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Hiking to Annapolis Rock in South Mountain State Park

A post about my weekend hiking trip to South Mountain State Park in Northern Maryland, which features part of the Appalachian Trial and has two overlooks of Annapolis Rock and Black Rock.

Overlook from Annapolis Rock

Overlook from Annapolis Rock


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Hiking in Sugarloaf Mountain, Maryland

A post about my weekend hiking trip to Sugarloaf Mountain in Dickerson, Maryland, which was the closest mountain molehill from Washington DC.

White Rocks

White Rocks


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Weekend Cycling in Washington DC

It was a great autumn day in Washington DC, as I cycled along Capital Crescent Trail and Mount Vernon Trail from Bethesda to National Airport for the last bit of nature colors before winter kicked in.

Autumn Colors in Downtown Bethesda

 Autumn Colors in Downtown BethesdaAutumn Colors in Downtown Bethesda


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Autumn Colors of Catoctin Mountain

First week of November, when autumn was in its prime, my friends at the trails club organized this hiking trip to Catoctin Mountain. It turned out that autumn colors were spectacular this time of the year in the countryside.

Autumn Colors

 Autumn ColorsAutumn Colors

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Triple State Hike

Just after the start of Fall 2018 semester, some of my friends in UMD’s Terrapin Trails Club organized this hiking trip to visit the highest points of the states of Pennsylvania, Maryland and West Virginia, which would be my first trip with the club.

Farmland

FarmlandFarmland


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Hiking Overall Run in Shenandoah

Just before the prime of autumn in the middle of October, some of my friends in UMD’s Terrapin Trails Club organized this hiking trip in Shenandoah. Well, it’s (almost) the best time of the year in Shenandoah, what better way to spend the weekend?

Trail

 TrailTrail


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Weekend Trip to Boston: Flights, Bunker Hill and Naval Yard

Roughly a month ago a few college friends of mine told me they would be renting a house in Boston for the weekend and hold a gathering of chats and games and exchanges of cooking skills. Well, that sounds like an exciting way to spend a weekend that’s sure to go down in memories, so of course I’m in.

Fiery Clouds

Fiery Clouds


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2017 Winter Break: Journey back to States

After a trip to Vietnam the photos of which I could only hope that I have time to process and some time with my parents, I packed up all my holiday shopping back home and went on this journey back to the States.

Terminal 2 Interior

Terminal 2 Interior

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Day 14 of Sri Lanka Trip, Colombo on July 24, 2017

Last day of our journey around Sri Lanka.
The plan of this day was to tour the capital city of Colombo, before getting on a flight early next morning back home.

Cinnamon Grand Colombo Hotel

Cinnamon Grand Colombo HotelFrom our apartment window.

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Day 13 of Sri Lanka Trip, to Colombo on July 23, 2017

Towards the end of our tour of Sri Lanka as we planned to take an another train ride back to Colombo. But before that, since we had time, we decided to take another visit to Galle Fort first.

Unawatuna Beach

Unawatuna BeachThe beach here is much wider, and offered more water activities than Mirissa.

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