• Moderate hikes in the Tatras of Slovakia
    EUROPE,  SLOVAKIA

    8 MODERATE HIKES IN THE TATRAS OF SLOVAKIA

    Someone asked me the other day on Instagram, how to get better at rock scrambling and overcome the fear of falling? Honestly speaking, that's a very good question! I have no fear of height whatsoever, but the best piece of advice I can give someone who does, is to start slow and progress with time. In this blog post, I'm going to share with you 8 moderate hikes in the Tatras of Slovakia, perfect for people who want to practise rock scrambling and gain more confidence before hitting the toughest trails in the Tatra Mountains.

  • Malerweg in Germany 8 day itinerary
    EUROPE,  GERMANY

    MALERWEG IN GERMANY: 8-DAY ITINERARY [2023]

    Malerweg, also known as the Painter's Way, is a 116 km hiking trail winding around the Elbe Sandstone Mountains in Saxon Switzerland National Park. Interestingly enough, this region has so much to offer that I finished the hike with a total number of 175 km walked. In this blog post, I'm sharing my 8-day itinerary for hiking Malerweg with daily distance, elevation change and my favourite attractions for each day. Let's go!

  • All you need to know about hiking Malerweg in Germany
    EUROPE,  GERMANY

    ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT HIKING MALERWEG [2023]

    Saxon Switzerland is one of the most iconic regions in Germany. Hiking here means walking around unique rock formations, climbing a countless number of stairs and vertical ladders, enjoying magnificent views over the Elbe River and taking breaks in peaceful towns. If you want to go big and see it all, you should definitely consider hiking Malerweg. All you need to know about hiking Malerweg is included in this blog post. Enjoy!

  • Hikes in the Tatras of Slovakia for beginners
    EUROPE,  SLOVAKIA

    12 HIKES IN THE TATRAS OF SLOVAKIA FOR BEGINNERS

    Slovakians are the lucky ones! More than 75% of the Tatra Mountains belong to them. With that being said, Slovakia offers more hiking trails than Poland, with a more diverse range of walks for advanced, intermediate and novice hikers. In this blog post, I'm going to share with you 12 hikes in the Tatras of Slovakia suitable for almost everybody. The hikes listed below are not always short, some of them require a decent level of fitness, but they have no technical sections, and no rock scrambling involved. Let's get into it!

  • Hiking the GR20 Corsica 14 day itinerary
    EUROPE,  FRANCE

    HIKING THE GR20 IN CORSICA: 14-DAY ITINERARY [2023]

    Corsica's GR20 is officially divided into 16 stages, which means 16 days on the track. Is it possible to double the stages and finish the walk faster? Absolutely! If you are a fit and confident hiker, you can even try to do it in 10 days. In my case, it was a little longer though. In this blog post, I'm going to share with you my 14-day itinerary for hiking the GR20 in Corsica with walk notes, daily distance, and elevation change. Let's go!

  • GR20 Corsica everything you need to know
    EUROPE,  FRANCE

    GR20 CORSICA: EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW [2023]

    The GR20 is a 180 km long hiking trail that winds its way through the mountainous heart of Corsica. It's also commonly described as the toughest long-distance hike in all of Europe. The GR20 consists of two parts. The south part, which is considered moderate, and the north part, which is known for being more technical. In this blog post, I'm going to share with you everything you need to know about the GR20 before you go.

  • The ultimate packing list for the GR20 in Corsica
    EUROPE,  FRANCE

    THE ULTIMATE PACKING LIST FOR THE GR20 IN CORSICA

    Packing for a long-distance hike is always challenging. You need to bring all the essentials with you, and at the same time, keep the pack weight low. The painful truth is that if you pack too much stuff, your knees will suffer, and you will most likely struggle on the technical parts. In this blog post, I'm going to share with you the ultimate packing list for the GR20 in Corsica, perfect for late June, and early July. So let's get right into it!

  • Travelling Australia places to go travel cost lessons learnt
    AUSTRALIA,  TIPS

    TRAVELLING AUSTRALIA: PLACES TO GO, TRAVEL COST, LESSONS LEARNT

    I remember how stressed I was before my first road trip across Australia. Despite planning the entire trip carefully, doing lots of research, and talking with many travellers, I kept on self-sabotaging myself. "Is it really a good idea to go travelling solo?". The idea itself turned out to be great, but some decisions I made could have been way better. In this blog post, I'm sharing all my mistakes, so that you can learn from them.

  • Can you walk the Overland Track for free
    AUSTRALIA,  TASMANIA

    ARM RIVER TRACK TO NEW PELION HUT

    Did you know that you can get to New Pelion Hut without doing the entire Overland Track? Well... I was surprised too when I found out! The Arm River Track goes straight to New Pelion Hut. Who would have ever thought that you can take a shortcut to spend a night in the most beautifully situated hut on the Overland Track. In this blog post, I'm going to share with you all you need to know about this hike. Let's get started!

  • A guide to hiking Federation Peak in Tasmania
    AUSTRALIA,  TASMANIA

    A GUIDE TO HIKING FEDERATION PEAK IN TASMANIA

    Federation Peak was my ultimate goal before leaving Tasmania, and honestly speaking, I couldn't have imagined a better ending for my 3-month long Tassie adventures. This is definitely the most brutal hike I have done in my life, both physically and mentally draining, but at the same time, extremely rewarding. Thinking of approaching it? All you need to know about this tremendous hike is included in this blog post.