Welcome to my personal travel journal! If you don't know me, that's OK! I hope you'll enjoy reading about some of my adventures and misadventures, and hopefully learn something new about a corner of the world.

Recent updates:
2015-10-06: Day 8 of Niue in 2011.
2015-10-05: Day 7 of Niue in 2011.
2015-09-29: Day 6 of Niue in 2011.

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Thursday, July 7, 2011

Jack also showed us "tiwali(?)" trees with twisted roots. They felt mysterious, as if their unnatural vitality is due to them drawing some occult power from some supernatural vortex they grow over. There were also a lot of vines in the forest. Jack surprised us by cutting down a segment, and when tilted, it poured out a surprisingly healthy stream of water from which to drink from.