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Taking Steps to Getting Somewhere

The first step towards getting somewhere is to decide you are not going to stay where you are ~ Unknown

Warmer weather is approaching the desert southwest and I’ve been busily preparing my summer escape from this “too hot to handle” town I call home. 246 more words

Winter Wonderland at MacGregor Point

Every fall, I trick myself into believing I like winter. I look forward to the first snowfall, to mornings spent snowshoeing by the river, to glistening trees in the moonlight. 472 more words

Camping

BONUS--Sleep in a Treehouse

I’m big on surprises. I’m not sure who enjoys them more, the person planning the surprise or the person being surprised. It’s fun for everyone! 358 more words

Bonus

A-Z of Cornwall: Part II

Newquay is the place to party.  Full to the brim of beaches, bars, hostels and travellers. There is more surf, strippers and sunsets than you can shake a stick at. 467 more words

England

Kyrgyzstan railway wagons

Kyrgyzstan does not have much of a railway system. A branch line from Moscow extends down from Kazakhstan to Bishkek, the Kyrgyzstan capital; another offers an excruciatingly slow service to Balykchy on Lake Issyk-Kul. 262 more words

Travel

Mongolia

Government building, Ulaanbaatar

Beatles monument, Ulaanbaatar

Make a wish

Dinosaur eggs

Flaming Cliffs

Fermented mare’s milk

One lump or two?

Camels in the Gobi

Ovoo, Mongolian shrine/cairn… 23 more words

Adventure

The Utopia Experiment

By the end of the book Dylan has come to a very different view of the state of the world and the value of ‘progress’. Many of the ideas he starts to share are picked up and explored in more depth in Harvard Psychologist… 57 more words

Tim Sharpe