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Update 6: Goodbye Mountains

ITALY | Sun, 27 Nov 2016 | By rachelsimonanddog | Views [70]

24.   Arco, Italy (27th September – 4th October): As Pisogne was effectively battening down the hatches for the winter, we decided to go to Riva del Garda on the shores of Lake Garda as we thought that the summer season might be slightly ... Read more >

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Photos: Update 6

ITALY | Sun, 27 Nov 2016 | By rachelsimonanddog | Photo Gallery


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Update 5: Hello Italy

ITALY | Sun, 13 Nov 2016 | By rachelsimonanddog | Views [92]

23.   Pisogne by Lake Iseo, Italy (6th September – 26th September): The drive from St. Anton to Lake Iseo seemed longer than the four hours that it took but with each mile the temperature crept up until we had moved from a daytime temperature ... Read more >

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Photos: Update 5

ITALY | Sun, 13 Nov 2016 | By rachelsimonanddog | Photo Gallery


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Update 4: Goodbye Austria

AUSTRIA | Mon, 31 Oct 2016 | By rachelsimonanddog | Views [88]

21.   Paznaun Valley, Austria (22nd – 23rd August): The only other thing of note that we did in Ischgl since the last update was a walk from the van to the small lake Bergli. Rachel had had her eye on it since we arrived but it involved ... Read more >

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Photos: Update 4

AUSTRIA | Mon, 31 Oct 2016 | By rachelsimonanddog | Photo Gallery


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A Roadtrip to Ladakh

INDIA | Sun, 25 Sep 2016 | By rysha | Views [101] | Video

For the traveler who treasures an inextinguishable fire in his heart, Ladakh is a trigger as well as an arena for self-expression. The surreal landscape exudes an ethereal charm that is elusive and magnetic at once. When my husband and I started planning ... Read more >

Tags: buddhism, dog, food, ladakh, monasteries, mountains, roadtrip

Update 3: Getting Going

UNITED KINGDOM | Mon, 29 Aug 2016 | By rachelsimonanddog | Views [150]

13.    Molveno, Italy (28 th  June – 30 th  June): We left the lovely Lake Idro and headed for Molveno which is another Italian lake but this time in the Dolomites. The town of Molveno was nice enough but, it now ... Read more >

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Photos: Update 3

AUSTRIA | Mon, 29 Aug 2016 | By rachelsimonanddog | Photo Gallery


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Update 2: Getting Started

UNITED KINGDOM | Sun, 28 Aug 2016 | By rachelsimonanddog | Views [118]

1.        Leaving England (30 th  April – 27 th  May): The month between leaving work and leaving England proved to be considerably more hectic than either I or Rachel had expected. With hindsight ... Read more >

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Photos: Update 2

ITALY | Sun, 28 Aug 2016 | By rachelsimonanddog | Photo Gallery


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Update 1: General Stuff

UNITED KINGDOM | Sat, 27 Aug 2016 | By rachelsimonanddog | Views [154]

So, after nearly three months away, I have finally gotten round to writing a blog. The primary reason is to give me something to do in the evenings other than to drink beer and the secondary reason is to share what we have been up to with anyone who ... Read more >

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Photos: Update 1

UNITED KINGDOM | Sat, 27 Aug 2016 | By rachelsimonanddog | Photo Gallery


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Bolzano: naked Germans, flash floods & gelato for days

AUSTRALIA | Sun, 19 Jun 2016 | By anaontheroad | Views [90]

German is a harsh language. It is spat at me through a large smile as I step out of my tent. I reply with a nod and smile, I know he only said good morning, but it sounded like he was insulting me (not to mention just yesterday I was greeted with some ... Read more >

Tags: bolzano, camping, dolomite mountains, europe, gelato, german, hiking, italy, mountains, northern italy

How it all began

IRELAND | Fri, 4 Mar 2016 | By liveanddream | Views [146]

Back in 2014 I attended a talk on trekking to Everest Base Camp with Ian Taylor from Iantaylortrekking and was really intrigued but thought -oh yeah! - that's for other people to do, but maybe not for me - not yet anyway! So, the seed was planted and ... Read more >

Tags: djouce, dublin mountains, glendalough, hills, lough dan, luggala, mountains, trekking, views, wicklow mountains

Himalayas - A Journey Through Challenges

INDIA | Mon, 22 Feb 2016 | By prakhartripathi | Views [127]

A Journey Through Challenges  Marking the end of teenage and welcoming the twenties, both being special occasions called for a big and special celebration. What was common here was the factor “special” but what changed on my 20th ... Read more >

Tags: adventure, astrophotography, himalayas, milky way, mountains, nature, snow storm, sunsets, travelling, trekking

TW(&W)M - 4 - It's a (relatively) Long Way to Tashiding

INDIA | Thu, 21 Jan 2016 | By davidford | Views [150]

After a comfortable and warm night and a copious Rani breakfast of Millet porridge and fruit, buckwheat pancakes and tea I set out with Mafa for a mooch around Yoksum starting with a visit to a(nother) local gompa. Gompa having been bypassed we continued ... Read more >

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'Live Young and Free'

INDIA | Sun, 27 Dec 2015 | By davidford | Views [136]

Live Young and Free is just one of many 'slogans' you can see around here stuck to the top of the windscreens of lorries, jeeps and the small people carriers that are so popular. Others read like 'Jai Ganesh', 'Om Mani Padme Hum', 'Siddartha' and so ... Read more >

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In Kalimpong a day too long?

INDIA | Fri, 25 Dec 2015 | By davidford | Views [145] | Comments [1]

I am probably at my lowest ebb yet on this trip. Nothing terrible but I'm feeling a bit lost and lonely.  I could have titlled this blog Facing Mount Kanchenjunga but fear it lacks originality. Yesterday I took a taxi (300 rupees) to the top ... Read more >

Tags: gompas, loneliness, monasteries, mountains, panoramas

Kanchenjunga

INDIA | Sat, 19 Dec 2015 | By davidford | Views [143]

I have been waking up most mornings around 4-5 am with the sounds and lights of taxis below my 6th (not 5th) floor window as they prepare to take tourists to Tiger Hill to view the sun rise over Kanchenjunga. This morning was no different. Yesterday, ... Read more >

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