Tag Archives for dolphins

25Oct2010

That Rockstar Feeling

Z's face cropped against sea background

We saw some amazing things from the roof of the slow boat the other day. Flying fish. Not just the big, silvery ones, threading running stitch across the sea like giant needles. But little dark critters, gliding low, low over the wavelets like flocks of aquatic sparrows, slender wing-fins carrying them for as much as […]

22Feb2010

Dolphins on the Mekong

img_0260

I was eighteen when I read about the pink freshwater dolphins on the Amazon. I’ve dreamed of seeing them ever since, and Z and I will do this later on this journey. In the meantime, though, we stopped in Kratie on our way back from Ban Lung, Ratanakiri, to see the Irrawaddy dolphins on the […]