Tag: Hiking

The Kemeri Bog Trail: Latvia’s beautiful bogs

The Kemeri Bog Trail: Latvia’s beautiful bogs

The Kemeri bog trail is one of the many hiking trails in Latvia. Latvia is a land of incredible nature with forests, wetlands and bogs. Kemeri Bog is located in Kemeri National Park in Latvia. More specifically, it is situated near the town of Jurmala, 

The Viru Bog Trail: Estonia’s beautiful bogs

The Viru Bog Trail: Estonia’s beautiful bogs

The Viru bog trail is one of the many hiking trails in Estonia. Estonia is a land of forests, bogs, mires and wetlands. Viru Bog is located in Lahemaa National Park, one of the oldest and largest national parks in the country. Lahemaa National Park 

How to Hike the Passu Glacier Trek in Pakistan

How to Hike the Passu Glacier Trek in Pakistan

This post is about the Passu glacier trek in Pakistan. The Passu glacier is in the Karakorum mountain range of Northern Pakistan. This region is home to some of the largest glaciers in the world outside of the polar regions.  The glaciers in the Karakorum 

The Most Beautiful Tea House Treks in Nepal

The Most Beautiful Tea House Treks in Nepal

This post is about the most beautiful tea house treks in Nepal. The famous tea house treks in Nepal make the mountains accessible to anyone who visits the country whether you are an amateur hiker or a professional mountaineer. Nepal is home to some of 

The Poon Hill Trek Itinerary: one week in the Annapurnas

The Poon Hill Trek Itinerary: one week in the Annapurnas

This post offers you the ultimate guide to the best one week Poon Hill trek itinerary. The Poon Hill trek, also known as the Ghorepani Poon Hill trek or the Annapurna Panorama, is one of the shortest multi-day hikes in Nepal. Short, but sweet. Therefore 

The Annapurna Circuit Trek Itinerary: the ultimate guide

The Annapurna Circuit Trek Itinerary: the ultimate guide

This post offers you the ultimate Annapurna Circuit trek itinerary. The Annapurna Circuit trek was once the most popular tea house trek in Nepal. In about a month it was possible to walk around the Annapurna mountain peaks. This trek was famous for its ethnic 

The Langtang Trek Itinerary: the ultimate guide

The Langtang Trek Itinerary: the ultimate guide

This post offers you the ultimate Langtang Trek itinerary. The Langtang trek is a beautiful multi day hike in the Bagmati province of Nepal. An area that is 51 kilometers north of Kathmandu. Making this an easy and accessible trek for those that love to 

The Gokyo Lakes Trek Itinerary: the ultimate guide

The Gokyo Lakes Trek Itinerary: the ultimate guide

This post offers you the ultimate Gokyo Lakes trek itinerary. The Gokyo Lakes trek in Nepal is a wonderful trek that brings you to a chain of six turquoise, glacial-fed lakes in the Everest region. At around 5000 meters it is the highest freshwater lake 

The Jiri to Lukla Trek: a beautiful hike to Everest

The Jiri to Lukla Trek: a beautiful hike to Everest

This post is about the Jiri to Lukla trek. The Jiri to Lukla trek was once the start of the famous trek to Everest. Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay, the first people to climb Mount Everest, even started their hike in Kathmandu.  It was only 

The Pieterpad Trail: the most famous hike in the Netherlands

The Pieterpad Trail: the most famous hike in the Netherlands

The Pieterpad trail is the most famous long distance trail in the Netherlands. It starts in Pieterburen up north in Groningen to the Pietersberg in Southern Limburg. You will hike almost 500 kilometers to some of the most beautiful parts of the Netherlands. The Pieterpad 

Hiking in the Netherlands: the most beautiful trails

Hiking in the Netherlands: the most beautiful trails

Hiking in the Netherlands? You might think this is a joke. Isn’t it as flat as a dutch pancake? Isn’t it one of the most densely populated countries in the world?  Yes it is, but hiking in the Netherlands is very well possible. Even enjoyable. 

The Colca Canyon Trek in Peru: the ultimate travel guide

The Colca Canyon Trek in Peru: the ultimate travel guide

This post is about my experience on the Colca Canyon trek in Peru and how to choose the best Colca Canyon tour. The Colca Canyon is one of the world’s deepest canyons, even deeper than the Grand Canyon in some areas. The dramatic landscapes, towering