Recently, my visa application was declined and at the start of the interview, I was told that I had been declined an ESTA application in the past. This made no sense to me at all and I felt the interviewer was unfair to me.
Today I contacted U.S Customs and Border Protection regarding an alleged ESTA application. I stated that I had been declined a visa and that I was told by the interviewer that I had also been declined an ESTA application in the past. I said I had never applied for an ESTA. Continue reading “U.S Customs and Border Protection”
Yesterday, my visa application was declined and I need it to hike the full Pacific Crest Trail in 2017–it was a terrible day in general. I wasn’t in a mood to think constructively, but I have a plan and if I pull it off, I will let everyone know as it might be beneficial for other hikers. I will edit my visa application page to sound a little less whiny and far more productive in the near future :).
I have ordered a pair of Komperdell Vario 4 Ultralite Carbon Fibre Trekking Poles. This is the first non photography related item I’ve bought for the Pacific Crest Trail in 2017.
I will do a full review after I’ve used them for a while–it might be as late as next year, as I don’t have many places to use them around here.
Continue reading “Komperdell Vario 4 Ultralite Carbon Fibre Trekking Poles Ordered”
I’m currently researching different stoves, tents and trekking poles for my Pacific Crest Trail 2017 gear list.
From what I can establish so far, there are large devices that’re capable all in one solutions–these are often a favourite amongst hikers–such as the Jetboil systems. These are great, especially if you like to have hot drinks and cook hot meals; I tend to only drink water (I’m English; I don’t need to assist the downfall of my teeth.) Continue reading “Pacific Crest Trail 2017 Equipment – Stoves, Tents and Trekking Poles”
Mr. Kasson often tests photography equipment extensively, and from what I have seen, his methods are fair and objective. Continue reading “Recent articles that’re a good read”
I’ve updated my Pacific Crest Trail 2017 gear list page again. I’m probably going to spend the entire week researching and updating that page.
If anyone could give me any input on water filters, I would appreciate it.