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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

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

With an alpine region and narrow single track roads that aren’t suitable for rental vehicles, Northern Albania has some exciting adventures that can be explored in 3 days. The village of Theth is quicker to access by car than other villages such as Valbone. Theth is a picturesque remote village located in the Thethi National Park in the northern Albanian alps. It is a 3 hour drive from the nearest town of… 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

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