More pictures I thought about reporting on my Annapurna Circuit in a systematic, data rich, day by day manner, but decided I’d rather convey the anecdotes and experiences that stand out in my memory (these fall into 3 categories: The Approach, The Ascent, and The Exit). However, I do have notes on the day-to-day information… Read More


More pictures Mari and I descended on NW Thailand with one week to go before our respective flights, hers back to Washington and mine to Nepal. Disappointingly, Chiang Mai proved to be just as hot and sticky as NE Thailand. Such is life traveling in the off season. After a week in the less-traveled NE… Read More