Nepal: Rick’s Trek to Soloban for Mini-Hydro-Electric Project

Nepal: Rick’s Trek to Soloban for Mini-Hydro-Electric Project

In late 2005, Rick volunteered in three projects that would help him decide the kind of international economic development work he would find most satisfying as well as where we might attempt to live.  Project number two was intended to be short-term. Friends wanted...

2011 Walleigh Travel Journal: New Zealand and Australia

JANUARY 1 – 29, 2011 . On Mon., Feb.21, 2011 a shallow quake of 6.3  (in Sept. 2010 there was a 7.1) occurred right under downtown Christchurch, collapsing buildings, killing—as of Feb. 24–nearly 100 and trapping up to 200 in many buildings’ rubble.  7 weeks ago...