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Rappler
Luljetta’s hanging gardens and spa – inside this getaway, 1 hour from Manilafor overnight spa guests. Claire Madarang is a writer, traveler and seeker. He
Luljetta’s hanging gardens and spa – inside this getaway, 1 hour from Manila
Rappler / Posted 10 hours ago
for overnight spa guests. Claire Madarang is a writer, traveler and seeker. Her wanderlust takes her on adventures like backpacking for 7 weeks straight. Her seeking leads her to different wellness practices like meditation and healthy (mostly... Read more
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Paradise Post
Hall of Fame: Hansen, Crawford, Burns showcased today as inducteesbasis. He currently serves as Assistant Superintendent for Discovery Builders i
Hall of Fame: Hansen, Crawford, Burns showcased today as inductees
Paradise Post / Posted 15 hours ago
basis. He currently serves as Assistant Superintendent for Discovery Builders in Chico. His hobbies include Scuba Diving, backpacking, traveling, and swimming with the family. He has been married to his wife, Summer, since 2009, and they live in... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
High school class teaches gun safety, outdoor lifehands-on activities that teach all aspects of outdoor life in South Carolina.
High school class teaches gun safety, outdoor life
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 16 hours ago
hands-on activities that teach all aspects of outdoor life in South Carolina. Kids learn skills ranging from boating and backpacking to gun safety. The instructor is the football coach Thomas Cousins. Standing with his class at a gun range... Read more
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Alaska Public
49 Voices Jenna Holcomb of Anchorageback to easily. Mostly the outdoors aspect is thrilling. I mean, you have ever
49 Voices Jenna Holcomb of Anchorage
Alaska Public / Posted 18 hours ago
back to easily. Mostly the outdoors aspect is thrilling. I mean, you have everything. There’s fishing, camping, biking, backpacking, BIKEpacking… anything. So there’s just so much. Being at the top of Wolverine Peak and looking down and seeing... Read more
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The Coast
Mildest dreamsorganic-shaped ceramic pendants looped through leather strings. Her favourite
Mildest dreams
The Coast / Posted yesterday
organic-shaped ceramic pendants looped through leather strings. Her favourite necklace is one such piece. Inspired by a backpacking trip in Turkey, she says the necklace communicates all that trip meant to her. "Not getting too attached is the... Read more
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BBC News
Have we fallen out of love with elephant rides?we fallen out of love with elephant rides? Elephant rides and other animal enc
Have we fallen out of love with elephant rides?
BBC News / Posted yesterday
we fallen out of love with elephant rides? Elephant rides and other animal encounters have long been a staple of the Asian backpacking experience. But with steady reports of animal cruelty, the BBC's Anna Jones asks whether tourists are starting to... Read more
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Northern Star
Lennox hostel closes doors after almost three decadesor sixth year of medicine. “The best one I’ve had was a young German boy who g
Lennox hostel closes doors after almost three decades
Northern Star / Posted yesterday
or sixth year of medicine. “The best one I’ve had was a young German boy who got from Sydney to here and said ‘I’m sick of backpacking but I want to learn to fly’ and within five phone calls I had him booked into flying lessons in Ballina and he... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Leukaemia victim and wife share tale of love, hope and heartbreakwedding day was thankfully filled with happiness Mike proposed to Kate in Dece
Leukaemia victim and wife share tale of love, hope and heartbreak
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
wedding day was thankfully filled with happiness Mike proposed to Kate in December 2013 before she boarded a plane to go backpacking around Asia for six months. They agreed to start planning their wedding when she returned. But a month later... Read more
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Denver Post
Puglia: Italy's best dining is in its heelto travel, I can be dead wrong about a place. I sure was about Italy's souther
Puglia: Italy's best dining is in its heel
Denver Post / Posted yesterday
to travel, I can be dead wrong about a place. I sure was about Italy's southern region of Puglia. A one-day stay as a teen backpacking around Europe left me thinking, "Meh." But after several Italian friends who had vacationed there gushed about... Read more
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The Coast
Inside the lines: Halifax designers to watchline of casual loungewear will make you want to sit on your lawn with your feet
Inside the lines: Halifax designers to watch
The Coast / Posted yesterday
line of casual loungewear will make you want to sit on your lawn with your feet up, sipping lemonade. Inspired by a recent backpacking trip through Portugal and Spain, this clothing is made for leisurely relaxation in the sun. Having only learned... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Indigenous tribes in Queensland seek balance between tradition, tourismland between the dirt road and the narrow beaches lining the coast. Most of the
