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About goodyniosi

Writer, avid(!!!) hiker - living life to the fullest. Love, life, bliss - getting high on getting high (in the alpine that is)

Via Alpina stage 1

I had a restless sleep. My body kept insisting it was 5 pm and time to “do” stuff while I tried to convince it that, no – it was actually 3 a.m. and it needed to sleep. I think I … Continue reading

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Today’s adventure

I’m sorry but you’ll have to forgive the lack of photos. It was not the kind of day that inspired them. Well yes. I have one: It’s an old photo of Zurich. Just because I spent enough time there in … Continue reading

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London

Notably, this is the first time I’ve seen a cloudy sky in weeks. Yes, I mean real clouds and not smoke pretending to be clouds. I intend to enjoy them because it seems my Swissair flight is delayed by an … Continue reading

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Airport

This was my view today flying from Kelowna to Vancouver. Smoky? Just a tad. And below me, wherever there was no mountain peak, was a wilderness of clearcut. Impossible to describe how shaved and ruined the land is. So shocking … Continue reading

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One More Sleep

Nope – not there yet – but soon. One more sleep – getting up at the crack of dawn tomorrow and driving to Kelowna (Simon driving) and then – I’m off. I have pretty much finished packing. Very proud of … Continue reading

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Bucket Lists

First – thanks to Sheila Sinkie for the photo taken yesterday at Ben Hur! Next – end times. Yeah – what a cheerful topic that is. But let’s leap into it. I used to scoff at the notion of a … Continue reading

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Ben Hur

The Ben Hur trail – a trail to love if you enjoy crossing logs high above a rushing creek, huge, massive, endless boulder fields and a trail that goes up very steep – (very). And so we went. The first … Continue reading

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