Abidjan, Ivory Coast

July, 1991 My dears, Abidjan is as glitzy as ever, and after 5 days of rain and mud up to here in Bamako, it’s ok for a little R & R! This has been a hard working but heavily nostalgic trip. I’ve been wined and dined by old friends in Dakar, Bamako and here. WhatContinue reading “Abidjan, Ivory Coast”

Saint-Raphael, France

June, 1973 You can imagine the beautiful view our room has. It is delightful weather – the Mediterranean is so blue today. Walked across the road and down to the beach this morning – we all got a little sunburned, I’m afraid. Have been resting and washing our clothes this afternoon. We looked through someContinue reading “Saint-Raphael, France”

Nyeri, Kenya

June, 1968 Had a nice time at Treetops – saw lots of wild game. It is beautiful here (Mt Kenya)- and chilly. Have a fireplace in my room which I use. Meetings going well but saddened by death of R. Kennedy. (McGeorge) Bundy leaving tonight for funeral. Love Here I am hiking in to TreetopsContinue reading “Nyeri, Kenya”

San Juan Teotihuacan, Mexico

Imposing ancient Pyramid of the Sun, Almost seven hundred feet at the base, rises to a height of over two hundred feet. This postcard is from the 1960’s. It looks much different today with a lot more excavations. I climbed this several times. Below a friend of mine is climbing it in the late 1970’s.