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Sedona Vortexes

By on December 3, 2018

“What’s your child’s name?”
“Lachlan. It means lake land.”

Talking directly to Lachlan, “Did you see the city lights?”
Lachlan gurgle-urgles.

“Lights”
“Your child can see the city of lights above the rock and that all I’m going to say”


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Everything is Matterhorn

By on July 7, 2016

We traveled by train to arrive in the tourist town of Zermatt. We quickly realized the peaceful countryside was well behind us. We don’t mind because we want a few days to relax before we chalk. I felt like my sore throat is gone but my cold is in…


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4th of July with Ex-pats

By on July 4, 2016

After the crazy adventures on the previous day, we decided to set out for an easier hike and change our plans. We ate breakfast and slowly drug ourselves towards the trail. We were hopeful and were pleasantly surprised that the trail as so much better on the way down.
Unfortunately…


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We Almost Died Today

By on July 3, 2016

We almost died today.

Not at the same time, but both individually. Jessi slid down the ice first. I slid later on in a different place. Today was the scariest day in a long time because we were completely overwhelmed and overcommitted to a route that was bad, then worse,…


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Jungle Trek and Heat Rash on Ko Phi Phi

By on May 22, 2015

We spent some time on the bay after the sleep abroad. There is very good food there and we had yummy pad Thai! It is an interesting and busy spot. I was surprised by all the tattoo shops. There are many stray cats too, unlike the mainland that has…


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Zach and Jessi
Atlanta, GA, USA

Hi we are Zach and Jessi. Some say we are a power couple but we are just a couple of young adults trying to get by exploring the world and creating art. We have dachshunds and draw on the sidewalk. We enjoy urban and backcountry backpacking. Follow our journey as we grow and learn from our travels.

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