Indigenous tribes in Queensland seek balance between tradition, tourism
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
land between the dirt road and the narrow beaches lining the coast. Most of the tourists stop at Mossman, but some — many backpacking college students — follow the road north to Cooktown. The cape and the town were given their name by British... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Aspen Times Weekly: Going ‘60 Meters to Anywhere’ with Brendan Leonardschool at the University of Montana. His classmates arrived with stories about
Aspen Times Weekly: Going ‘60 Meters to Anywhere’ with Brendan Leonard
The Aspen Times / Posted 2 days ago
school at the University of Montana. His classmates arrived with stories about spending the months before graduate school backpacking or doing cool internships. His summer was decidedly less resume-worthy: “I went to jail for a week, I went to... Read more
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Philly.com
West Ave: Dinnertime in Dresherto Colorado and then back to Philly. A term at Alison's at Blue Bell in 2008 s
West Ave: Dinnertime in Dresher
Philly.com / Posted 2 days ago
to Colorado and then back to Philly. A term at Alison's at Blue Bell in 2008 sent him and his wife fleeing the States on a backpacking trip through Asia. Back home, he worked at Tangerine, Max & David's, and the Wine Thief before he spent two... Read more
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Boston Globe
Brockton High school student gets into seven out of eight Ivy League schoolsand working toward his International Baccalaureate diploma. One moment that sp
Brockton High school student gets into seven out of eight Ivy League schools
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
and working toward his International Baccalaureate diploma. One moment that sparked this hard work ethic was a 40-mile backpacking trip with the C5 Youth Programs, a leadership organization Igbokwe has been a part of since seventh grade. He was... Read more
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examiner.com
David Naughton talks about 'An American Werewolf in London' at Monsterpaloozaover 30 years after their release? "An American Werewolf in London" is the stor
David Naughton talks about 'An American Werewolf in London' at Monsterpalooza
examiner.com / Posted 3 days ago
over 30 years after their release? "An American Werewolf in London" is the story of two young Americans friends on a backpacking trip through moors in the U.K; when they come face-to-face with the ancient legend of the Lycanthrope. Teamed up... Read more
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examiner.com
Good shoes make for more hiking funHiking and backpacking season is here and it will be more fun if your shoes are
Good shoes make for more hiking fun
examiner.com / Posted 3 days ago
Hiking and backpacking season is here and it will be more fun if your shoes are comfortable. Here are a few practical tips for foot health. Keep your toenails trimmed. Neglecting to keep toenails short can cause black toenails. Black toenails can... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Magic's French guard Evan Fournier in PH ahead of FIBA Olympic qualifiersto compete in the post-season. Magic only won 35 of their 82 outings. Check ou
Magic's French guard Evan Fournier in PH ahead of FIBA Olympic qualifiers
Pilipino Star / Posted 4 days ago
to compete in the post-season. Magic only won 35 of their 82 outings. Check out the French guard’s Instagram snaps of his backpacking trip: Sportshub ( Article MRec ), pagematch: 1, sectionmatch: 1 His first stop? Of course, in a baller’s... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Push for bring backpackers and adventurers to Coastabout a push to bring more backpackers to the Capricorn Coast at a meeting on T
Push for bring backpackers and adventurers to Coast
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
about a push to bring more backpackers to the Capricorn Coast at a meeting on Thursday. Adventure Queensland is the peak backpacking body for the state and its committee will be at the Capricorn Coast on Thursday for the first time to give local... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Seattle woman disappears hitchhiking through MexicoA Seattle man is desperate to find his wife. 26-year-old Jenny Chen was on a tw
Seattle woman disappears hitchhiking through Mexico
KING5 Seattle / Posted 4 days ago
A Seattle man is desperate to find his wife. 26-year-old Jenny Chen was on a two-month backpacking trip through Mexico, when he says she disappeared. Chen's husband said this trip to Mexico was a chance to go out on her own, to find herself. "She's... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Footballers earn an obscene amount and live in a bubble - Matatime visiting art galleries and taking photographs and writes a weekly blog in
Footballers earn an obscene amount and live in a bubble - Mata
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
time visiting art galleries and taking photographs and writes a weekly blog in English and Spanish. He spends his holidays backpacking round the Spanish countryside and Greek islands with friends. And has eschewed a flashy car, opting instead for... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Social good sells: 3 companies building their brands by doing goodaccessible than its competitors. The company explains that it all started when
