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Jul 29, 2005 - Dried Apricots are evil.
James joins me for one last night in Yusefeli, high in the Kaçkar Mountains, before I'm bac on my own and James returns to San Francisco. The next morning I retreat higher still to the tiny village of Barhal, where I'm not alone for long. That night I meet a pleasant French family from Normandy, two-thirds of whom are put down by either the Turkish food and/or water. The food here is great, but its rough on the digestive tract, and they've got it bad. But it works out well as Marie and I are both looking for a hiking buddy, and we agree to...Jump to full entry
Jul 3, 2005 - Beach Bum
S'up, Summer is finally here! The sun is out and I've been hanging out on the beach for the last two days and hopefully plan on doing so for the rest of my time here. One of my sister's former students runs a little beach side restaurant and camp ground about fifteen minutes from the city and gave us a discount on a tent site for July. So now we have our own little spot by the beach with our own picnic table and tent where we can hang out and stay over night. I'm looking forward to waking up and watching the sunrise, tht is, if I can get...Jump to full entry