Tag - adventure

Backcountry Experiences with Maine Huts and Trails

*Disclosure: I was a guest of Maine Huts and Trails however all opinions are my own* I recently slept in a sleeping bag for the first time in my life. Not just in a sleeping bag but in a hut with bunk rooms in the middle of Maine. After learning about Maine Huts and Trails a year ago, I couldn’t wait to check out this organization. A non profit whose mission is...

Interview with Travel Writers Radio Aired on Melbourne’s J-AIR 87.8

I recently had the opportunity to chat with Travel Writers Radio about my #HikeforHope journey to Mt Everest Base Camp. This would be my second time on Melbourne’s J-AIR 87.8 . They cover travel interviews, reviews, features, and news from around the world. Listen to me discuss Cancer for College, our sponsor World Expeditions, and my fears of the Lukla airport...

Twenty Seven Waterfalls of Rio Damajagua

During my visit to Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic I had the chance to join a few of my fellow travel writers on a trip to the 27 Waterfalls of Rio Damajagua. I have to admit I was quite nervous when I first started researching the falls. This was a tour that includes hiking, sliding, and cliff jumping that requires a helmet and vest. That sounds terrifying. But...