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Aug 28, 2015

World of Waterfalls: Itineraries from Our Waterfalling Experiences

Welcome to the World of Waterfalls Itineraries page. Within these pages, you can see the itineraries (or histories) that summarized our waterfalling trips. Hopefully, you'll find them useful your...

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Aug 28, 2015

Enchanted Falls or Pencil Pine Cascades (naming correction)

I noticed on this page that you guys didn't know the name of the cascade that can be seen from the bridge at Cradle Mountain. It is officially known as

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Aug 28, 2015

Itinerary: India and Maldives 23 Days

This itinerary pertains to an adventurous trip that Julie and I did together encompassing about 3 weeks in parts of India and a half-week in the beautiful Maldives. This trip was definitely way...

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Aug 27, 2015

Itinerary: China and Japan 59 Days

This itinerary was sort of a homecoming for Julie and I as we covered both China and Japan over a two month period. It was an epic trip given its longevity as we spent five weeks in China on a...

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Aug 27, 2015

What about the highest Fall in Europe?

Krimmi Falls (340 m/1118ft)!

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Aug 26, 2015

Itinerary: Thailand and Cambodia 22 Days

This itinerary covered a three-week trip to Thailand and Cambodia. The majority of our trip consisted of touring both the popular parts of Thailand (Phuket, Bangkok, Chiang Mai, etc.) as well as...

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Aug 26, 2015

Great hike (Twin Falls - correction)

Hiked here with my 4 year old son. Great hike, but it's exit 34 off I-90, not 35.

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Aug 26, 2015

Itinerary: Morocco and Spain 43 Days

This epic six-week itinerary covered the countries of Morocco and Spain. All the immediate family (i.e. wife and daughter, and myself) were on the trip. And since it took place right at the end...

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Aug 25, 2015

Itinerary: United Kingdom 32 Days

This month-long itinerary was our initiation to the United Kingdom, which was pretty much like visiting three countries (England, Scotland, and Wales) in a single trip. Unlike our previous...

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Aug 25, 2015

Itinerary: Italy Initiation 24 Days

This itinerary covered a three-week trip to mostly Central and Northern Italy, where Julie and I traveled alone. The basic philosophy of our trip planning was that we sought to minimize the driving...

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Aug 24, 2015

Itinerary: France Initiation 23 Days

This itinerary of our first visit to France together covered a three-week trip that can be split up into two main parts. The first part of the trip could pretty much be summed up as a...

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Aug 23, 2015

beautiful, but dangerous (Big Falls)

The falls themselves are beautiful, but too many people visit it now and there are often over 1000 visitors in a weekend. According to locals in Forest

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Aug 23, 2015

Itinerary: Vanuatu 11 Days

This itinerary covered about a week-and-a-half in the island nation of Vanuatu. Julie and I were celebrating our ten year anniversary with this trip to the South Pacific so we did this trip alone...

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Aug 23, 2015

Itinerary: Tahiti with Tahia 12 Days

In this itinerary, we covered the familiar Society Islands of Tahiti (also more formally known as French Polynesia). Thus, we spent time on Tahiti Island, Moorea Island, and Bora Bora Island...

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Aug 23, 2015

Itinerary: New Zealand and Cook Islands 31 Days

This itinerary covers our month-long end-of-the-year (and end-of-the-decade for that matter) trip to both New Zealand and the Cook Islands. As far as New Zealand was concerned, this was our second...

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Aug 23, 2015

Itinerary: Jamaica 7 Days

This itinerary covered our visit to Jamaica over the expensive holiday period between Christmas and New Years. This was one of those trips that we badly needed as we were getting over the passing...

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Aug 23, 2015

Itinerary: St Lucia 6 Days

This itinerary covered our visit to St Lucia over the Thanksgiving weekend. Due to the national holiday, we only needed to take one day off work, and it turned out that the short Thanksgiving week...

