Rotorua’s Geothermal Wonders — The Road Goes Ever On

After hiking the Tongariro Alpine Crossing, we finally took some time to chill. We’d already burned up one of our days in Taupo white water rafting and we decided to explore all around the area on our way from Taupo to Rotorua. There are so many geothermal parks and wonders in the area, and none […]

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A Practical Guide to Kilimanjaro Marangu Route — Travelfex

Ever since Johannes Rebmann’s first reports about a snow-capped mountain near the equator Kilimanjaro has not lost any of its magic and attracts around 50000 hikers every year from all over the world to climb through extreme conditions, high altitude and even darkness. If you also plan to conquer Africa’s highest peak then here are […]

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Unforgettable Double Decker Living Root Bridge — Mad about Birding and Travel

I guarantee that a visit to the Double Decker Living Root Bridge will be unforgettable; if not for the beauty then for the hike itself. Double Decker Living Root Bridge? One may be wondering what I am talking about. Well, my family and I were on a 5-day trip to the north-eastern state of Meghalaya […]

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Days 113 – 116: Midsummer Snow, Te Araroa’s Highest Point, And Our Longest Day Yet — gargoyle14

UpOur past four days on the Te Araroa have felt like a full thru-hike. It feels like weeks have gone by since we left the town of Geraldine and began the Two Thumbs Track. We’ve lived and seen more than I would have thought possible in only four days; a lot of it has been […]

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first birding expedition 2020 — The Write Side – South Dakota!

We began at 6:50 a.m. on Saturday, February 22nd, 2020 from our home in Madison, (Lake County) South Dakota. The sunrise was at 7:11 a.m. and we were hoping to get some good pictures of the sunrise as we headed out of town. On the highway near our old farmhouse we first saw a Great […]

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My Experience as a Appalachian Trail Thru-Hiker — HendrixWay

Over a span of 5 months and 10 days starting April 29th and summiting Mt.Katadhin on October 6th, I lived like a dirty piece of #hikertrash. I had quit my my job,ended my lease on my condo and sold my Volvo. This 2,189 mile hike from Georgia to Maine was to be a test of […]

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