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On Top Of The World – Weekly Photo Challenge – On Top

Dear Friends, I love the thrill of coming across a pile of Travellers’ Stones. You know, the ones where travellers add to the pile as they go past. I always wonder about the people who’ve come this way before me. Some piles are small and stout, ready for the next stone to be added on top. …

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Ice Ice Baby – Weekly Photo Challenge – Let There Be Light

Dear Friends, I’m not your ordinary beaver, as you’ve probably noticed, and one of the beaver-ish things I don’t do is venture underground. Sometimes though an opportunity too good to turn down presents itself and I take up the challenge. I was on Fox Glacier with Dean of Fox Glacier Guiding when he discovered a …

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A New Career in a New Town…

  Dear Friends, Remember when I had a work experience day at Fox Glacier? It was so much fun and ever since I have been hoping I would have another opportunity to learn a new trade. When I was in Brussels I decided to go on a free walking tour with Robbert of Sandemans New …

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Count On Me

Dear Friends, With my background as a member of the Bavarian Mountain Rescue Service I am definitely an outdoors type of beaver. That’s why I’m such a big fan of Bear Grylls. He always knows just what to do in any situation and his survival skills are amazing. To upgrade my own survival skills to …

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