Too many things to do, not enough time to do them all.
There are so many projects to finish. Everybody has noticed that I'm away for 4 months and wanted me to do everything that I would have done in that time, but in the six weeks that I was around this autumn. Somebody's going to have to be disappointed.
Time to concentrate on packing. As usual, there isn't enough space either. Intending to just take the 60 litre rucksack and a daysack on this trip. I'll see how I get on later in the day.
Travelling around to look at volcanoes over the last few years, but also for any other rocks and a few tourist type things on the way. Amongst other souvenirs of my trips, I seem to have picked up a wife (from the USA, although we met in the South Pacific), which has changed the style of my trips, although I still enjoy them. A regular orienteer in the UK and an active Scout Leader for at least 4 decades.
Note that due to limited times to access the Internet, this log will get weeks, or maybe months behind at times. I'll put up a few later entries and fill in the gaps when I can - Note m... full info