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Trip to Glow Worm Tunnel, NSW, Australia

My trip to Mt. Everest Base Camp is nearing with just 1 week left. I had started preparing myself with reasonable cardio exercises by running wherever possible. 1,244 more words


The Haunted History of the Hoosac Tunnel, Pt. II

October 17th, 1867. Hoosac Tunnel workers are excavating a vertical exhaust shaft intended to be nearly eleven hundred feet deep. Working from the top down, seventeen men had dug five-hundred-and-thirty-eight feet. 498 more words

Coniston Coppermines

Today we visited the Coniston Coppermine valley and admired its rugged, worked landscape, waterfalls and also explored a couple of the tunnels.

The walk was 2.8 miles in total, with approx 750 feet of ascent, but nothing too steep. 556 more words

Great Views


Fast rollercoaster
Another tunnel ahead
Could it be the last?


Umbrella Annulus

This is a big week for images of annular objects and I want to make my contribution from a less cutting-edge end of the spectrum: looking up a shaft from inside the Paris Catacombs. 15 more words


A tunnel to history

Roxas, Palawan was not just my hometown but it is also known as the gateway to the north. It is a 2-3 hours drive from Puerto Princesa City. 517 more words