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My hotel

After Munich I split up from the group. They were headed back to Barcelona and then to the USA. I wanted to make a few more stops before heading back to the US. 296 more words


It's so hard to say good bye!

You burned for me

Through the smoke and haze
I fixed my gaze

Your mountains high
Your valleys low
The lightening and hail
Put on a show… 33 more words

Pacific Crest Trail

Little bit of summer counting

1 summer

8 countries

2 festivals

16 nights in a tent

1 night on a train

1 night on a bus

1 night on a boat… 152 more words

Alverca to Vila Franca de Xira

8/30 – today we planned an easy day of just 7 miles. Our guidebook recommended a 19 mile day, but we split it, as we are taking our time, and wanted to enjoy the town of Vila Franca de Xira. 297 more words


Booking Tours versus Self-exploring

Free walking tour in Prague, Czech Republic

There are typically two ways to explore a city. You can wander on your own or go on a guided city tour. 175 more words

One week in a Bolivian hospital

When we arrived in Bolivia at 1am, Shannele became very ill and in agonizing stomach pain. This is a bad experience when you are at home in your own town, living in your own house and when you can also speak the language. 1,455 more words

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