Category Archives: HIKING

Complete guide to hiking the Tsingy de Bemaraha in Madagascar

Hike Tsingy de Bemaraha National Park Madagascar

If you’re looking for an epic nature adventure in one of rural Madagascar’s national parks, look no further than hiking the Tsingy de Bemaraha National Park in western Madagascar. A combination of rising groundwater and erosion from rain and wind has resulted in a forest of sharp imposing limestone spires covering a total area of […]

The ultimate guide to the best hikes in Malta for your next adventure

Malta walks

You’re traveling to Malta and want to incorporate a hiking adventure or two on your trip, but are not quite sure where to begin. I don’t blame you. I remember flying into Malta and looking out of the plane window. My thought was, ‘damn, that’s a lot of construction covering the entire island. Where can […]

13 Spectacular hikes in Portugal you can’t miss!

Seven Hanging Valleys Trail is one of the most beautiful Portugal hiking trails

In the southwest point of Europe, known for its dramatic cliffs, incredible beaches, and sun all year round, Portugal is perfect for all things outdoors. And hiking is no exception. The Portugal hiking trails are spread across the country from easy day trips to multi-day treks. What they all have in common is the astounding […]

How to hike to Kamen Del, Vitosha mountains: The most epic views of Sofia

Kamen Del Vitosha Mountains

The enchanting city of Sofia in Bulgaria is an awesome base for hiking in the incredible Vitosha mountains. An easy hike to spectacular views is the Kamen Del hike from Aleko Hut. The hike can easily be done as a day trip from Sofia with public transport if you don’t dispose of a vehicle. The […]

19 Extraordinary hikes in Spain not to miss

Mulhacen is one of the best hikes in Spain

Taking up most of the Iberic Peninsula, Spain has a beautiful blend of rocky peaks, pine tree forests, rolling green olive fields, dry desert land, rugged cliffs, and white fine sanded beaches. It’s a true haven for any outdoor enthusiast with gorgeous day hikes up tall peaks with breathtaking views or along vivid rivers winding […]

14 Legendary hikes in Peru for adventurous travelers

Ausangate Red Valley - one of the best treks Peru has to offer

Peru is a true paradise for outdoor lovers with incredible nature ranging from the dense Amazon to incredible beaches, and dramatic mountain ranges. Adventure travelers seek the famous Andes mountains and it’s not only the Inca Trail that has gained a name among the many routes you can take to the world-famous archaeological site. There […]

How to hike Algarve’s Seven Hanging Valleys Trail the responsible way

Hiking the Seven Hanging Valleys Trail

Seven Hanging Valleys Trail is one of the most beautiful day treks on the Algarve Coast and among the best hikes in Portugal. Stretching from Carvoeiro in the west to Praia da Marinha in the east, the hike offers breathtaking views along golden sun-kissed cliffs towering above the deep blue Atlantic Ocean below. The coast […]

The best hikes near Brisbane recommended by a local

Hiking in Brisbane

Despite being the third-largest city in Australia, Brisbane is actually located right on the doorstep of some of the best hikes in all of Australia. It’s surrounded by national parks and unique landscapes that provide plenty of fantastic spots for hiking and bushwalking. Let’s take a look at some of the best hikes near Brisbane […]

13 Best hikes on the East Coast to add to your bucket list

East Coast Hiking - Gorge Trail

There are endless hiking opportunities along the east side of the US, with landscapes of rolling hills, rugged cliffs, forests, rivers, and waterfalls. This side of the country has it all. Hiking has always been one of my passions when traveling, and while I didn’t get the chance to do the Appalachian Trail while visiting […]

10 Amazing waterfall hikes near Brevard NC

Hikes near Brevard NC Daniel Ridge

Brevard in North Carolina is known as the “land of waterfalls.” There are over 250 named cascades in the surrounding forests and mountains, and countless smaller falls. You could spend a lifetime exploring all the waterfall hikes near Brevard NC. This area has some of the best hikes on the East Coast. But if you […]

A complete guide to hiking Half Dome in Yosemite responsibly

Hiking Half Dome Yosemite

Half Dome trail is one of the more adventurous (and dangerous) hikes in northern California, if not the entire USA. Yet, the views and adrenaline rush from scaling up the giant Dome rock are definitely worth the risk. Although hiking Half Dome in Yosemite is quite difficult, if you’re up for it, there are ways […]