On The Way Around The World

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Sometimes the most beautiful or interesting things happen or are seen on the way to our destination rather than at our destination. As they say, it’s about the journey not the destination right? Sometimes, but definitely for this post.

Below is a series of photographs taken in transition from getting to point A to point B. 

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In Victoria BC on the way to our afternoon tea enjoyment.
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In Long Beach, Washington on the way to the beach.
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On the way to the McMenamins Edgefield Brewpub, Winery & Theater.
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On the way to get some food in Mossyrock, WA
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A sunset and rows of windmills on the way to Pendleton, OR
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And another beautiful sunset on the way back to our hotel after a long day of training in Pendleton, OR
On the motorcycle on the way to downtown Ahmednagar, India.
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On the way to explore Pike Place Market in Seattle for the first time.
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A view of Mt. Hood and PDX on the way to Salty’s for some fish and chips
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Crazy weather on the way to Cannon Beach, OR
On the way to a hike.
And this one at the hike on the way to Mirror Lake.
A rainbow on the way to Rainier, WA
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On the lifts in Whistler, Canada on the way to the top.
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On the way to Craigdarroch Castle.
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Driving by the Columbia River on the Washington side on the way back home.
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On the way to Hood River, OR
On the way to the lodge in Mt. Hood, OR.
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And getting closer and higher on the way to the lodge in Mt. Hood.
Inside he train from Moscow to St Petersburg
In the train for the night on the way to Moscow, Russia
Heading to Cannon Mountain, NH
Heading to Cannon Mountain, NH
Traffic on the way to Ahmednagar, India.
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On the way to see the Multnomah Falls up close.
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On the way out to explore Victoria BC.
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On the way to the gate for my next flight.
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In the tunnel on the way to the Airpark, Seattle.
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On the way to boat watch on the deck in Portland, OR.
The milkman (dudhwalla) in India, on his way to deliver some fresh milk.

Which one was your favorite?

17 thoughts on “On The Way Around The World

  1. Beautiful images!


  2. Great collection for the theme!


  3. The train going to Russia… what class was that? Looks very very decadent for a train.


    1. mmm.. honestly I don’t remember (2008). But we decided to splurge a bit for the experience. 🙂

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  4. Like the Cannon Beach shot


  5. Love the rainbow! Not something I see very often, when I do it’s an amazing event.


    1. Since I moved to the PNW, I’ve seen more rainbows than all the ones I had seen in my life combined. 🙂

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      1. Suertuda!


  6. What a set, Mani. You get around!


    1. Thanks! It’s fun to explore. A lot of it is from spontaneous trips.


  7. Sometimes, the journey is as important – or as photo-worthy – as the destination. Cool post Mani!


  8. The adventure begins with the first step on the way!


  9. Holly Beddome June 5, 2015 — 2:40 am

    Heh, I like the milkman in India and that beautiful shot in New Hampshire! 🙂


    1. I liked the milkman too, it was cool to see. The family that had just gotten some milk delivered made me a cup of chai with the fresh milk. They were a very poor family. Indian people are very hospitable.


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