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Backpacking In The Roan Highlands, Day 1 - Carvers Gap to Overmountain Shelter

October 14, 2017

While I’ve done a lot of day-hiking so far this year, I haven’t done any backpacking. Now that Summer has ended, I figure that it’s the perfect opportunity to get out, sleep under the stars, enjoy some cooler weather, and possibly take in some early Fall colors. 958 more words


On the Pembrokeshire Coast Path - Part 2

The morning dawned bright and sunny with the promise of another good day, and we were looking forward to slightly easier walking than yesterday as the ups and downs were said to be just slightly easier. 1,686 more words


A day in Dubai

After three months of travelling through southern and eastern Africa I was beyond ready for decent WiFi and some down time. I had two days in Dubai before I flew to Central Asia and I’m not ashamed to say I spent one of the days hiding from the heat in my dorm, making the most of the internet. 892 more words


(YNP II)-Journey Or Destination

(Been busy preparing for an exam. Had no patience to work on the blog the last three weeks. And also just returned from a official trip to Washington DC. 673 more words


On the Pembrokeshire Coast Path - Part 1

Some three years ago I backpacked the whole of the Pembrokeshire Coast Path during a very cold, wet and windy April and despite the weather, I fell in love with that rugged coastline. 1,168 more words


Vietnam part 2: Hoi An, Hue and Hanoi

Hoi An may be one of the most tourist-heavy places we visited in Vietnam (not definitely, but it’s close) but surprisingly it was a breath of fresh air for us. 749 more words


Chill out in Cape Town

Cape Town has always been on my bucket list. At first it was just a popular African city with good views. The more I learned about it, the more I realised there was so much more to it. 832 more words