

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The Galapagos by Small Ship

by Peter Mandel

He had to see for himself.

Ecuador. The Equator. The Galapagos Islands.

There is unusual magic in these words. You can read and read about the blue-footed boobie. About Darwin’s five-week visit here and about the seals that yawn when you go near them and that will not scare.

Blue feet. Animals that are not

The Galapagos by Small Ship2017-04-24T02:32:34-07:00

Jungle River

by Peter Mandel

The Amazon is a blur of animals and fish and trees.

The Rio Negro, I am told, is a river like any other. This is Brazil, the jungle, so it keeps tropical fish. It’s an air force base for brightly colored birds. And like the Amazon, which it empties into, it supports our

Jungle River2017-04-24T02:32:35-07:00