Social good sells: 3 companies building their brands by doing good
TheStreet.com / Posted 4 days ago
accessible than its competitors. The company explains that it all started when one of its founders lost his glasses on a backpacking trip and couldn't afford a new pair, so he simply went without. This is something a lot of young professionals --... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Grandeur of Denali doesn't disappointBy the time we reached camp I had just exhausted my Tony Orlando and Dawn reper
Grandeur of Denali doesn't disappoint
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 5 days ago
By the time we reached camp I had just exhausted my Tony Orlando and Dawn repertoire. I rarely thought about dying when backpacking in Yosemite or Desolation Wilderness. But I did in Alaska. It’s the scope of Denali National Park & Preserve... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Student of the Week, April 25, 2016for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints for 18 months, complete my
Student of the Week, April 25, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints for 18 months, complete my undergraduate degree, and plan/take a backpacking trip around Europe. Q: If you could spend one year abroad, where would you choose? A: Spain! I had the... Read more
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Lifehacker Australia
This Index Helps You Plan A Backpacking Trip Through Asiainstead, so this is a general benchmark that should be proportional for each ci
This Index Helps You Plan A Backpacking Trip Through Asia
Lifehacker Australia / Posted 5 days ago
instead, so this is a general benchmark that should be proportional for each city. This is the same criteria they used for their European backpacker index, so check that out if you want to see how the two popular backpacking loca... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Seattle woman goes missing in Mexico during backpacking tripA Seattle woman has disappeared on a backpacking excursion through Mexico, and
Seattle woman goes missing in Mexico during backpacking trip
The Seattle Times / Posted 5 days ago
A Seattle woman has disappeared on a backpacking excursion through Mexico, and her husband said Sunday he is looking for any leads that could help track her down. Jenny Chen, 26, was in the middle of a solo 3-month trip from San Diego into Mexico... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Wallingford man says wife missing in Mexicofor any help he can get to find his wife who went missing in Mexico. Jonathan
Wallingford man says wife missing in Mexico
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 6 days ago
for any help he can get to find his wife who went missing in Mexico. Jonathan Reinhard says his wife, Jenny Chen went on a backpacking trip through Mexico in March. This trip also included hitchhiking to different cities. Jenny was also a member of... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Tyson’s guide to bromantic holidays for blokesbut it can be done in three to four weeks.Or just hanging out in Central Americ
Tyson’s guide to bromantic holidays for blokes
Daily Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
but it can be done in three to four weeks.Or just hanging out in Central America. I’m going to be honest. Doing a summer backpacking trip through Europe, with a few of your closest mates, will without a doubt be one of the best times of your... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
The wildflower explosionin. That same used book goes out with me now, twenty years later. It's well-wo
The wildflower explosion
Warren Times Observer / Posted 7 days ago
in. That same used book goes out with me now, twenty years later. It's well-worn and fraying at the edges. It has gone backpacking and camping. The book has traveled from here to Vermont and down to the Smoky Mountains. It has been carried down... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Conservation Colorado: Vernal, Utah’s bust cycle hits once againsummer day, there are hundreds of people floating and fishing in our river cany
Conservation Colorado: Vernal, Utah’s bust cycle hits once again
Craig Daily Press / Posted 7 days ago
summer day, there are hundreds of people floating and fishing in our river canyons, riding mountain bikes at McCoy Flats, backpacking into the high country of the Uinta Mountains and otherwise enjoying our natural amenities. However, those... Read more
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Evening Standard
9 of the best solo travel destinationsin South America for solo travel. Because it's so popular with travellers, Peru
9 of the best solo travel destinations
Evening Standard / Posted 8 days ago
in South America for solo travel. Because it's so popular with travellers, Peru has a great infrastructure for tourism and backpacking, making it slightly easier to travel than some other parts of South America. There are loads of really good... Read more
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Khaleej Times
Restaurant review: Pai Thaiunsurprisingly, light, aromatic and invigorating. We just had to have a papaya
Restaurant review: Pai Thai
Khaleej Times / Posted 8 days ago
