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PLOV!! - Uzbekistan National Meal

Today we had finally tried the Uzbekistan national meal of Plov in Samarqand, Uzbekistan. Costing only 12,000 Uzbek SOM each (just under $3), this delicious meal consisted of flavoured oily rice with cuts of meat and sweet carrots chopped into cubes. 30 more words


Appalachian Trail - All of Maryland - Day 1

Appalachian Trail – All of Maryland! – Pennsylvania Border to ATC Headquarters(Harper’s Ferry, WV) – Backpacking Day 1
Type: One way
Hours: Open 24 hours… 1,360 more words


Three Questions You Ask When Starting to Plan a Trip

When is it best to go? The perfect time is usually May or September for most countries to avoid the crowds. Flights are always much cheaper and its usually still very warm at these times. 257 more words

Money Saving

One Month in India

I’m doing the craziest thing I’ve ever done.

In one month, I fly to India. For a month. And I’m going alone.

I’ve always loved travelling solo. 467 more words


"symptoms such as dizziness, anxiety, and nausea all the way to seizures, brain hemorrhages, and heart attacks"

This is not going to be new advice to anyone, but I’m going to share it anyways…If you ever get the chance, drive across the country, DO IT! 1,235 more words


The Adirondack Mountains - Northville Placid Trail

We have a trip planned in May to head back out to the Adirondacks to do another section of the Northville Placid Trail. I can’t wait to get out there again. 423 more words


Dartmoor April 2015 Solo 5+1 Day Walk - Day 2

Day 2 was a relatively short day in terms of distance. It was planned that way as I knew that the terrain that I had to cross on the Northern Moors is some of the most rugged terrain that Dartmoor has to offer. 2,671 more words