Blog Entries tagged 'mountains'
Travel Blogs Entries tagged 'mountains'
- Lake Taupo to Mount Ruapehu - Day 62After 9 weeks away we needed a hair cut so we went to a little place in Lake Taupo and my hairdresser was from near Leeds! She had quite a strong accent and said the people there didn't understand Posted by staceywaugh in Waughs around the World | Mar 25, 2013
- South Africa – 4 friends, a Mercedes, sharks and a 211m jumpWe made it to our hostel in Johannesburg a little disappointed – miles out of the way therefore a fortune in a taxi and no mod cons or wifi as we were expecting – nevertheless, it suited our biggest requirements Posted by moseyingmizuiks in Morning Coffee | May 1, 2013
- A journey to the top of nowhereThe wind is blowing at a thousand knots; if I let go of the rocks I’m afraid I’ll be whisked away across the vast blue sea. The sun is shining, yet its warmth is lost by the wind. I am Posted by piratejax in Latino Li(o)ving | Apr 29, 2013
- Inca Trail | Day 2 | “The Challenge”Maximum Altitude: 4,200 m/13,776 ft
Minimum Altitude: 3,000 m/9,840 ft
Distance Travelled: Approx. 16 km
Approximate Walking Time: 7-8 hours / Ascent up: 900 m
[b][[http://s1347.photobucket.com/user/annatruong1/slideshow/Facebook/Inca%20Trai Posted by alwaysexploring in Never lost, always exploring | Nov 21, 2012
- Getting back to NatureSeven years ago, on our very first overseas adventure together, we met two loca Belgian sisters with whom we spent a very fun week with in Cambodia. We only spent a few days together, but they proved to be such Posted by ladiesofleisure in A year or so of Misadventure and fun | Apr 27, 2013
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Driving across the rigors of remote territory and along paths that have rarely seen any person pass by in the last year, makes you wonder why Posted by TeamScrumptious in Mongolia 2014 (chasing the dream) | Apr 26, 2013
- On top of the world in Nepal“NAMASTE”. This is probably the first and last word that you will hear and use when you visit Nepal. It means “hello”, “goodbye”, “good morning”, “good afternoon” or “good evening”. This greeting is spoken with the hands together as Posted by slowwalker in Keep walking! | Jul 1, 2008
- Australia. Observations from a campervan on a rainy day.
Day 3 on the road in Vinnie the Van. The last 2 nights we have parked on the roadside as it's cheaper than in caravan sites, which in any case a Posted by Loodersatlarge in loodersatlarge | Apr 15, 2013
- San Pedro de Atacama - Days 44 & 45After my sickness the day before and not eating for about 36 hours, I felt really weak, so the first day in San Pedro de Atacama was a quiet one, to make sure I was well enough for the stargazing Posted by staceywaugh in Waughs around the World | Mar 7, 2013
- Kiwi Rail's Scenic TrainsIt wasn't my original plan but having revised my itinerary to fit in Easter in Hawke's Bay I ended up with back-to-back trips on all three of Kiwi Rail's Scenic Train Routes, the nearest thing New Zealand has got to Posted by FrancisRTW in My Career Break Trip around the World | Apr 4, 2013
- Uyuni - Day 42It was a 7am start for an awesome day ahead. After a quick breakfast we set off to the first stop, which was some quinoa fields. Along the way we saw the snow capped mountains ahead and lots of Llamas. Posted by staceywaugh in Waughs around the World | Mar 5, 2013
- Tombstone Territorial Parktravels from Whitehorse, Yukon to Tombstone Territorial Park & back!
Posted by jessica_w in into the great wild open | Apr 7, 2013
- Sucre to Uyuni - Day 40Another day, another bus. Today we headed to Uyuni, from where we'll start our 3 day tour tomorrow, setting off at 9am and not getting in until 5.30pm. Not the longest bus journey we've taken but it sure felt like Posted by staceywaugh in Waughs around the World | Mar 3, 2013
- Sucre - Day 39Following another fruit smoothie from the market to help with our minor hangover, we booked our bus tickets to Uyuni and our hostels in Uyuni and San Pedro de Atacama. I can't believe we're going to pay more than £50 Posted by staceywaugh in Waughs around the World | Mar 2, 2013
- Mountains, Oceans and Amazing ViewsHave you ever had one of those days where you just knew it was one of the best days of your life? That's the way I felt the entire day on Tuesday.
Mike and I had decided to rent Posted by Jengt in Jenny sees the World | Mar 28, 2013
- CANAIMA NATIONAL PARK, VENEZUELAOn our last day in Venezuela we flew from Margarita Island to Canaima National Park on the mainland. We took a 40-seater twin propeller plane. The flight itself was incredibly scenic! We got to see the islands/beaches, Andes Mountains, Amazon Posted by ChantelleS in See the World Through My Eyes | Mar 27, 2013
- The last entry for "3 Weeks in Thailand"[center]We arrived in Bangkok from Chiangmai around 6am, hopped in a mini-bus to the airport where we bought disgusting, overpriced 'breakfasts' then found a quiet corner to sleep in for 4 hours, before checking in for our flight.
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- How’s the serenity – Torres del Paine
The main reason for our sail south was to stroll the ‘Big W’ in the infamous Torres del Paine National Park in Patagonia, which attracts 150,000 punters each year. For those unacquainted Posted by ladiesofleisure in A year or so of Misadventure and fun | Mar 23, 2013
- La Paz - Day 34We got up at 7am, had a quick breakfast of jam and bread - getting bored of this as a breakfast option now! - and headed over to Vertigo Biking. Apparently we were late, as the woman last night had Posted by staceywaugh in Waughs around the World | Feb 25, 2013
- Summer 2012 Part I - The PDF VersionsHello all!
I hope this works. Since beginning the blog, I've been looking for a way to link and share the PDF newsletters I previously created here.
I have now found that way (go back to the [[http://katya42.travellerspoint.com/4/|Taxi entry]] to find Posted by katya42 in A Bibliophile Abroad | Mar 15, 2013
- Isla del Sol, Copacabana - Day 32Today we took a boat ride to Isla del Sol, which is in Lake Titicaca. We bought the tickets yesterday, which includes drop off and pick up on the island and a trip to the floating islands in Lake Titicaca Posted by staceywaugh in Waughs around the World | Feb 23, 2013
- Machu Picchu - Day 26We started early, around 5am, as the train to Machu Picchu left at 6.10am. The hostel organised a packed breakfast for us and we ordered a packed lunch too, so our bags were full to the brim with food for Posted by staceywaugh in Waughs around the World | Feb 17, 2013
- Cusco to Ollantaytambo - Day 24After delaying for three days due to the floods we were finally on the road to Ollantaytambo, a small village in the Sacred Valley where we would get our train to Macchu Picchu in 3 days time.
We travelled by Posted by staceywaugh in Waughs around the World | Feb 15, 2013
- Lima to Cusco - Day 21Our flight to Cusco this morning was at 9am so another early start. The plane was tiny, 2 by 2 seating, and the flight attendant was taking pictures of the inside of the plane before we set off, which I Posted by staceywaugh in Waughs around the World | Feb 12, 2013
- Miao Homestay[center][/center]
The next part of the trip was a complete change of pace, as we arrived in Nande village for our Miao homestay. Nande has a long history, but a recent event - the arrival o Posted by Andrea R in Andrea's Asian Adventures | Mar 6, 2013