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Jan 15, 2014 - Muktinath -Marpha
As soon as it was a suitable time I was up and packing and trying to find out what the soonest time we could leave on a jeep or bus. Caleb was feeling a lot better and Kelvin a little, Thomas was still coughing but other than that ok. We had hot drinks for breakfast and waited till we could get a jeep at 9:30. Happy to make the short walk to the jeep/bus stop (that's all Kelvin saw of Muktinath ). There were 10 in the jeep, including the driver and it was good to see the boys smiling and enjoying the bumpy ride, "like a roller coaster"....Jump to full entry
Nov 18, 2011 - Amy is a tough chick: an ode to Amy
Warning: this can get a bit sappy and cheesy, and will probably repeat of a lot of info in the trekking entry (coming soon)
Not too long ago Amy’s soon-to-be sister-in-law, Andres, gave Amy the nickname “orchid.” It seemed like a great fit and Amy embraced it quite quickly. Like an orchid, Amy can be fragile and delicate, and yet possesses stunning beauty.
But there was always something about this nickname that didn’t sit well with me. Over the years I have seen in Amy an inner strength and toughness unbefitting of any orchid, and our...