How to Climb Mt. Hood

At an elevation of 11,250 stands the tallest peak in Oregon, Mt. Hood. The iconic mountain brings in roughly 15,000-20,000 visitors around the world attempting to summit each year.  Located just 50 miles east of Portland, Mt. Hood is a popular climb for urban city-dwellers and Pacific Northwest adventurers alike. In fact, Mt. Hood is […]

Travel: The Pros and Cons – Depicted From One Traveler to Another

Travel has the capacity to reward someone in several ways. These may range from trivial moments such as admiring a Moroccan sunset or over-indulging in pastizzis in Malta, to larger life-changing experiences like tutoring a refugee and helping them conquer obstacles ahead. On the other hand, travel also brings about moments of frustrations and difficulties. […]