Category Archives: ADVENTURE TRAVEL

Mulhacen hike: The only hiking guide you’ll need

The top of Mulhacen Spain

If you like climbing mountains, you should consider a Mulhacen hike next time you visit Spain. Mulhacen is a part of the Sierra Nevada mountain range and the highest mountain in continental Spain and the Iberian Peninsula with its towering 3479 meters. In fact, Mulhacen is the highest mountain outside the Alps in all of […]

9 Best hikes in southern California

Big Pine Lakes is one of the best hiking trails in southern California

Southern California is so much more than beaches and surf. There are huge mountain ranges, lakes, and vast forests. In fact, California holds many of the best national parks on the west coast which makes it a hiker’s paradise! There are so many trails to choose from so it can be hard to know where […]

Hiking in northern California: 8 trails not to miss!

hiking in northern California

Have you considered hiking in northern California, but are not sure where to start? There are so many amazing hikes in northern California to choose from. Though the petrifying 2650 miles long Pacific Crest Trail passes through the whole state of California from the south to the north, there are still options for anyone that […]

How to spend two days in Garmeh Iran: A desert oasis

Garmeh Iran

As soon as I decided on going to Iran, a country that is 25% desert, I knew I wanted to stay in a desert oasis. And the choice fell on the tiny village of Garmeh settled in the middle of the Dasht-e Kavir desert in Central Iran. Blessed with natural spring water and an abundance […]

6 Spectacular hikes in Cuba you should add to your bucket list

El Yunque mountain is one of the best hikes in Cuba

Cuba might not be the first country you think of when you hear hiking. However, the small Caribbean island has several mountain ranges and 10 national parks, whereof 2 are UNESCO sites. This means that there are plenty of opportunities to go hiking in Cuba, both short walks and longer treks. I really enjoyed the […]

Jotunheimen hiking: Discover Besseggen hike Norway

Top of the Besseggen hike

Climbing up the rough rocky mountain with Gjende lake 700 meters beneath you on one side and Bessvatnet lake 300 meters down on the other side, Besseggen hike is truly a unique nature experience. If you have Jotunheimen hiking on your Norway bucket list, then the Besseggen trail needs to be on your itinerary. I have […]

La Batata hike – discover Cuba’s underground river and cave system

La Batata hike

Do you want to discover Cuba off the beaten path? La Batata hike is one of the undiscovered gems of Topes de Collantes National Park in Cuba. The hike rewards you with its pristine river and a hidden natural cave system. Most tourists go to the nearby Vegas Grande waterfall and miss out on this […]

10 Best hikes in Norway – a complete hiking guide

Molden front image

While traveling, I am often asked what my home country has to offer. I used to say “nothing”. That´s a lie. Norway has nature. Stunningly beautiful nature. In abundance. Norway is a hiker’s paradise and known for its long fjords winding their way through majestic mountains and green valleys with breathtaking views. I am sure […]

How to explore Al Hoceima National Park in northern Morocco

Hiking Al Hoceima National Park Morocco

A mild scent of pine trees mixed with the salty aroma from the sea, the sound of countless bird species trilling in their own languages takes you along a craggy coastline. Covering an area of approximately 180 square kilometers on Morocco’s Mediterranean coast, Al Hoceima National Park is an extremely underrated destination that covers both […]

10+ Beautiful waterfalls in the Philippines you just can’t miss

Bagongbong Falls in Biliran

With more than 7000 islands, many of them covered in lush green jungle, there is no doubt there are a lot of incredible waterfalls in the Philippines. You are likely to stumble over one or two breathtaking cascades no matter which island you find yourself on, and there is no denying some of the most […]

El Nicho waterfalls – all you need to know to explore this gem

El Nicho waterfalls

Covered up in lush green jungle the crystal-clear river runs by the footpath and forms the odd swimming hole to cool down in. The path joins the river where two impressive waterfalls show their strength and invite you in for a refreshing swim. You are at El Nicho waterfalls in the outskirts of Topes de […]