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On Love and Unwanted Advances

“So,” Lorelai* started, “I got a little too drunk last week.  The kind of drunk where you really don’t realize it until the next morning?”  She ended on a question, leading us to nod in understanding. 1,067 more words

New Hampshire Hiking: Mt. Moosilauke from the Ravine Lodge

In my current quest to find as many excellent hiking trails near Boston as I can, I recently made the two hour drive up to New Hampshire’s Mount Moosilauke via the Ravine Lodge route. 1,085 more words


Boo Boo & the Wildcats

Appalachian Trail – August 21, 2013

Boo Boo and I were finally able to breathe a sigh of relief.  I was able to quit asking rough looking, hairy men if their name was Boo Boo, and Boo Boo was able to stop asking rough looking hairy women if their name was Lucy LuLu. 859 more words


Wonderful for tours to Machu Picchu and Lake Titicaca

We had experiences with two guided tours arranged by ITEP – a 2 day Machu Picchu hike and visit, and a 1.5 day Lake Titicaca tour. 616 more words

Inca Trail

Stone Church and Bear Hill Nature Preserve

October 15, 2017 – Pine Bush, NY

Difficulty: easy

Length: Approximately 1.5 miles

Route type: out and back

Fees: $5.00 per person day use (Bear Hill only) 649 more words


Mongolia, Ulaanbaatar, Terelj National Park. Tips how to go from Russia to Ulaanbaatar, or from Ulaanbaatar to Beijing.

When I was in Russia, in Ulan-Ude (city on Trans-Siberian Railway), I took the bus to Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia, which took around 12 hours.

Bus terminal in Ulan-Ude, Russia for daily morning (7am??) Bus to Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia (In Bus terminal, there is a ticket counter where you can buy a ticket): … 338 more words

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