Blog Entries tagged 'hiking'
Travel Blogs Entries tagged 'hiking'
- Packing listThere are only 8 days until Deryl and I journey off into what we hope will be the trip of a lifetime! This is definitely the most unusual and unnerving trip we've ever done. We don't know what to expect, Posted by DerylandJo in Deryl and Jo do Everest | Apr 20, 2015
- Fun facts about our trip!Top 10 fun facts about our trip!
1. Did you know that Everest isn’t actually the tallest mountain on the earth – that’s right! Although it is the highest point on Earth from sea level, Mauna Kea, an inactive Hawaiian volcano, holds Posted by DerylandJo in Deryl and Jo do Everest | Mar 20, 2015
- Holy Moly! We're off to Everest!
So.....yip, we're definitely going, we're going to Everest, we're going to climb up Everest.....actual Everest....well a part of it anyway, 17,500 ft to be exact. I don't think I'd actually got my head around that until today.
If you Posted by DerylandJo in Deryl and Jo do Everest | Mar 10, 2015
- Walking across the sands
We arrived at around 9pm and after a moment of thinking we'd been forgotten and fending off about 5 touts trying to get business for their own companies we were met by our guy and headed t Posted by Addy21 in A photo a day | Mar 6, 2015
- Robin Hood's Bay to Whitby: A Coastal HikeSaturday , February 28, some friends and I caught a a morning train for ridiculously cheap and ended up in Whitby. From Whitby we caught a bus to Robin Hood's Bay. We wandered around Robin Hood's Bay for a Posted by Kateogan in Studying Abroad in York, England | Mar 4, 2015
- Yosemite National Park and San FranciscoI left LA around midday and got to the Yosemite Rustic Bug Resort around 5:30/6pm.
It was exactly what I was looking for:
quaint wooden cabins adorned the hillside, trees as far as the eye could see and nothing but the Posted by Lady Mantle in Lady M's Worldwide Adventures | Feb 2, 2015
- May/June 2011: Hiking & cycling in TajikistanTajikistan has just ca 8 million inhabitants (the capital Dushanbe 700 000), and although it is the smallest and poorest state in Central Asia, it is still huge compared to NL (but then, every country is huge compared to NL...). Posted by Marie-Jose in Marie-Jose going abroad | Feb 1, 2015
- Day 72 - Karijini walksWell I knew there'd be some early morning movements but I didn't expect them to be quite so early. Some of our companions were up and about at 3am. Fortunately I managed to wait until after 6.
After bacon Posted by pkd064 in Karen and Perry's Oz trip | Jul 2, 2012
- Finding my wayThe last couple of months have gone both fast and slow. I have officially hit the 6 month traveling mark, it’s Christmas and New Year season (and you can’t walk a metre without being reminded of this in Colombia!), Posted by chasingsummer in Chasing Forever Summer | Dec 13, 2014
- Stress & DetoxI like reading about places I've visited either half way through a stay or as I'm leaving, sometimes completely after. It's just more fun that way!
Tepoztlán is derived from Nahuatl and means "place of abundant copper" or "place of the Posted by TravelbyBeach in Tizz•Ventures | Nov 30, 2014
- Montenegro IVDan and I woke up early the next day in Plav, anxious to get a little more info and then get out on a mountain. The map we had picked up the day before outlined a good number of ambitious, Posted by danza in There and back again | Nov 24, 2014
- 我爱厦门OK, that translates as the ubiquitous I love Xiamen (like I heart NY).
Yesterday, Sunday, I went for a quick afternoon hike, using my parks pass for the second time. It was a lovely afternoon and I took photos of views Posted by katya42 in A Bibliophile Abroad | Nov 24, 2014
- Stepping Out of Bounds in Glacier National Park Posted by vicki_h in . | Nov 18, 2014
- Stepping Out of Bounds in Glacier National Park: Day 8Day Eight: Y'all come back now, ya hear?
It was our final day. We love the town of Whitefish but never get a chance to spend any time there on our trips to Glacier National Park, so we had opted to Posted by vicki_h in . | Nov 17, 2014
- Stepping Out of Bounds in Glacier National Park: Day 7Day Seven: MMMmmmm.......SPAM. Said no one ever.
Without electricity, waking up in a room at t Posted by vicki_h in . | Nov 16, 2014
- Stepping Out of Bounds in Glacier National Park: Day 6Day Six: There are no shortcuts to any place worthwhile.
Our destination of the day was Granite Park Chalet and the only way to get to it was to hike 7+ miles. We had a 7:30 a.m. shuttle to catch, Posted by vicki_h in . | Nov 15, 2014
- Mountain SoundSo I set out from Karamea with Kat and Maddy having known them for about 3 days. I already had a pretty good feeling given we had already slid down the side of caves together and had a massive geek Posted by SpannaB in Around the world in 80 songs | Nov 14, 2014
- Stepping Out of Bounds in Glacier National Park: Day 5Day 5: The Bear’s Hump – Harder Than Milking a Grizzly, and Half as Fun.
We woke up to the smell of freshly baking muffins and yawned deeply between crisp sheets that had been lined dried and pressed with lavender. The Posted by vicki_h in . | Nov 14, 2014
- Stepping Out of Bounds in Glacier National Park: Day 4Day Four: Walk faster. I hear banjos.
Matt and I had a boat to catch, so it was “up and at ‘em” very early. After a breakfast of oatmeal with nuts, brown sugar, and dried fruit and some bacon, we said Posted by vicki_h in . | Nov 14, 2014
- Stepping Out of Bounds in Glacier National Park: Day 3Day Three: Canada. Like America, but with bigger beers.
It was breakfast in the car because we had an ambitious day planned. First, we had to make an hour drive from St. Mary to Waterton Park in Canada. Then, we Posted by vicki_h in . | Nov 13, 2014
- Stepping Out of Bounds in Glacier National Park: Day 2Day Two: Two Bears and Counting.
We woke up to a misty morning at the Lake McDonald campground.
[img=https://farm4.staticflickr.com/3953/15528097560_428bca0470. Posted by vicki_h in . | Nov 12, 2014
- Stepping Out of Bounds in Glacier National Park: Day 1Ahhhh….Montana. Home of big skies and bigger mountains. The state of open roads, endless valleys, and a river running through it. A place where the soup of the day is whiskey and there are more plaid flannel shirts than a Posted by vicki_h in . | Nov 11, 2014
- Fall Break! This week, France is celebrating Toussaint, All Saint’s Day. It’s a universal holiday week for schools, and later in the week (the 1st of November) comes the national holiday that everyone celebrates. Posted by NKammerer in Où je me trouve… | Oct 30, 2014
- Sri Lanka - Largest Small Country in the World[center][left]Colombo
Nothing special as a city, Colombo was our stop because of the airport and Indian Visa Centre.
We arrive to from Male to Colombo on Korean airlines (100$), a cheaper alternative to Sri Lankan Airlines, and way less stingy compa Posted by Olga_Gogoleva in SE Asia | Oct 24, 2014
- ...And Back Down SouthAllen and I left Brisbane on October 5th for the long journey back to Kiera and Andrew's house in Sydney. We focused mostly on camping on the beach on the way up and decided to try to find some Posted by cschelz in Round the World 2014 | Oct 12, 2014