The deep-fried Oreos at the snack bar inside the Mermaids casino used to make for an unhealthy but tasty treat when visiting Fremont Street in Las Vegas. Sadly, the casino shut down just a few weeks after @kathryn and I shared this order. June 2016. πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡²

Happiness awaits at Old Bushmills Distillery, Northern Ireland. Taken on my state-of-the-art Palm Treo 650 smartphone, with all its glorious 0.3 megapixels, in August 2006. πŸ₯ƒ

Statue of Abraham Lincoln, Mexico City, July 2018. πŸ‡²πŸ‡½

One could be forgiven for not thinking this looks like the beer selection of an Irish pub. The draft choices were similar. McCarthy's, Mexico City, February 2020. πŸ‡²πŸ‡½

The domestic departure area is much more utilitarian than the international terminal. Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport, France. September 2016. πŸ‡«πŸ‡·

There was just enough rain for a rainbow during this past weekend's hike at Shaw Butte.

People are literally dying for this Mediterranean view. Mariner Cemetery in SΓ¨te, France. January 2015. πŸ‡«πŸ‡·

While planning a trip to attend a wedding on the Hawaiian island of Kauai, my wife proposed we see the Na Pali Coast during our stay. She suggested we could visit by helicopter or by sailboat. I said a helicopter sounded like a lot of fun. Apparently I had only been offered the illusion of choice, and I spent six hours trying not to vomit. 🀒 July 2012.

Just some clouds and green fields. Driving through somewhere in South Africa, January 2016. πŸ‡ΏπŸ‡¦

Remember when you could sit shoulder-to-shoulder with strangers, sipping coffee from a mug that had been only casually washed, enjoying condiments from containers shared by half the restaurant? It sure seems like it was more than six months ago.

Sometimes I just feel like taking pictures of pay phones. Spain, I think. September 2004. πŸ‡ͺπŸ‡Έ

Eva PerΓ³n gravesite. Buenos Aires, Argentina. October 2017. πŸ‡¦πŸ‡·

Usually I don't even try to take sunrise photos because the sun brings out the imperfections in the lens of my low-budget smartphone. This one taken this morning came out okay. It's the same trail as yesterday, but I started a few minutes earlier today. It was almost as crowded as yesterday. πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡²

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