Wednesday, December 31, 2008

Kilimanjaro Preview

As some of you know (those who are friends with me on Facebook, anyway), I went to Tanzania over Christmas break. And climbed Kilimanjaro. Climbing was an utterly fantastic, amazing, exhausting experience.

I have 500+ pictures to sort through and a bunch of chores before the school term starts on Monday, so a thorough reckoning will not be forthcoming for a while. To tide you over until such time as I can give you a more complete account, I have created this panorama for you, taken at Uhuru Peak, the highest point in Africa.

It's huge, but worth it.


4 comments:

  1. Awesome and amazing and awe-inspiring and all those things you say about mountains and nature unleashed. I demand more pictures!

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  2. Thanks! For a sense of scale, by the way, the clouds on the right half of the picture are several miles below us...

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  3. Wow... Kick ass picture, man! You didn't mention to us that you were going over there and doing that and I was starting to wonder why I hadn't heard from you in a while. Glad you had an awesome trip! Give us a call sometime soon.

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  4. My awe is inspired, and ass kicked, by that picture. Yes, more pictures! If you have pictures of Freddy Mercury's Zanzibarian birthplace, all the better.

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