Though we were not hiking up the mountain, it was still a very uphill task getting to the top, and even more painful (as in life) to come down. 463 more words
2 weeks, 3 days ago
Spent the last few days considering what may lay ahead in 2016. Much of the previous 12 months has been peppered with events and emotions I’d rather not repeat. 428 more words
2 weeks, 4 days ago
Recently I went on an excursion with a friend of mine at Mount Teide (Tenerife, Canary Islands) and we took some pictures.
Now I was watching them and I decided to do a quick photo retouching, combining two of the pictures we took. 224 more words
9 months, 2 weeks ago
Ankle surgery at the end of 2014 meant that my holiday leave at work had started to pile up and I would have to use it by the end of March. 1,759 more words
10 months, 3 weeks ago
The Pressure Valve
It’s freezing. The sun is slowly clearing the crater wall, turning the volcano an intense deep orange. The slopes look like they’re on fire, which they once were… a long time ago. 52 more words
1 year ago
Stan's blog - Sharing (not only) my flying experiences...
Pico del Teide, or Mt. Teide is Spain’s highest Mountain. It is 3.718 mtrs high (= 12.198 feet). It was always my dream to climb with a plane to this altitude to see it from above. 125 more words
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