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Affordable Adventure Lapland

The dancing lights twinkling across are a dream for many of us. Chasing the northern lights can be an exciting, but frustrating process. At times, many people give up, go to bed or just don’t try to see them again. This is where resilience comes in. Here is my guide to resilience and the northern lights. – Do Not Give Up – If you don’t have the perfect conditions, try again the… Read More

Fjords, crashing oceans and northern lights, Norway is undoubtedly one of the most diverse adventure locations in Europe. That said, it is also known to be one of the most expensive in Europe. Everything from the beer to public transport is more expensive than most other places in Europe. Here are some typical costs for Norway in 2018: B&B: 50€ per person night in a twin room Bed in a dorm room in… Read More

Affordable Adventure Bavaria

Visible from Munich, it is no wonder why the Zugspitze is one of the most iconic peaks in the Garmisch alps. It’s little sister the Alpspitze protrudes from the ridge like a pyramid perched at 2600m and it one of the most iconic peaks of the Garmisch region. Although the Alpspitze is the little sister of Germany’s highest peak the Zugspitze, this ascent and descent should not be underestimated. Are you game… Read More