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Antwerp & Bruge.

From our base in Brussels, we spent two days exploring two small cities a quick and easy train ride away. I’ve been super slack since these outings and can’t remember many details about them at all (need to keep up with this blogging thing, not forgetting is the whole point! 218 more words


Uyuni - Where I Go "Missing"

(Apologies for the silence – I have been in Bolivia where the wifi is so poor you’re lucky if your phone gets the time correct. I will be catching up over the next week or so!) 3,016 more words


Salzburg & Hallstatt.

New day, new country (after passing through another to get there – crazy small Europe!) and new group of travel buddies. Our first stop in Austria was Salzburg, and the beginning was fairly disastrous with some wrong directions and the bus not letting us off at our stop, but quickly improved. 602 more words


Here I Go Again... (Part 1)

5/08/15 t0 5/14/15 (PART 1/2)

Forward: This leg of the trip includes camping and then biking from Winchester Bay, OR (same place I fished 200,000 lbs sardines) all the way to Portland, OR and then taking a train from Portland, OR across six states to Lacrosse, Wisconsin.   2,757 more words


AT - PA New Tripoli Campsite to Lehigh Gap 12 miles

Day 4: June 23, 2015

This day garners a “holy shit” in my book.  It began with a 0.2 climb out of the New Tripoli Campsite.   798 more words


Water Filter & Treatment System for backpacking trips

In a backpacking trip, finding the water source, and treat water for drinking and cooking is important.  I usually need 6 liters of water daily, and I need additional 3 liters of water for my dog (an 80 lb. 2,243 more words


Mongolia Photos (Part 1)

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**Please note that all pictures can be zoomed in further by clicking “Full View Size” on bottom right of the first enlargement** 2,320 more words