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


The Mountain Gorillas of Bwindi

The Mountain Gorillas of Bwindi

Nothing can prepare you for the silver back. His mass and sheer size seems to be palpable in the air.

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.

Looking for giants in Waimea

Looking for giants in Waimea

We ended up at the exact spot I was dreaming about more than a decade ago - the mythical North shore of Oahu.

Vienna hiking - Moenichskirchen

Vienna hiking - Moenichskirchen

While sitting out the winter we decided to boost morale with a little series called "Remember the time...?". In the first episode: "Remember the time we went to Mönichskirchen?"