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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

Villa Gjeçaj is located in Thethi National Park, which is in the Northern Albanian Alps at 850m above sea level. This beautiful village is quite remote (3 hours from the nearest town, Shkoder) and has very few tourists. It is important to note that due to its remote location, there are no super luxurious hotels like you’d see in the ski resorts of Switzerland, but Theth is full of nice and clean… Read More

Kilimanjaro is located in Tanzania and it stands at 5895m. As you approach this single standing mountain from Moshi, you’ll understand why they call Uhuru Peak the “roof of Africa”. There are 6 possible routes to the summit, but the route you select depends on your experience and budget. I did the Machame route, which is one of the more popular routes, but still very beautiful and challenging! Here are 6 tips… Read More

A bustling mix of rainforests, beaches, mountains, wildlife and eco resorts, Costa Rica has it all. Are you thinking about a visit? Here are 20 photos to inspire adventure in Costa Rica…                                      

A melting pot of nature and adventure in picturesque settings, Tenorio Volcano National Park in northern Costa Rica has it all. Regardless if you have 1 day or 1 week, this area has a lot to offer in terms of nature, wildlife and active adventures. Here are our tips for 3 days in the Tenorio Volcano National Park – Day 1: Tenorio National Park – After an amazing breakfast at Celeste Mountain… Read More