Category: Past Times

In 2020 the Covid-19 pandemic has kept me ashore for the season and, prompted by the discovery that it was now easier to scan old slides and photos, I decided to add some descriptions of past times for which I have photos (mainly travels and cruises) – for my own enjoyment!

Past Holidays

This is a place holder – it will be an index to descriptions and photos from some past holidays I’ve been on.

1974: GATE

(place holder only) GATE was the GARP1 Atlantic Tropical  Experiment and took place off the west coast of tropical Africa in summer 1974. It was...

1975: Seattle Summer

My first visit to the USA was for a summer school at the University of Washington in Seattle, Washington State. I was sponsored by a NATO air-sea interaction scholarship.