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We're back!

It has been quiet here on the blog for a while, but now we are finally back, with tons of new stories to share!

We took a little break from it all, to the Caribbean, before diving back in head first into the fascinating world of mountain ecology. 152 more words


The forgotten world highway

You have to love New Zealand habit of naming regular national routes with appealing names. Route 66, in the USA, does not need any artistic name to captivate the imagination of wannabe explorers of unknown destinations, but who would want to read a post entitled “New Zealand route 43”? 1,364 more words

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Daintree Rainforest Day Tour

On Wednesday I went for a day tour of a small part of the Daintree Rainforest in Queensland with tour company Billy Tea Tours. The day started with me getting picked up at 7am in Cairns and then driving north to pick up the rest of the tour group, a mix of nationalities and ages. 591 more words


What a Hoh

When I moved from Texas, everyone said they’d come visit.  However, the only one I believed was the Ginger; he said he would come visit to go hiking.  359 more words


Border Ranges QLD 2006

When in QLD for a conference, I thought I’d take the opportunity to ask a few guys also attending the conference to join me for a few days up in the Border Ranges. 167 more words


Hawaiian Paradise

Chillin’ in a lush Hawaiian paradise. Everywhere we wandered in the Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden was stunningly beautiful. Can’t wait to go back! Has anybody else been here?