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Solo Lake District Walk - March 2014 - Day 6

Day 6 was the other spare day of the walk plan, as such there wasn’t much in the way of walking to do.

For this walk the spare day was a necessity as the train journey from the Lake District to my home is around 8 hours, so I had to be camped nearby overnight to allow me to catch an early train so that I could get home at a reasonable time. 583 more words


His Name's Enrique, We Can Trust Him

Alcohol may be the most obvious of coping strategies, but it was travel that helped me make it through college without committing any acts of domestic terrorism.  1,345 more words


#100Days Photo 13: Clarke Quay, Singapore

Like most Filipinos, the first international travel I did was in Singapore, back in 2010. It was mostly a choice of Singapore, Bangkok or Hong Kong at the time. 152 more words

Activities And Itineraries

Training for Grand Canyon Backpacking Tour

How is the training going for the Grand Canyon Backpacking Tour, you ask? Well, there is both bad news and good news.


Backpacking Judge Davis Trail to Wilson Valley

I solo’ed to Wilson Valley recently. After a light drizzle, hundreds of salamanders came out. There were so many that it was hard to walk without stepping on them. 36 more words


Istanbul - Part Two

Taksim —> Prince’s Island

Taksim has a completely different atmosphere to Sultanahmet. It’s still very touristic, don’t get me wrong, but it has more of a ‘scene’ going on. 738 more words