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I am completely blown away by the Lofoten Islands. It’s so quiet and serene, unlike any other place I’ve been.

The Ultimate Travel Destination
Robert Reid, nationalgeographic.com
I’ve been tran­scrib­ing two boxes of trav­el jour­nals I keep stashed under my desk. I’m far from fin­ished (deci­pher­ing bus-bounced scrawl on coffee-stained pages takes time), but a clear pat­tern has emerged. Wher­ev­er I was mak­ing my entry…

The Ultimate Travel Destination
Robert Reid, nationalgeographic.com

I’ve been tran­scrib­ing two boxes of trav­el jour­nals I keep stashed under my desk. I’m far from fin­ished (deci­pher­ing bus-bounced scrawl on coffee-stained pages takes time), but a clear pat­tern has emerged. Wher­ev­er I was mak­ing my entry…

Sri Lanka: nirvana for beach lovers
Stuart Butler, lonelyplanet.com
Sri Lanka over­whelms the sens­es. The air is heavy with the scent of jas­mine, the food rich­ly spiced and the land­scape one of utter beau­ty; the radi­ant green rice pad­dies, forests of sway­ing palm trees and moun­tains puck­ered in tea…

Sri Lanka: nirvana for beach lovers
Stuart Butler, lonelyplanet.com

Sri Lanka over­whelms the sens­es. The air is heavy with the scent of jas­mine, the food rich­ly spiced and the land­scape one of utter beau­ty; the radi­ant green rice pad­dies, forests of sway­ing palm trees and moun­tains puck­ered in tea…

On solo adventures in naturematadornetwork.com
Photo: Jeffrey PangASK MOST ANY Manhattanite what their dream-home is, and they’ll tell you: “a one-bedroom apartment.” In a place where you’re rarely alone for more than a couple hours, being alone isn’t a problem — actually, it’s more…

On solo adventures in nature
matadornetwork.com

Photo: Jeffrey PangASK MOST ANY Manhattanite what their dream-home is, and they’ll tell you: “a one-bedroom apartment.” In a place where you’re rarely alone for more than a couple hours, being alone isn’t a problem — actually, it’s more…

The World’s Most Dramatic Coastlines
minube, huffingtonpost.com
Sum­mer has offi­cial­ly drawn to a close, and the sunny days of sprawl­ing on the sand are num­bered. For fans of the coast, though, the end of sum­mer doesn’t nec­es­sar­i­ly mean the end of beach trips. The world is still full of spec­tac­u­lar…

The World’s Most Dramatic Coastlines
minube, huffingtonpost.com

Sum­mer has offi­cial­ly drawn to a close, and the sunny days of sprawl­ing on the sand are num­bered. For fans of the coast, though, the end of sum­mer doesn’t nec­es­sar­i­ly mean the end of beach trips. The world is still full of spec­tac­u­lar…

Another one… since I’m just so excited about the trip I booked yesterday!
Flights departing from NYC for selected dates from Jan to March are around $500 via fly.com.

(flickr: ralph oechsle)

Another one… since I’m just so excited about the trip I booked yesterday!

Flights departing from NYC for selected dates from Jan to March are around $500 via fly.com.

(flickr: ralph oechsle)

Looking forward to the jaw dropping views of Norway
(flickr: prohank)

Looking forward to the jaw dropping views of Norway

(flickr: prohank)

condenasttraveler:

How to Hike in Patagonia

condenasttraveler:

How to Hike in Patagonia

bbc.com

This country does not do nature on a small scale. It is a land of earth-shattering glaciers, fjords of epic proportions and countless coastal islands scarcely touched by civilisation.

Wish I could pack my bags and go now…

Hiking the John Muir Trail: Going Out to Go In
Eric Leifer, nationalgeographic.com
“I only went out for a walk, and final­ly con­clud­ed to stay out till sun­down, for going out, I found, was real­ly going in.” ~ John MuirDraw­ing wild-eyed wan­der­ers and scruffy-haired men from around the world, the 211-mile John Muir Trail…

Hiking the John Muir Trail: Going Out to Go In
Eric Leifer, nationalgeographic.com

“I only went out for a walk, and final­ly con­clud­ed to stay out till sun­down, for going out, I found, was real­ly going in.” ~ John Muir

Draw­ing wild-eyed wan­der­ers and scruffy-haired men from around the world, the 211-mile John Muir Trail…

10 Amazing Photos of Places You Need To Visit
By Pamela Masin, oprah.com
You’ve thought of Paris, the Great Wall of China and the Amazon rainforest. We’ve thought of the not-so-typical yet completely remarkable places to book your next picture-perfect getaway.

10 Amazing Photos of Places You Need To Visit
By Pamela Masin, oprah.com

You’ve thought of Paris, the Great Wall of China and the Amazon rainforest. We’ve thought of the not-so-typical yet completely remarkable places to book your next picture-perfect getaway.

Amazing Road Trips
National Geographic Society, nationalgeographic.com

Amazing Road Trips
National Geographic Society, nationalgeographic.com

Europe’s Most Spectacular National Parks
minube, huffingtonpost.com
For most peo­ple, the word Europe evokes thoughts of world-famous muse­ums, delec­table cui­sine, and his­toric cities stud­ded with icon­ic mon­u­ments and vibrant cafés. How­ev­er, Europe is also home to some truly stun­ning stretch­es of…

Europe’s Most Spectacular National Parks
minube, huffingtonpost.com

For most peo­ple, the word Europe evokes thoughts of world-famous muse­ums, delec­table cui­sine, and his­toric cities stud­ded with icon­ic mon­u­ments and vibrant cafés. How­ev­er, Europe is also home to some truly stun­ning stretch­es of…


The layman’s guide to hiking the Himalayas by Ed Douglas, The Guardian, skift.com
A sign seen at Everest Base Camp in Nepal. Rick McCharles / Flickr Hindu scriptures say that in “a hundred ages of the gods” you could not do justice to the Himalayas. So where do mere mortals start? Knowing where to go in an area 10 times the siz…

Just in time to answer to PWHL’s challenge. It’s gonna happen. Wait and see. :)

The layman’s guide to hiking the Himalayas
by Ed Douglas, The Guardian, skift.com

A sign seen at Everest Base Camp in Nepal. Rick McCharles / Flickr Hindu scriptures say that in “a hundred ages of the gods” you could not do justice to the Himalayas. So where do mere mortals start? Knowing where to go in an area 10 times the siz…

Just in time to answer to PWHL’s challenge. It’s gonna happen. Wait and see. :)

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