It's All Over But the Crying

Hsb's Traveler Profile

I have traveled to 31 countries, posted 1,142 pictures and written 125 entries in 10 travel blogs
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Username
Hsb
Hometown
Toronto,
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Member Since
Jan 30, 2007
Currently
Offline

About Hsb

Profession
Helene Barrette manages Professional Services for an up-and-coming Canadian software company.
Favourite music
Mainly Jazz -- old classics
Birthplace
Montreal, Canada
Favourite movie
Casablanca and Saving Private Ryan stand out, but so does Bull Durham :-)
Languages
French, English, Spanish and Japanese
Favourite quote
If you aren't living on the edge, you're taking up too much space. It has nothing to do with thrill-seeking. It's about making the most of every moment, about stretching your own boundaries, about being willing to learn constantly... - J. Whittaker
Interests and hobbies
TRAVELLING, cycling, mountain climbing, reading, travel writing, skiing, scuba diving, movies, photography, and yes... TV...
One thing I want to do before I die
Write a book and be published -- be acknowledged as a talented writer.
Favourite book
Too many to single one out: historical fiction, non-fiction narratives, travel writings, survival stories...
My friends describe me as
From one of them: friendly, caring, compassionate, adventurous, smart, articulate, detail-oriented, strong, persistant, serious, intense, funny
The most amazing moment in my life so far
1) Standing on the summit of Kilimanjaro 2) Watching the alpenglow on the face of Everest 3) Staring at the stars over the Indian Ocean in the Maldives 4) Setting a personal altitude record of 6,075m in Peru 5) Tour de France 2009 in Paris
My travel pictures on Webshots
I have used Webshots for several years to store my travel pictures. Please have a look and enjoy!

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