RECENT DESTINATIONS


Kathmandu - Nepal's frantic capital

Kathmandu - Nepal's frantic capital

Kathmandu - Nepal's frantic capital

Kathmandu is a strange geocultural alloy where the busyness of Asian cities meets the climate of the central Andes - sprinkled with the colors and customs of Hindu culture.

Annapurna Base Camp Trek in 7 Days

Annapurna Base Camp Trek in 7 Days

We did the ABC trek in late December 2017 (Christmas time). Although technically winter, the weather was surprisingly sunny resulting in stunning views.

Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek

Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek

The Poon Hill trek is an easy and rewarding hike in the Annapurna ranges. Mountain air, tea house lodging and spectacular views included.

Vienna Hiking - Schneeberg

Vienna Hiking - Schneeberg

Schneeberg - at 2076 meters this is the highest peak in lower Austria. We did the classic tour from Losenheim to the summit over Fadensteig.

Hawaii Helicopter tours - The essential guide

Hawaii Helicopter tours - The essential guide

Doing a helicopter flight over Hawaii's islands is a unique (and expensive) way of experiencing the tropical archipelago.

DISCOVER AFRICA

Overland from South Africa to Kenya

THE GREAT OUTDOORS


Treading on limestone

Treading on limestone

Peilstein only reaches a height of 716 meters and as such it might not be the most impressive rock formation. But first looks can be deceiving.

A Tipi or a Tent? - Attempt at climbing Taranaki

A Tipi or a Tent? - Attempt at climbing Taranaki

Easter weekend 2013. The goal: To climb Mount Taranaki (Egmont) and to stay in a Tipi tent at Solscape in Raglan

Coromandel Pinnacles - Is this hut for real?

Coromandel Pinnacles - Is this hut for real?

Had we just stepped into The Lord Of The Rings set? Hiking up the beautiful Coromandel Pinnacles track.

Claustrophobia in the Cango Caves

Claustrophobia in the Cango Caves

It was time get rid of some irrational fears in the South African limestone caves. Or not.