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2019 at a Glance

Last year I published a post on all major destinations that I visited in 2018 so here is the same for 2019 as well. I planned to add 10 more destinations this year and 2 new countries. South California Road Trip from San Francisco to Ventura in January Moss Landing State BeachSunset https://itinerantanalyst.com/2019/03/10/california-coastal-road-trip-part-1-san-jose-to-monterey/ https://itinerantanalyst.com/2019/03/30/california-coastal-road-trip-part-2-ventura-to-paso-robles-near-pebble-beach/ https://itinerantanalyst.com/2019/04/10/california-coastal-road-trip-part-3-paso-robles-to-san-jose/… Continue reading 2019 at a Glance

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A Gondola Ride to a gorgeous view of Mt Ranier

Crystal Mountain Resort is located two-hour drive from Seattle is known for winter sports. Skiers and snowboarders flock the mountain each year to enjoy the slopes. While most of the people visit during the winter for skiing, summers at Crystal Mountain Resort can be just as fun. With plenty of outdoor activities and proximity to… Continue reading A Gondola Ride to a gorgeous view of Mt Ranier

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Hiking Channel Island

Channel Islands National Park is unique in many ways. Situated along the cost of Southern California near Ventura, this park has a wide range of flora and fauna, some of which are found only on this island. The Channel Islands are home to over 2,000 plants and animals, of which 145 are found nowhere else… Continue reading Hiking Channel Island

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All you need to know about Channel Island

Along the coast of Southern California lie five islands known as the Channel Islands. Comprised of five ecologically rich uninhabited islands—Anacapa, Santa Cruz, Santa Rosa, San Miguel, and Santa Barbara—the park is only a hop, skip and a jump from the Southern California mainland, yet feels worlds away. Channel Island National Park has a wide… Continue reading All you need to know about Channel Island

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All you need to know before Hiking Half Dome

Half Dome cable is unquestionably one of the most challenging and exhilarating hikes in the United States. Hiking for more than 16 miles with 5500 feet of elevation gain is a challenge of its own. The hikes take you through Vernal and Nevada waterfall and through the forests of Sequoia trees. I did Half Dome… Continue reading All you need to know before Hiking Half Dome

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Hiking Half Dome in Yosemite National Park

Hiking Half is going to remain one of the most memorable experiences of my life. Half Dome is without a doubt a Yosemite icon. The route to the summit goes through some of the park’s most popular and spectacular points. It takes through its most famous waterfalls, Vernal and Nevada, winds through an amazing Sequoia… Continue reading Hiking Half Dome in Yosemite National Park