Category: Travel

Day 3 of Carolinas Vacation, Outer Banks Day 2

Our second and final day on the Outer Banks of North Carolina. We planned to race through the southern chain of islands and hopefully reach somewhere between Charleston and Wilmington for the night, while trying to have as… Read More

Day 2 of Carolinas Vacation, Outer Banks Day 1

Second day of our road trip to the Carolinas, as we left Norfolk, Virginia and set off for the Outer Banks.

Day 1 of Carolinas Vacation, Battlefields of Yorktown

It was end of May and beginning of summer, and I decided my adventures should go a little bit farther than usual, and there came this trip to the Carolina’s. So on the afternoon of May 30th, I… Read More

Hiking in Rocks State Park, Maryland

A bright sunny weekend in the middle of May, as I decided to embrace nature again. This time, I picked Rocks State Park in Northern Maryland, which consists of many short hiking trails.

Hiking in Great Falls, Maryland

A post about my weekend hiking trip to Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park in Potomac, Maryland, where we hiked Billy Goat Trail B and visited Olmsted Island Overlook with views of the raging Potomac River.

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.

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.

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 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… Read More

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… Read More