AllTrails – Your hiking guide around the world

  AllTrails has the largest collection of detailed, hand-curated trail maps with more than 50.000 trails so far. Wherever you might be, you can quickly find the perfect hike, bike ride, or trail run by length, rating, and difficulty level. The first time I used this free application (pro version with more functions is also available)…

Acatenango – A hike you will remember for your lifetime

Acatenango (3976m) is definitely a must do trip in Guatemala. Next door Volcan de Fuego is the world’s most consistently erupting volcano, and with some luck, it is possible to see Fuego erupt at night (That´s why you should do a 2 day tour to get the most from the hike). It is a tough…

Blue Fire – Hell on earth

I didn´t know that hell exists on earth- until I saw it. On the Mt Ijen. In Java,Indonesia. I went there with a friend by scooter from Bali. By the way, did you know that Indonesia has three different time zones? We drove up on about 1200 m altitude to the entrance of the Ijen…

A walk along the west coast

    Last week, I wanted to “cross a country” from south to north by walking. I organized a couchsurfing event to do it, but the weather forecast said 70% probability of rain and thunderstorm, that´s why I cancelled it. However,  the weather was beautiful and sunny that day…. The next day, unfortunately no one had…