All posts tagged: travelblogs

The Hardest Night by Adriana Páramo

It’s 11 pm. I’m standing at 15,715 feet, outside my tent on School Hut Camp, and on the final push to the top of Mount Kilimanjaro, the tallest freestanding mountain in the world. My hands feel frozen inside my ski mittens I can’t feel my […]

The Quest by Roopal Badheka

  Pure decadence, that’s what I remember most about the last time in Monte Carlo.  But I had been 17, and my idea of decadence was stifled by the necessities of life as a teenager. I no longer wear the constraints of youth.  Maybe it […]

Water Fight in Thailand by Lisa Reily

I wait outside the hotel with my luggage when a pick-up truck pulls up beside me, attracting the eyes of staff in the swish Bangkok hotel I have stayed in for two nights, alone. The truck is full of excited Thai people, mainly women and […]

Free Niagara by Susan Sinclair Edele

The noise created by 75,750 gallons of water falling with 280 tons of force is like nothing I’ve heard before – maybe a roaring train with blizzard-like wind. We heard it – this roaring, swirling swooshing – the instant we stepped out of the van and […]