Get lost along the way and enjoy the journey

The Hoh River Trail: My first multi-day hike, chapter 1

‘Then it doesn’t matter which way you go,’ said the Cat.
‘- so long as I get SOMEWHERE,’ Alice added as an explanation.
‘Oh, you’re sure to do that,’ said the Cat, ‘if you only walk long enough.

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The Garden of Flowers, and of turtles, ducks, and fish.

“I should see the garden far better”, said Alice to herself, “if I could get to the top of that hill…”

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Lincoln Park: of ferries, berries, and beaches.

Rolling hills, towering trees, paths meandering towards the beach where you can watch humanity and the Kingston ferry go by.

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The First Backpacking Trip

You’re never truly homeless if you carry your home on your back – Turtle

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The Garden Beyond the Door, the Lights Down Below, and The Land of Lego Things

Sailing with Captain Jack and First Mate Binky to a land where enormous trees are made of steel, boats sit atop tall towers, and miniature things are made of plastic blocks.

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Worship places: a church, two temples, and a guitar factory.

As many forms of worship as there are deities and beliefs.

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7,000 Islands and then some: a short story

The Chocolate Hills were not what I had in mind but the jackfruit was absolutely yummy.

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Epilogue and Chapter 4: Hot rocks by the beach, they look like other things

In which I channeled my inner Chihiro, brought home a No-Face ghost, and began my obsession with stuffed mini pancakes. I also came away with a big bag of nougat I’m not allowed to eat.

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Chapter 3: I saw things, and ate things

The part where I had a rice burger for lunch, and I didn’t know what I ate for dinner but it was delicious. I also added new items on my must-see-next-time-I-come-back list

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Chapter 2: Round and round the Gorge and back

In which I took a train with strangers, went round the Taroko Gorge and back, bought a ridiculous amount of mochi, and fell asleep on the train back.

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