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A Long Weekend in the Berner Oberland: Setting up Camp in Stechelberg

We arrived to Stechelberg with rain.  We set up our tent as quickly as possible and found a small low tree covering to cooking dinner on our mini gas camping stove.   102 more words


Skookum Falls: Is it worth it?

I think any time someone is presented with a challenge, the first question that pops into their head is: Is it worth it?

Is the extra effort at work worth missing out on family time? 907 more words


Beauty in Autumn

In a recent post I talked about the ever changing pallet in our woodlands and how, in autumn, the word colour quickly sums up the appearance of woodlands at this time of year. 118 more words


Did You Hear? Waterfalls

New music! Sometimes old music. Music that we love!

The title of this column is “Did You Hear?” and I’m fairly sure that for the vast majority of you, the answer this time is “yes.” So maybe this week we change the name to “Did You Hear (that ridiculous bass line that should have been blowing your mind for the last 20 years)?” 83 more words

Did You Hear?

hiking Chapada Diamantina National Park, Brazil

Chapada Diamantina National Park (Parque Nacional da Chapada Diamantina) in Brazil gets great reviews on Trip Advisor.

… the altitude of the park is between 800 and 1000 metres above sea level, although parts are as high as 2000 metres above.

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Perak, Malaysia: An awesome state with few tourists

Perak is on the western side of peninsular Malaysia, north of Kuala Lumpur. We did a lot of driving around the state of Perak to explore various things.  851 more words