OFF INTO THE WILD WET YONDER How does this...
OFF INTO THE WILD WET YONDER How does this sound for summer travel conditions: daily rain and fog, a week of hiking six hours/day with a 20 kg pack, muddy trails loaded with cow patties, high altitudes, and the very real risk of Acute Mountain Sickness (AMS)? Where do...Read More
Digital nomads and trekkers alike have the ability (read as “tendency”) to get overly excitable about their gear, most often to the displeasure of those within ear shot/beer shot of their proclamations. Each ounce of gear that can be avoided is viewed as a major victory. Minimal/micro is the...Read More
On the Move
How to Hack Malaysia’s Mount Kinabalu
Last week, myself and two visiting friends jumped an Air Asia flight out of Kuala Lumpur and headed to Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia. The purpose? To tackle the sacred Mt. Kinabalu. This would be, for each of us, our first climbing trip. Sure, we’d all been hiking before. And...Read More