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Currently in: New York | Miles traveled: 450,000 miles | Countries Visited: 27

Monthly Archives / August 2013

Climbing Kilimanjaro – How I did it

In the summer of 2013, I went on an adventure to Africa with a plan to climb Kilimanjaro, the tallest freestanding mountain in the world. It was on my bucket list for a while. But the entire climb and feeling of accomplishment was more than just an item to cross off ┬áthe list. It was […]

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Shira 2 campground views, Kilimanjaro Hike

In the summer of 2013, I went on an audacious trip to Africa to climb the tallest freestanding mountain in the world. On my 8 day hike to Kili, we stopped for our night at this place called Shira 2 at an altitude of 3,400 meters. It was our first day of sunshine for us […]

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