Our local herd of carabao!
Oh, they have horns.
Dededo Flea Market
Peep the A's hat int he background. (Dededo flea market.)
Boonie Dog at Dededo Flea Market
For Skim, who told me about Korean grapes
Visiting this place makes me cultured.
Gaigi Ha Yu Guini (I Am Still Here), by Kie Susuico [Best in Show]
In Dream I, by Ron Canos
American Dream Deferred, by Kie Susuico
Epeli Hau'ofa: Decolonize The Mind, by Kie Susuico
Latte of Freedom Isn't Actual, by Kie Susuico
Detail of Latte of Freedom Isn't Actual, by Kie Susuico
Photo by Nahono Tsuruga
Island Symphony, by John Dierking
Detail from Bananas II, by Ron Canos
Coconut I, by Ron Canos [Honorable Mention]
Orchids I, by Ron Canos
Our local NPR affiliate!
How we know it's hot here
Pacific Ocean from U of Guam
The aliens are coming
Peace can come from a satellite
U of G!
This is what you bring back from the mainland when you like pasta.
Just for Randy!
This is where baby geckos come from.
Igueldo is glad he's not on this island...
Only on Guam. (Although I bet they sell more of these in Hawai'i...)
Those Tumon hotels.
Trimming those cocopalms.
Perspective makes things funny.
Clouds are awesome.
All cleaned up!
All carabaos want is a white picket fence.
At the company holiday party
Coupla oystahs on the barbie.
Christmas procession carabao!
Santa looks best in an aloha shirt
I like the penguins in the hot air balloon. Hey, could happen!
I'm channeling Keith Haring, but you can't really tell. Outfit by Rebabay.
Does your local public pool have pews??
Wondering if Santa needs a bra
Chamorro language lesson o' the day
Lunar eclipses rock
Y Prospero Año
These people were all posing behind trees in different positions and taking various pictures. It was hard not to go join them...
Yes, that's the Pope
Sponsored by Keebler
They all seem embarrassed
My fish disguise
RIP. Old Agat Cemetary.
Our snorkeling target
Peaceful resting place in Agat
I felt some connection with this gentleman
These are the cutest characters I've seen on island. I am so going here soon. (Closed on Xmas eve.)
Agat Winter Wonderland and Nativity Scene SMACKDOWN
Admit it, you're singing it already
I know what this means, but I'll let you guess. Your Chamorro lesson of the day.
Not made with real turtle
Sorry we have to eat you, little atulai
From Pago Bay. We paid $3.50/lb, surely too much, but it was good!
Beer + Bacon = Successful Xmas fiesta
It was a shame
Soft coco meat to cleanse the palette
I guess technically you're not supposed to drink beer in the pool, but it's Christmas!
Tasty, tasty: chicken thighs marinated in Thai basil, lemon basil, Key limes, onions, garlic, etc., etc.
Potential submission to ThisIsWhyYoureFat.com: Grilled Cheese Burger with sweet potato fries
Didn't really need the onion rings. Xmas eve FTW
Elves will do what elves will do
Christmas eve pig ride!
Christmas on Guam: Cow sculptures + latte stone in Xmas lights
The Obamas and Me
Baby Jesus puttin' on the Ritz
Blue sky in my head.
Two flags. One is ours, the other is ours.
Compelled to repeat.
Shadows are fun!
Life, by Mobil Oil
Mobil wants you to know what's under the sea
Walking toward NYE dive site
Scooter posse! Piti, Guam
USO beach swimming hole. The scooter is jealous it forgot its suit.
Inarajan Pools, Guam
The diving board at Inarajan Pools, Guam
Inarajan Pools, looking toward the Philippine SEa
The whole restaurant crew! (Minus the head cook.) General awesomeness all around
Piña colada. I had to.
Jeff Pirate's Cove, Talofofo, Guam
When we were leaving on scooters, the local Harley chapter rode through. They made more noise than us.
Guam Harley action!
I take driving a scooter very seriously.
Swimming! Manenggon River
Chilling in the Manenggon River, Guam
Manenggon Concentration Camp Memorial
Chomp chomp chomp
One of the cutest boonie pups ever
Tropical nativity scene
Just one of many millions of murals on island...
Are there even enough left to save?
Climbing up on the Ga'an Point guns
Another war memorial, another cannon
I feel welcomed! We're in the south, baby!
One of our local population of 7 million chickens
Guam is scenic!
Umatac is scenic
Does anyone else think this is inspired by Playmobil?
I love carabao
Pensive carabao is pensive
The church at Umatac
Sunset from Fort Soledad
Time has passed
Cotton candy clouds
The whole cannon
A coat of arms ON a cannon? Win.
Oh look, a cannon
Sunsets happen every day
MDA Rental Shop! They help you breathe underwater!
Marching in at Fish Eye. Nice jazz hands, Alexis.
I've not yet found a way around the squinting during entry. Too dangerous to bring your sunglasses in the water...