Hiking the Overland Track – Day 5: Kia Ora to Windy Ridge

I was hobbling. Fresh blisters were now forming on the inner sides of both my heels, joining the blisters that had engulfed my big toe and two pinkie toes. My pace had slowed to a crawl, and stopping for breaks meant painful restarts, so I just grimly plowed on. The tale of the pilgrim who …

Exploring Mt Wilson in Blue Mountains

We joined a photography meetup group to explore Mt Wilson in Blue Mountains National Park today. I was most excited because I've been wanting to check out the walks in Blue Mountains for a while now (ok, three months, since we moved here), and the timing worked out because the kayaking/camping trip we'd originally scheduled …