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Total Eclipse - July 11, 2010.  Anna Island in the Tuamotu Archipelago
northeast  of Tahiti

Traveler's Corner
Welcome to Traveler's Corner where you share your expedition experiences and pictures or enjoy the adventures of other Betchart travelers.
Please note: Some of the links may not be working - please be patient!

We now have a SmugMug page! - or see below for specific expedition

NOW FEATURING: photos from some older trips recently posted to SmugMug!


Wild Alaska Escape
August 2023 (link to Lindblad - NatGeo Portfolio)

Discover Eternal Japan (Heritage Travel Log PDF 23MB)
June 2023  (link to download page for the Slide Show 4 GB (very large))

Nabatean & Roman Heritage of the Levant
May 2023 (link to SmugMug)

Bali - East Timor Total Solar Eclipse
April 20, 2023 (link to SmugMug)

Bali - East Timor Total Solar Eclipse
April 20, 2023 (link to the YouTube drone video by the ©Amin Barreto)

West Australia Total Solar Eclipse
April 20, 2023 (link to SmugMug)

California Superbloom - Death Valley
April 2023 (link to SmugMug)

Alaska Aurora Borealis
March 2023 (link to SmugMug)

Galapagos 
February 2023 (link to SmugMug) (Link to Lindblad - NatGeo Portfolio)

Journey To Antarctica: The White Continent
Aboard National Geographic Explorer
November 27, 2022 (link to Lindblad - NatGeo Portfolio)

Wild Greenland Escape
July 12, 2022 (link to Lindblad - NatGeo Portfolio)

NEW!!!  Galapagos Video on YouTube 
May 2022 - by Bill Little

Galapagos Lunar Eclipse - AAAS 
May 2022 (link to SmugMug)

Galapagos Lunar Eclipse - Planetary Soc
May 2022 (link to SmugMug)

Wild Alaska Escape: Sitka To Juneau
May 29, 2022 (link to Lindblad - NatGeo Portfolio)

Wild Belize Escape
February 9, 2022 (link to Lindblad - NatGeo Portfolio)

Wild Baja Escape
February 7, 2022 (link to Lindblad - NatGeo Portfolio)

Wild Galapagos Escape
February 3, 2022 (link to Lindblad - NatGeo Portfolio)

Antarctica Eclipse: South Georgia & Falkland Islands (link to Oceanwide Portfolio)
November 26, 2021: PDF Version

BOTANICAL ALASKA
June 28-July 8, 2021: Pictures thanks to Ersten Imaoka (Link to Flcker)

UPPER AMAZON
October 2019 - Link to Lindblad-National Geographic Slideshow. 

CHILE TOTAL SOLAR ECLIPSE
June/July 2019: A TOTAL SOLAR ECLIPSE - by William J. Bechaver

WILD & PREHISTORIC FRANCE
May 2017: (link to SmugMug) Photos thanks to John Perry

BALI SULAWESI ECLIPSE
February 25–March 10, 2016: Pictures thanks to Lenka Panackova

IN SEARCH OF AMELIA EARHART
2015: Pictures thanks to Lenka Panackova

KASHMIR & LADAKH & Other Travels! 
August 29-September 11, 2015: Thanks to Sue Rollinson

XINJIANG & HUNZA
August 31–September 17, 2014: Thanks to Diane Wagener

CHINA BY RAIL
June 2014: (link to SmugMug) Photos thanks to John Perry

EXPLORING ALASKA'S COASTAL WILDERNESS
YouTube video of Humpback Bubble Net Feeding
June 2014: Thanks to Justin Gibson

TANZANIA - YOUTUBE VIDEO
December 2013:  Thanks to Mark Opitz

ATLANTIC CROSSING TOTAL ECLIPSE (Pictures)
YOUTUBE VIDEO
UTAH PUBLIC RADIO PODCAST - "Solar Eclipses-A look into the Skies" by Mary Hess, who's second eclipse was on this expedition. 
October-November 2013:  See the Total Eclipse from Star Flyer!

WILD INDONESIA
August 2013: Wolfgang and Helge Gunther

Arizona Skies
April 2013: Thanks to Peter Patzig and Elisabeth Zurcher
 

ALASKA AURORA BOREALIS
March 2012: Thanks to Brad Josephs

DISCOVER BURMA
February 2012: Thanks to David Morrison

EXPLORING ALASKA'S COASTAL WILDERNESS
June 2011: Thanks to Alan Leshner

CHILE AND EASTER ISLAND
January-February 2011: Thanks to Russ and Beth

MARRIAGE IN ANTARCTICA
December 2010:  Thanks to Andy Snow & Tara

WILD ICELAND
June 2010:  (link to SmugMug) Photos thanks to John Perry

SOUTHERN ITALY
April 2010:  (link to SmugMug) Photos thanks to John Perry

KINGDOM OF NEPAL 2009
November 24-Dececember 6, 2009:  Thanks to Peter and Marie Laursen

TURKEY
2009:  (link to SmugMug) Photos thanks to John Perry

ALASKA AURORA BOREALIS VIDEOS Part 1 & Part 2 
March 2009:  Thanks to Sujen Sun

HIMALAYAN KINGDOM OF NEPAL
March 2008:  Thanks to Tom and Bonnie O'Brien

INDIA WILDLIFE SAFARI
2007:  Photos thanks to Charles Wyttenbach

ANCIENT MACEDONIA
2007:  (link to SmugMug) Photos thanks to John Perry

MADAGASCAR - Photos thanks to Hal Gordon
August 2006:  SmugMugPhotos thanks to John Perry

DISCOVER BURMA
2006:  Photos and descriptions thanks to Dr. Chris Carpenter

KAMCHATKA LAND OF MYSTERY AND MISTS
July 1-15, 2005:  Photos and descriptions thanks to Wally Strauss

KAMCHATKA LAND OF MYSTERY AND MISTS
2005:  
Photos thanks to Ralph Selfridge

THE TIBETAN PLATEAU
2005:  Photos thanks to Virginia Smith-Rader

KAMCHATKA
2004:  (link to SmugMug) Photos thanks to John Perry

NEW YEAR'S IN OAXACA
2004:  Photos thanks to Roger Eichhorn

SICILY: A MYTHICAL LANDSCAPE
2003:  Photos thanks to John Perry

Iceland/Greenland
September 2003 Iceland/Greenland
People
Scoresbysund Fjord System, East Greenland Landscape

KAMCHATKA LAND OF MYSTERY AND MISTS
July 3-18, 2003 Petropavlovsk-Kamchatski & Several Other Places on the Kamchatka Peninsula in the Russian Far East, Siberia, Russia.

LAKE BAIKAL EXPEDITION
2003:  Photos thanks to Ralph Selfridge

China Backroads - See China from 40 years ago!
1986 (link to SmugMug) Photos thanks to John Perry


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