Travel Blogs from Black Mountain
Gear list for Yo-yo of Appalachian Trail 2014 This includes all winter gear, which will be bounced when not needed. Also includes full gas bottle weight, most of the trip that will probably be filled only half way. Yes, two headlamps, for the extra 2.45oz, I do not mind carrying the extra back up. ULA Circuit pack. 2lb 4.05oz Tarp Tent, Contrail. 1lb ...
My first trip to Europe was in 2012. It all started with my search for ancestors online. I didn't discover anyone new before we left. I wanted to see where my people came from. My mother's mother came from Priverno, a small town south of Rome; her father from Bueu, a small town on the west coast of Spain. My father's side came from eastern Austria/western Hungary. The first trip was very busy - we moved around too much. But we were happy ...
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... a gorgeous snow, but I think we’ll just be wet this Christmas. Fortunately, the rest of my family is happy to skip the snow.
Scott, Danna, Bryn, and I started making snowman and Christmas tree crafts, but only Scott and I lasted. Danna got dragged upstairs to play with Bryn and Daisy (the adorable Yorkie). Bryn isn’t sure about dogs, and even one this small makes her ...
... It is now a huge tourist attraction. This guy had, as they say, more money than god. He owned most of Asheville and most of the forest around it. There is a historic brick shopping mall in the center of town (the first shopping mall in the country) that he built for his wife after she complained of having nowhere nearby to shop. It has a really cool interior with three floors, amazing woodwork and spiral staircases.
We visited ...