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Makgadikgadi Salt Pans


After an indescribably incredible 5-day stay in Botswana's Okavango Delta, we boarded another plane for our final Botswana destination...the Makgadikgadi salt pans in the Kalahari Desert.

Yes.  I did practice saying "Makgadikgadi" many, many times in front of the Little Vumbura camp staff.  I think I (the crazy white lady!) was their daily entertainment...


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Massachusetts's North Shore


(Okay...all my grammar friends out there...I'm already having a dilemma.  To make the word "Massachusetts" possessive, do I add "apostrophe s" or just an apostrophe?  I've never quite figured out how that works....haven't had enough coffee yet for me to ponder it too long...)

Last Saturday morning broke beautifully over the bay bordering the inn where we were spending the weekend in Beverly, Massachusetts.  We had a good part of the day free, so Kim and I and our friends Paul and Jan set off to explore.


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