Jorgeson examining his hands just a few days into the climb. The condition of the climbers’ hands and fingertips was one of the major variables on the Dawn Wall. Rest days were built into the schedule so their hands and skin could heal between climbs.
The side of Thailand that isn't shown in the perfect travel brochures. (I think this applied to people mainly who are looking to stay for several months/longer but some points made are also valid for tourists!
Hotels don’t necessarily offer all they have to give, so it’s up to travelers to know what’s available. Ask and you can receive everything from workout gear and kids’ toys to vegan toiletries and flat irons. Now that’s what we call smarter travel.