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Last night we decided to just drive until dusk and then find another random pull off for the night. Sometimes you are in the middle of nowhere and can’t find a campground when you need one anyways. We found another grass and gravel pull off of the road that went a ways off the road […]

Europe

August 25, 2017

Day 5 – The Glaciers

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Last night we camped off of some gravel pull off behind some trees at the base of that giant crater. It was not on private property, there were no “no camping” signs, and since in Iceland you can camp anywhere as long as you keep those two rules in mind, we just plopped ourselves down, […]

Europe

August 25, 2017

Day 4 – Myvtan Nature Baths

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First off, about last night.   We saw the Northern Lights! It was amazing. The only thing missing was my husband at my side. I miss him so much!   It was going to be a short night since we were picking up my sister at the airport, so we decided to sleep in the […]

Europe

August 24, 2017

Day 3 – Start of the Ring Road

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Last night. was. cold. I slept in my 20 degree bag in a fleece blanket, in my winter jacket with an extra sleeping bag on top of me. I did finally warm up but it took a long while. By 5 am I stripped off my winter coat and went back to sleep.   We […]

Europe

August 22, 2017

Day 2 – Reykjadalur Valley

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First of all, I’m typing this on my phone so pardon any spelling errors!   The last two days have flooown by. Part of it fun, part of it not.   Not all my posts will be this long I promise. The hype will wear off.   My sister Sarah, my mom and I were […]

Europe

August 21, 2017

Iceland Day 1 – The Golden Circle

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We finally did it! We hiked Mt. Marcy. Highest Peak in NY. (And by we, I mean my family and I minus Adam. Adam wasn’t much up to an all day hike.)   We’d spent the weekend boating, kneeboarding, tubing, and playing sports and I was pretty beat up, sore and tired. Thus, I wasn’t […]

North America

January 19, 2017

Mt. Marcy

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Last minute, my uncle called and wanted to know if Adam and I wanted to go pick up a van for him in Maine, all expenses paid. Free road trip, why not?   It was a long drive, and we had pretty crappy weather all weekend, but I just wanted to post the few pictures […]

North America

June 23, 2016

Maine

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Ever since I met my husband he’s been ranting and raving about how awesome his childhood camping trips to Algonquin were. Now, I finally got to experience it all for myself. I tried to think of one word to sum it all up but couldn’t so I chose three phrases: Gorgeously solitary, adventureously memorable, physically […]

North America

June 7, 2016

Algonquin – Ontario, Canada

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We were supposed to take a day trip to Cayos Cochinos, a portion of the bay islands that have beautiful aqua water. However, we got rained out and the trip was cancelled. So we spent the day relaxing at the house.   The next day we left my in laws at the ferry to Roatan. […]

Central America

February 3, 2016

Homeward Bound … or Not

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My absolute favorite thing we did while in Honduras this year was ziplining. It was what we did on Wednesday. We’d done this about 8 years ago, but the place had gone through some major upgrades and they made the experience 10x better. There is a series of 18 cables with the longest being 1km […]

Central America

February 2, 2016

Ziplines & Hot Spring Heaven

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