Tag archive for "Mongol Rally"

Field of sunflowers

Adventure Travel, Featured

Looking for Excitement This Summer?

7 Comments 17 July 2012

I looked out the window of my Turkish bus and my stomach seized up in knots. My eyes focused in on the field of yellow sunflowers and I was immediately reminded of how I spent my last summer – driving through endless fields of sunflowers through Central Asia on my way to Mongolia. My mind [...]

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Featured, Inside My Head, Mongol Rally

Traveling with Strangers

18 Comments 25 October 2011

Before I departed on the Mongol Rally, when I told people about what I was doing this summer they were surprised, but consistently it was one topic about the epic road trip that fascinated people most. It wasn’t the inappropriate car or the length of the trip. It wasn’t the fact that my team had [...]

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Kindle

Digital, Featured, Mongol Rally

Stay Connected – Travel with a Kindle

15 Comments 18 October 2011

I found a new piece of travel gear this summer which I’ll never leave home without any longer. As I raced through the Mongol Rally, my new Amazon Kindle was probably my most used travel gear after my camera. I used it constantly, yet I never finished a book during the whole 5 weeks of [...]

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Blue Skies Ger Village

Featured, Mongol Rally, Mongolia

What’s it all for?

9 Comments 11 October 2011

As much as participating in the Mongol Rally was to satiate my need for adventure and something different – it had another purpose…a big purpose. It was for this….  For Them… These are some of the children who live at the Christina Nobel Foundation Blue Skies Ger Village in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia. It serves as a [...]

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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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