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Aug 23, 2015

Itinerary: Peru 11 Days

This itinerary pertains to a quick fully escorted trip to Peru, that not only included the typical Cusco-Machu Picchu excursion (i.e. the so-called "Gringo Trail"), but we also spent the majority...

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Aug 23, 2015

Itinerary: Patagonia 13 Days

This itinerary covers our visit to Patagonia from both the Argentina as well as Chile sides. Included in this two-week trip was also a few days spent in Buenos Aires (the Argentinean Capital) as...

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Aug 23, 2015

Itinerary: Nation's Capital Business Trip 3 Days

This unusual itinerary was a rare opportunity to turn an otherwise not-so-pleasant business trip into one where I was able to bring my wife and daughter without incurring additional expenses...

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Aug 22, 2015

Itinerary: Seattle Wedding 5 Days

This five-day Memorial Day Weekend itinerary was largely a result of one of Julie's cousins getting married up in their home city of Seattle. Of course, we also saw this as an opportunity to fit...

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Aug 22, 2015

Itinerary: Alashan Cruise and Washington 17 Days

This itinerary covered a two-and-a-half-week trip covering both Washington State as well as a small chunk of Alaska, where the latter was done on an Alaskan Cruise of the so-called Inner Passage...

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Aug 22, 2015

Itinerary: Eastern Sierra with Tahia 4 Days

Although I had been to the Eastern Sierra (particularly around the Mammoth Lakes vicinity) many times, this was the first time Tahia got to experience it for herself, and it was Julie's first time...

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Aug 22, 2015

Itinerary: Big Sur and Monterey with Tahia 3 Days

This itinerary summarizes the familiar Big Sur Coast as well as Monterey. But what makes this trip different from our prior ones was that we brought our daughter along so we got a different...

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Aug 22, 2015

Itinerary: Santa Barbara Follow-up 2 Days

This itinerary was of another brief weekend overnight trip to Santa Barbara during the weekend of Valentines Day. Unlike the similar trip to the area that Julie and I did nearly six years ago...

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Aug 22, 2015

Tasmanian waterfall videos

Hi guys, just thought I'd share some links to three youtube videos I compiled from the waterfalls I've seen around Tasmania: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jStB_RO9srQ

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Aug 22, 2015

Itinerary: Onion Valley Backpack 4 Days

This itinerary covered a weekend backpacking trip that began and ended in Onion Valley. The ultimate main attraction of this physical challenge was to get up to the Kearsarge Pass and get the kind...

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Aug 22, 2015

Itinerary: Lake Sabrina Backpack 4 Days

This itinerary covered a weekend backpacking trip that began and ended at Lake Sabrina, which was west of Bishop. On this particular trip, Ed (a buddy of mine since high school) was the organizer...

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Aug 22, 2015

Itinerary: Eastern Sierra Non Backpack 3 Days

This itinerary was actually a failed backpacking trip where the trip leader from the law firm that a good buddy of mine used to work for had to back out. There were other participants that also...

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Aug 22, 2015

Itinerary: Big Sur Spring Weekend 4 Days

This itinerary covered a return trip to Big Sur for the first time in about six years. Part of what motivated us to make this return visit was that this Winter was one of the wetter Winters...

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Aug 22, 2015

Itinerary: Big Pine Creek Backpack 4 Days

This itinerary covered a backpacking trip to Big Pine Creek and its many glacial lakes. I accompanied an organized group that included a good friend from High School (it was actually comprised...

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Aug 22, 2015

Itinerary: Grand Staircase with Mom 3 Days

This itinerary encompassed a weekend trip to the Grand Staircase National Monument in Southern Utah. I was joined by Mom, and the timing of this trip was kind of like a little birthday celebration...

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Aug 22, 2015

Itinerary: Southeastern Australia 30 Days

This itinerary covers our second trip to Australia. This took place six months after our first trip to Australia, but unlike that first trip, this one focused on the Southeastern regions spanning...

