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Things that make my heart swell: Hiking Podocarpus

I met two awesome guys who were old travel buddies and had individually and collectively been to an insane number of places. Together we went to hike Podocarpus National Park that lies between Loja and Vilcabamba in South Ecuador. We ended up spending the five hour hike in a cloud with no view of anything more than ten feet away from us. It was beautiful in a way that makes your heart almost hurt.


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