San Antonio Zoo

Now that it’s not raining AND is no longer polar cold, I can once again start visiting places again. So here are some photos from an afternoon at the San Antonio Zoo. This is a nice zoo–there were a LOT of species here that I had not seen before or had seen only rarely. The … More San Antonio Zoo

Still Raining…….

It’s been raining steadily here for four days now, so I have just been holed up in the local mall food court. My solar panel can’t charge my battery so I have no electricity in the van, and I’m getting pretty tired of being wet all the damn time. (sigh) Forecast says the rain is … More Still Raining…….

Some Texas Critters

Mostly seen during an afternoon along Riverwalk in San Antonio: Snowy Egret, perched on the edge of a dam Great Egret hunting for fish Double-Crested Cormorant drying his wings Another Cormorant—not the Double-Crested I know from Florida. I think this is a Neo-Tropical Cormorant, which I have never seen before. A pigeon fight A Mallard … More Some Texas Critters

San Antonio Riverwalk

The San Antonio Riverwalk is a lovely walking/bike path that winds its way through the city along the San Antonio River. Here are some photos from an afternoon walk. The Riverwalk In town There are regular water taxis and tour boats Pedestrian bridge A view of downtown San Antonio Trees line both banks The Nueva … More San Antonio Riverwalk