The Liechtenstein Trail: Hiking across the world’s sixth-smallest nation

Liechtenstein Trail View of Vaduz

Crossing the whole country and connecting all of Liechtenstein’s municipalities, the Liechtenstein Trail is a hike through a nation’s heritage Receiving only an average of 80,000 visitors each year, the tiny country of Liechtenstein is the least visited country in Europe. But don’t be concerned about its minimal influx of tourists or its small size […]

Liechtenstein – Getting lost in the micro-country of the Alps

Hiking Routes in Liechtenstein

Either hiking across the full country in just 3 days or exploring any of its 400km of trails, visiting Liechtenstein means experiencing the less known side of the Alps “Liechtenstein? What are you doing there for so long”. That was the usual reaction I was getting from my friends at home each time I mentioned […]

Outdoor activities to do in the Dolomites

Outdoor activities to do in the Dolomites

Cycling, hiking and rock climbing in Summer, while skiing and alpine mountaineering in Winter. The Italian Dolomites are a paradise for outdoor explorers It’s obvious I’m in love with the region of the Dolomites. They are not only in my opinion the most beautiful mountain landscape in Europe, but also one of the most diverse […]

Dolomites‘ most adventurous hike – The Cortina Dolomiti Ultra Trekking

Dolomites‘ most adventurous hike - The Cortina Dolomiti Ultra Trekking

Covering some of the best spots in the Dolomites, the Cortina Dolomiti Ultra Trekking is the ultimate hiking trek for adventure seekers in Europe There is nothing more fascinating that waking up after the sun comes out and realize you just slept in a mountain hut above the clouds. This is how days start, when […]

Hiking the most epic route in the Dolomites – the Alta Via 1

Alta Via 1 - Hiking Passo Giau - Dolomites

Named as one of the most extraordinary hikes in the world, the Alta Via 1 in the Dolomites is an adventure any hiking lover should experience at least once in a lifetime. After emerging from an extinct tropical sea around 70 million years ago, the sharp limestone peaks of the Dolomites are some of the […]

Visiting an ice cave in Austria: Eisriesenwelt or Dachstein?

Visiting Eisriesenwelt and Dachstein - Ice cave austria

I visited the Eisriesenwelt Ice Cave and Dachstein Ice Cave in Austria and explored a world of ice and frost When I think about Summer in the Alps, I can’t imagine visiting an ice cave in Austria. Hot and long Summer days are usually for me associated with outdoors activities and swims at the late, […]

Types of Signs at the Hiking Routes of the Alps

Types of Signs at the hiking routes in the Alps

Do you know the different trail signs at the Alps? I recap all the signs and symbols for each country in the Alps and made a guide about it.   Stretching approximately 1,200 kilometers across eight Alpine countries (France, Switzerland, Monaco, Italy, Liechtenstein, Austria, Germany, and Slovenia), the Alps is one of the most impressive […]

Exploring Big Bend National Park in Texas

Hiking routes at Big Bend National Park -Road trip Texas

Remote, desertic, hot and adventurous. The Big Bend National Park is a jewel in Texas and the perfect place to disconnect from modern life Known as one of the last remaining wild corners of the United States, the Big Bend National Park is too far to simply drive by, too isolated to live nearby and […]

Discovering hiking routes outside Tokyo: Mt. Takao and Mitake

Guide for the pyramids in Giza

Green and wild instead of grey and futuristic, Mt.Takao and Mt. Mitake are the best hiking routes near Tokyo and a great alternative to try something new. Hectic, chaotic and sometimes extremely crowded, Tokyo can be a little bit overwhelming for a first time visitor. But don’t worry, the scenic hiking routes at Mt. Takao […]

Christoffel National Park – Discovering Curaçao’s wildest side

NationalParkChristoffel-Boka Grandi

Who could imagine that tucked away in the middle of this island paradise are some of the most beautiful hiking routes of the Caribbean? This is Curaçao’s Christoffel National Park. When I think Curaçao, the first images in my mind are perfect white sandy beaches, tropical cocktails in front of the ocean and a radiant […]