I mentioned previously that I was going to be transparent about my concerns as I prepared for this trek. My major obstacle is an anxiety disorder, but I’ll address that in another post. 473 more words
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By Meera Senthilingam
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(CNN) — Mount Everest is the ultimate test for adventurers trying to test their boundaries, but when it comes to climbing this natural monument, one group of people excel — Sherpas. 879 more words
Movies in which people are stranded somewhere and other people sit in a control room trying to save them
This movie literally depicted my worst nightmare. Everything was cold and wet, and the wind was just blowing the coldness and wetness around while everyone was carrying really heavy bags and occasionally just dropping off the mountain to their death. 520 more words
I admit, I have a bucket list. I also admit that a large portion of my bucket list consists of travel items. Some of the standards, like visit all 50 states and all the countries, probably aren’t shocking, but a few items on the list stand out as special to me. 783 more words