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Aug 22, 2015

Itinerary: Northern Territory and Western Australia 22 Days

This itinerary covers our very first trip to Australia, which focused on two of the country's largest states - the Northern Territory (NT) and Western Australia (WA). I guess you could call this...

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Aug 22, 2015

Itinerary: Death Valley Initiation 3 Days

This itinerary was about our trip to Death Valley. Although this trip involved a lot of long drives, Julie and I were surprisingly able to accomplish quite a bit in terms of all the sights we...

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Aug 22, 2015

Itinerary: Fiji Island Hopping 10 Days

In this itinerary, Julie and I took a tropical vacation during the holiday season between Christmas and New Years in Fiji. Something really quirky about this trip was that we flew out on the...

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Aug 21, 2015

Itinerary: Norway Waterfalling Binge 20 Days

This itinerary summarizes our trip in Norway, which was sort of a follow-up trip hot on the heels of our real eye-opener in New Zealand. This was one trip where I really wished we had more time...

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Aug 21, 2015

Itinerary: Sequoia and Kings Canyon Camping Weekend 3 Days

This weekend itinerary pertained to a camping trip within the Cedar Grove section of Kings Canyon National Park. Since it took place well into the Summer, we didn't necessarily use this trip to...

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Aug 21, 2015

Itinerary: Yosemite Weekend with the Parents 3 Days

This weekend itinerary for Yosemite National Park covered the familiar Yosemite Valley as well as a little bit of Hetch Hetchy. By now, we were quite familiar with all the most accessible sights...

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Aug 21, 2015

Itinerary: Yosemite High Country 4 Days

This itinerary covered a weekend visit to Yosemite National Park, but instead of coming in from the usual entrances in the west, we focused on going in and out of the park from its "back door"...

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Aug 21, 2015

Itinerary: Yosemite Glen Aulin Backpack 3 Days

This itinerary covered my one and only backpacking trip within the boundaries of Yosemite National Park (at least in our the first 15 years that Julie and I have been waterfalling). Not one for...

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Aug 21, 2015

Itinerary: Southern Yosemite Redux 4 Days

This itinerary was a return trip to the quiet southern part of Yosemite National Park. And like the first time around, we did it as a camping trip out of the Wawona Campground. We re-visited the...

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Aug 21, 2015

Itinerary: Southern Yosemite Initiation 3 Days

In this itinerary, we did a weekend camping trip where the focus of this visit was to explore the quiet southern section of Yosemite National Park, particularly in the Wawona area. While we spent...

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Aug 21, 2015

Itinerary: Yosemite Off The Beaten Path 4 Days

This itinerary covered another weekend spent at Yosemite National Park. However, what differentiated this particular visit was that we targeted some of the less-explored parts of the park. This...

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Aug 21, 2015

Itinerary: Yosemite Photo Run with Mom 3 Days

This itinerary covered a weekend at Yosemite National Park. I cynically refer to this particular trip the "change-in-company-vacation-policy" trip because they essentially changed the rules in...

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Aug 21, 2015

Itinerary: Zion Narrows 5 Days

As a follow-up to the Half-Dome hike that we had accomplished just a month prior, we also managed to scratch the full Zion Narrows hike off the bucket list as well. Julie and I were accompanied by...

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Aug 21, 2015

Itinerary: Yosemite Half Dome 3 Days

This itinerary covered our trip to Yosemite National Park, where we targeted the summiting of the iconic Half Dome. The trip planning started from the moment I had made camping reservations 24...

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Aug 20, 2015

Itinerary: Southern Utah with Mom 4 Days

Kind of on a whim, I decided to take advantage of the Memorial Day Weekend while Julie was also out-of-town. So I was accompanied by my Mom on a very spontaneous trip to some familiar haunts in...

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Aug 20, 2015

Itinerary: Zion Hiking Weekend 3 Days

This extended weekend trip marked the third time that Julie and I had been to Zion National Park so we were now becoming quite familiar with what attractions were here. However, a couple of...

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