Turk Pipkin

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In Over My Head

Apr 30, 1999 By Turk Pipkin

When I decided to put in a swimming pool, I had visions of supermodels doing the backstroke in my back yard. Instead, I got one big headache after another.

Oh, Say, Can You Sí?

Aug 31, 1997 By Turk Pipkin

Until recently, I couldn’t. Then I enrolled in language school in the charming Mexican town of Guanajuato, and two weeks later I was comfortably conversant in español.

A Whale of a Tale

Dec 1, 1995 By Turk Pipkin

In a remote Mexican bay, you can touch a forty-ton gray, watch her lovely, enormous baby rub playfully against your boat, and ponder the mysteries of the natural world.


Apr 30, 1993 By Turk Pipkin

Far away from the crowded urban courses, there’s an older, saner game. Welcome to the pleasures of nine-hole golf and sand greens.