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The Plank Road in the Sky: A Lesson in Overcoming Fear

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What is the Plank Road in the Sky? Picture a two foot wide plank of wood stitched together with huge, but rusty, nails suspended 1,000 meters above a craggy mountain range.
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Everest Base Camp Trek - Adventure Mummy

Everest Base Camp Trek - Adventure Mummy | Journeys Worth Taking | Scoop.it
I’ve been banging on about the Everest Base Camp trek (EBC) for some time, I’ve finally done it and am ready to tell you how it went!
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An entire rundown of trekking to Everest Basecamp. Includes 8 posts in total, each talking about a different leg of the journey. 

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Going it alone on the Annapurna Base Camp trek | Travel Feature

Going it alone on the Annapurna Base Camp trek | Travel Feature | Journeys Worth Taking | Scoop.it
Rough Guides writer Helen Abramson discovers the ups and downs of the Annapurna Base Camp trek in Nepal – all without the help of a porter or...
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The perfect trip to Norway - Lonely Planet

The perfect trip to Norway - Lonely Planet | Journeys Worth Taking | Scoop.it
Read The perfect trip to Norway by Lonely Planet
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A good place to start if you are researching a journey to Norway.

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Top 10 European Train Trips - Travel - National Geographic

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Top 10 European Train Trips from National Geographic
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I bet the Fjord train ride is amazing. 

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Salar de Uyuni: 25 Reasons to visit the Salt Flats of Bolivia

Salar de Uyuni: 25 Reasons to visit the Salt Flats of Bolivia | Journeys Worth Taking | Scoop.it
Number 6 may surprise you.
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The Salar is a fascinating place... it's like travel to a different world. 

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On a spiritual trek in India - GetUpAndGo

On a spiritual trek in India - GetUpAndGo | Journeys Worth Taking | Scoop.it
A spiritual trek in India is therefore a rare experience of meeting a multitude of cultures and exploring their religious dimensions.

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Bison takes a breather | How a NatGeo Photographer Took These Mind-Blowing Winter Yellowstone Shots

Bison takes a breather | How a NatGeo Photographer Took These Mind-Blowing Winter Yellowstone Shots | Journeys Worth Taking | Scoop.it
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Must. Go. To. Yellowstone.

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Travel Bloggers Reveal The Most Epic Hikes Around The World

Travel Bloggers Reveal The Most Epic Hikes Around The World | Journeys Worth Taking | Scoop.it
I love me a good epic hike. My first multi day hike was in New Zealand. I packed up a rental car with a couple of friends, and made our way to the tip of the North Island to spend three days hiking...
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There are a couple of these I really want to do: the Annapurna Circuit, Kilimanjaro, Everest Base Camp... 

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Stunning network of cave churches carved into sandstone mountains

Stunning network of cave churches carved into sandstone mountains | Journeys Worth Taking | Scoop.it
The network of Christian places of worship was carved into the rock in Tigray, Ethiopia, between the 5th and 15th centuries and painted with frescoes.
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Really interesting... I thought I had it rough on Sunday morning's growing up...

"Congregation can now only reach place of worship by scaling 19ft-high rock wall without ropes or harnesses"

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The Plank Road in the Sky: A Lesson in Overcoming Fear

The Plank Road in the Sky: A Lesson in Overcoming Fear | Journeys Worth Taking | Scoop.it
What is the Plank Road in the Sky? Picture a two foot wide plank of wood stitched together with huge, but rusty, nails suspended 1,000 meters above a craggy mountain range.
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10 Stunning Photos That Will Give You A Reason To Get Up Early

10 Stunning Photos That Will Give You A Reason To Get Up Early | Journeys Worth Taking | Scoop.it
International sunrises to help you appreciate those early morning hours.
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'Senior Nomads' Discuss Finding The Perfect Post-Retirement Adventure On A ... - Huffington Post

'Senior Nomads' Discuss Finding The Perfect Post-Retirement Adventure On A ... - Huffington Post | Journeys Worth Taking | Scoop.it
When it came time for Debbie and Michael Campbell to decide how to spend their golden years, the couple was stumped. They knew they wanted "another adventure," but none of their ideas felt quite right.
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"One of the best parts is not accumulating more stuff". Well said.

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Video: Adventure Is Calling II! – Take 3 Minutes Out Of Your Day To Appreciate What An Incredible Planet We Live On!

Video: Adventure Is Calling II! – Take 3 Minutes Out Of Your Day To Appreciate What An Incredible Planet We Live On! | Journeys Worth Taking | Scoop.it
“I was fortunate enough to spend several months this past summer traveling around the U.S. and parts of Canada, teaching workshops and shooting timelapse along the way.
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Nice time lapse video of beautiful scenery.

 

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1: Top 10 Most Amazing Hikes in North America

1: Top 10 Most Amazing Hikes in North America | Journeys Worth Taking | Scoop.it
The top 10 most amazing hikes in North America are perfect for adventure-seekers. Click here to view the top 10 most amazing hikes from Discovery Channel.
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Some new hikes for me(Ixtacimhuatl, Mexcico) and some classics (Grand Canyon, Appalachian Trail).

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There’s an entire population in Japan that lives in internet cafes

There’s an entire population in Japan that lives in internet cafes | Journeys Worth Taking | Scoop.it
For some temporary workers in Japan, the most affordable place to live is in the tiny cubicles of 24/7 internet cafes.
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Society is a hell of a thing sometimes...

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Trips of a Lifetime - Passport Chronicles

Trips of a Lifetime - Passport Chronicles | Journeys Worth Taking | Scoop.it
When compiling a list, you have to define the parameter …
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Gorillas and Trappist Beer? Sign me up. 

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Everest Base camp (EBC) Trek In Picture

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Standing tall at the height of 8848 meters, Mt Everest is the tallest mountain in the earth. Known as Sagarmatha in Nepali and Chomolungma in Tibet, the Everest attracts many highly experienced mou...

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Nepal Vision Treks's curator insight, March 10, 2015 5:21 AM

Everest Base camp trek is one of the famous and popular trekking trial encounters you face to face with the highest summit in the world, Mount Everest.

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A man from China hitch hikes from Asia to see a game at Camp Nou | FC Barcelona

A man from China hitch hikes from Asia to see a game at Camp Nou | FC Barcelona | Journeys Worth Taking | Scoop.it
Zhe Dong travelled from the remote province of Hubei to see the league game against Villarreal
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Yes! That's some dedications!

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10 coolest small towns in America - CNN.com

10 coolest small towns in America - CNN.com | Journeys Worth Taking | Scoop.it
Ever heard of Grand Marais, Minnesota? It's Budget Travel's Coolest Small Town in America for 2015.
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If you are planning a road trip through the US, here is a list of good small towns to hit up. Old Orchard Beach Maine is my favorite. 

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Lihat Foto sur Twitter

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Raja Ampat dinobatkan sebagai 'The Best Adventure Destination' dalam Matka Nordic Travel Fair 2015 di Finlandia. pic.twitter.com/rbzEepDV8C
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