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With the Kids

Posted by on May 7, 05:28 AM
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A rigid perfectionist could never be pleased with the state of affairs at the school, certainly, but given its means and the type of student it struggles to instruct, the education is extraordinarily good…

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Christmas in the Tropics

Posted by on Apr 14, 10:49 PM
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Visiting with Sister M.I. for the first time

As Randall has already elaborated upon in the previous blog post, we visited the orphanage the next morning. The sisters there, as well as the girls, are genuine sweethearts, and I was quickly confirmed in the notion that we had chosen the right cause to support!

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Arrival!

Posted by on Apr 2, 12:47 PM
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…we finally stopped one young man who informed us that the Prior was out, but another priest was having lunch upstairs. We were to wait till he finished…

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Tajikistan Part 2: Experiencing Afghanistan at a Comfortable Distance

Posted by on Dec 19, 02:26 AM
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Panorama of the Wakhan Valley

…I came across a small, deep valley that had some cultivated ground and rock walls but no sign of life, so I followed the steep side road down to the little field and began to set up camp. I stockpiled some rocks in case I had a visit from wolves in the night. Just as complete darkness fell and I was about to retire to my tent…

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Ride Statistics

Last Updated: Jun 26, 11:50 AM

  • Odometer: 46,033 km / 28,604 miles
  • Countries Visited: 30
  • Calories Burnt: 2,301,650
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