unsurprisingly, light, aromatic and invigorating. We just had to have a papaya salad, that perfect reminder of our budget backpacking and street food-centred days in Thailand. The signature Som Tam Je green papaya salad with tomato, rose apple,... Read more
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The Aspen Times
5Point Film Festival: Mountain man’s best friendlovers. Along with some silly and self-deprecating stuff from Genghis’s point o
5Point Film Festival: Mountain man’s best friend
The Aspen Times / Posted 8 days ago
lovers. Along with some silly and self-deprecating stuff from Genghis’s point of view, it includes practical advice about backpacking with a dog. “The main feedback I get is I should be doing it weekly,” Kvale said. Among the blog’s fans, it... Read more
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Canberra Times
When Prince was mine - a life shared with and shaped by the Purple Onestage shows of Bruce Springsteen. He remained metaphorically and physically elu
When Prince was mine - a life shared with and shaped by the Purple One
Canberra Times / Posted 8 days ago
stage shows of Bruce Springsteen. He remained metaphorically and physically elusive. Even when my girlfriend and I were backpacking around the USA and Europe in 1988 and 89 as he toured the world (but not Australia even though he got as close as... Read more
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WA Today
When Prince was mine - a life shared with and shaped by the Purple Onestage shows of Bruce Springsteen. He remained metaphorically and physically elu
When Prince was mine - a life shared with and shaped by the Purple One
WA Today / Posted 8 days ago
stage shows of Bruce Springsteen. He remained metaphorically and physically elusive. Even when my girlfriend and I were backpacking around the USA and Europe in 1988 and 89 as he toured the world (but not Australia even though he got as close as... Read more
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The Age
When Prince was mine - a life shared with and shaped by the Purple Onestage shows of Bruce Springsteen. He remained metaphorically and physically elu
When Prince was mine - a life shared with and shaped by the Purple One
The Age / Posted 8 days ago
stage shows of Bruce Springsteen. He remained metaphorically and physically elusive. Even when my girlfriend and I were backpacking around the USA and Europe in 1988 and 89 as he toured the world (but not Australia even though he got as close as... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
When Prince was mine - a life shared with and shaped by the Purple Onestage shows of Bruce Springsteen. He remained metaphorically and physically elu
When Prince was mine - a life shared with and shaped by the Purple One
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 8 days ago
stage shows of Bruce Springsteen. He remained metaphorically and physically elusive. Even when my girlfriend and I were backpacking around the USA and Europe in 1988 and 89 as he toured the world (but not Australia even though he got as close as... Read more
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Lifehacker
A Beginner's Guide To Essential Camping GearGrand Gulch? You want something a little more portable. The distinction between
A Beginner's Guide To Essential Camping Gear
Lifehacker / Posted 8 days ago
Grand Gulch? You want something a little more portable. The distinction between the two is usually labeled as “camping” or “backpacking.” Campers drive somewhere and camp out of that location. Backpackers hike in and then make camp with what they’ve... Read more
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ExtremeTech
Anker’s new battery can charge your phone, Tesla Model S, or phased plasma rifle in the 40-watt rangeyour pain and wants to sell you a battery that’s pretty much guaranteed to hand
Anker’s new battery can charge your phone, Tesla Model S, or phased plasma rifle in the 40-watt range
ExtremeTech / Posted 9 days ago
your pain and wants to sell you a battery that’s pretty much guaranteed to handle anything up to and including your next backpacking trip across the Sahara, zombie apocalypse, or run-in with a Terminator sent to kill you and your mother. The... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Hike the canyon loop to see the Death Valley most don’tthose willing to look. To see one of the more unique locations, visitors must e
Hike the canyon loop to see the Death Valley most don’t
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 9 days ago
those willing to look. To see one of the more unique locations, visitors must engage in a rare activity at Death Valley: backpacking. A hiking buddy and I backpacked the Cottonwood Canyon-Marble Canyon loop during a four-day trip in early March.... Read more
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Philly.com
The Coolest Summer Camp in Every Statecampers set off on a four-day ice climb through a glacier course. They also get
The Coolest Summer Camp in Every State
Philly.com / Posted 9 days ago
campers set off on a four-day ice climb through a glacier course. They also get to go sea kayaking, whitewater rafting and backpacking. Along the way, they learn about volunteerism and leadership. 3. Arizona: Friendly Pines Camp Price: $1,210 and... Read more
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Lifehacker
