Tag archive for "adventure travel"

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Adventure Travel, Ireland, Photo of the Week

Week In-stagram Review Killarney Ireland

2 Comments 09 October 2014

This week I crossed oceans and time zones and landed in my 61st country – Ireland.  I am so happy to finally make it here as 8 years ago Ireland was on my original itinerary, and thanks to my obsession with Asia – I never made it here.   The Adventure World Travel Summit is what [...]

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Canada, Featured, Photo of the Week

Week In-stagram Review Great Bear RainForest

9 Comments 03 October 2014

This week I found myself in the world of fiords, rain forests, bears, whales, and remote rustic luxury.  When I landed in the Great Bear Rainforest in British Columbia Canada it felt other-worldly, sort of like New Zealand or Antarctica.  I could hardly believe that a landscape and experience like this was so accessible to [...]

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Adventure Travel, Australia

Australia from Above

14 Comments 05 August 2014

The first time I ever went up in a hot air balloon we had a crash landing. Ok – maybe that’s a bit melodramatic but I did end up with a bloody knee and a whole bunch of people on top of me as the basket drug along the ground. I called it a crash [...]

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Adventure Travel, Australia

Pioneering the Scenic Rim Trail

10 Comments 10 July 2014

I waited at the edge of the road as the big truck passed by in low gear slowly climbing up Cunningham Gap otherwise known as Highway 15 in Queensland. I thought about what this pass would have looked like 186 years ago when explorer Allan Cunningham discovered it in 1828. After multiple attempts, he discovered [...]

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Australia

Overcoming Fear in Your 40’s

15 Comments 05 June 2014

When was the last time you did something for the first time? A month, a year, 5 years, 12 years ago? Of course as we get older the time-frame seems to get longer and longer. When we were younger – everything was new and a ‘first’ – and then something happens. Are we too busy, [...]

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Rickshaw lightening

Adventure Travel, India, Inside My Head

Rickshaw Run Thrills and Agony

10 Comments 03 June 2014

“The thrill of victory and the agony of defeat.” I can still see the poor skier loose his balance and slide down the mountain with skis criss-crossed and pointed every direction. He seemed to bounce across the ground as the well-known words are spoken to kick of the Wide World of Sports every Saturday when [...]

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Rickshaw Run Video

Adventure Travel, India

The View Inside My Rickshaw

4 Comments 29 May 2014

I already showed you the view outside my rickshaw during the Rickshaw Run, now it’s time to get a little glimpse of inside our rickshaw and what some of the ups and downs of driving this tin can 2,300 miles in India was.  I’ve put together a little Rickshaw Run video – however, I am [...]

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Adventure Travel, India, Travel Advice

Rickshaw Run FAQ’s

8 Comments 20 May 2014

Thinking about doing the Rickshaw Run after following our experience in April 2014? You’ve read through all the adventurous marketing hype and you are ready to sign up! But wait – you’ve got a few Rickshaw Run questions first such as how do you determine a route, where do you sleep, where do you eat, [...]

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Sherry traveling the world

I'm Sherry, a corporate cube dweller turned nomadic traveler. I travel to off-the-beaten-path destinations to bring you unique travel experiences and photography. But it's not just about travel, it's also about life experiences of a middle age wanderer.
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