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Thirthahalli Road Trip II | Clique

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While we stayed in a motel in Thirthahalli for the night, the rain never took a break. But we never complained about the perpetual rain, for it only made the place look even more beautiful. 408 more words


Thirthahalli Road Trip I | Meditation & Rock Climbing

Thirthahalli Road Trip I

Pulled these snaps from a road trip I went on four years back to places in western ghat region during monsoon. We din’t hike or explore any wild trails in the dense tropical forests, but instead just drove to places in a little hatch back car and enjoyed the rain. 863 more words


Trail Magic: Leapfrog Cafe

Old Forge Picnic Area, Michaux State Forest, PA, May 2, 2018 — Trail magic in the hiking world is thought of as an unexpected act of kindness, generosity or discovery, or finding exactly what you need most when you least expect it. 798 more words


The Dorset Rambler Approach to Equipment - Footwear

I started a series last week on equipment and my general approach to buying and using walking/camping gear and I said I would follow it up with some more specific posts. 1,415 more words


Road Scholars 2018 Edition

Middle Maryland and the Rollercoaster, Virginia, April 17 – 18, 2018 — If ridgerunners are the first sign of spring, then the start of Road Scholar hikes is the confirmation.  340 more words


MichaelBencik.com, Sketch Book

“Travel does what good novelists also do to the life of everyday, placing it like a picture in a frame or a gem in its setting, so that the intrinsic qualities are made more clear.

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Let's talk about privilege when travelling

I was 19 years old when I first left home after saving for only 4 months, booking a round the world ticket and quitting my job. 772 more words