This Index Helps You Plan a Backpacking Trip Through Asiainstead, so this is a general benchmark that should be proportional for each ci
This Index Helps You Plan a Backpacking Trip Through Asia
Lifehacker / Posted 10 days ago
instead, so this is a general benchmark that should be proportional for each city. This is the same criteria they used for their European backpacker index, so check that out if you want to see how the two popular backpacking loca... Read more
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WMTW Portland
Couple creates colorful hammocks that can be taken anywherethem," he said. His blends of colors are inspired by the memories of the many
Couple creates colorful hammocks that can be taken anywhere
WMTW Portland / Posted 10 days ago
them," he said. His blends of colors are inspired by the memories of the many spectacular places he has visited while backpacking in various spots around the world. The color schemes include names such as 5 a.m., Afterglow, Midnight Island... Read more
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Philly.com
William Pepper, 86, inventorcomputers. Mr. Pepper was a Korean War veteran who served in an Army MASH unit
William Pepper, 86, inventor
Philly.com / Posted 10 days ago
computers. Mr. Pepper was a Korean War veteran who served in an Army MASH unit. He was an avid outdoorsman who loved backpacking, rock climbing, and mountaineering, especially in the West. For his 80th birthday, he had hoped to hike in... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Estevez-Miller: This Earth Day, let’s believe in our ability to make changesEarth Day has always been special for me. As a kid, I treasure memories backpac
Estevez-Miller: This Earth Day, let’s believe in our ability to make changes
Greeley Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
Earth Day has always been special for me. As a kid, I treasure memories backpacking and fly fishing with my dad in the Rockies. As a teenager, I reminisce about riding my motorcycle up U.S. 34 to Estes Park during spring. Now, as a young adult, I... Read more
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KTUU Anchorage
UPDATE: UAS professor in serious condition after Monday bear maulingbear in June 2013 at George Lake near Delta Junction. In 2012, a grizzly killed
UPDATE: UAS professor in serious condition after Monday bear mauling
KTUU Anchorage / Posted 10 days ago
bear in June 2013 at George Lake near Delta Junction. In 2012, a grizzly killed 49-year-old Richard White while he was backpacking in Denali National Park Fish and Game says the circumstances surrounding the two most recent attacks are very... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
ASU team finishes Red Bull's European competitiondrink as currency to get food, shelter and transportation. The second: One of
ASU team finishes Red Bull's European competition
The Arizona Republic / Posted 10 days ago
drink as currency to get food, shelter and transportation. The second: One of them, Caira Button, turned 22. Dressed in backpacking gear and a beanie she got after dancing under an ice-cold waterfall in Switzerland, she posed for a photo with... Read more
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The Seattle Times
An affordable vacation on Maui’s Hana Highwayroosters at dawn and enjoy this slice of real Hawaii (bit.ly/1nogsKr). Want an
An affordable vacation on Maui’s Hana Highway
The Seattle Times / Posted 10 days ago
roosters at dawn and enjoy this slice of real Hawaii (bit.ly/1nogsKr). Want an even more serious budget stay? Bring your backpacking tent to the Kipahulu coastal unit of Haleakala National Park (nps.gov/hale), 10 miles south of Hana. Among dozens... Read more
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Wheels.ca
Explore these spectacular Parks Canada Destinationsyou, it’s accessible by boat only). The third unit, that’s better for older kid
Explore these spectacular Parks Canada Destinations
Wheels.ca / Posted 10 days ago
you, it’s accessible by boat only). The third unit, that’s better for older kids, is the West Coast Trail Unit, which is a backpacking route that takes you along the rainforest, waterfalls, cliffs, sea arches and beaches. But families of all ages... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Traveler's must-have: a T-shirt that does all the talkinggear can also be used to spark casual conversations. We love to see our produc
Traveler's must-have: a T-shirt that does all the talking
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 10 days ago
gear can also be used to spark casual conversations. We love to see our products in action! Are you looking for a hostel?#backpacking #mexico #travel #wanderlust "We came up with the idea in 2013 when we were riding motorbikes through Vietnam and... Read more
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Daily Mail
How Koh Tao has become worst nightmare of every backpacker's parentsbrutal murders and 'corrupt police': How the holiday isle paradise of Koh Tao h
How Koh Tao has become worst nightmare of every backpacker's parents
Daily Mail / Posted 10 days ago
brutal murders and 'corrupt police': How the holiday isle paradise of Koh Tao has become the worst nightmare of every backpacking youngster's parent Hannah Witheridge and David Miller were found dead on the island in 2014 Three more Britons... Read more
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