Tag: hiking


Autumn Colours: The Best Places to See Fall Foliage Travel

Autumn is the perfect time to travel: less crowds, milder temperatures, lower prices and of course the colourful spectacle that is known as fall foliage. There are a million reasons to love autumn, but it’s the autumn colours that have travellers seek out the best viewing points, hikes and drives across the world to see the leaves change colours first hand. I wanted to share the...

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A Guide to Hiking the Tongariro Alpine Crossing New Zealand

Otherworldly: that’s the only word that even comes close to describing this landscape. Hiking the Tongariro Alpine Crossing makes you feel like you’ve stepped foot in to another world. One where volcanoes dominate the scenery. If you listen carefully you might be able to hear the volcano roar! The Tongariro Alpine Crossing is one of New Zealand’s most popular day hikes and after 3 days...

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Tongariro National Park: Tama Lakes Hike New Zealand

The Tama Lakes hike is one of the lesser-known walks in New Zealand. The 17km hiking trail is a great alternative to the Tongariro Alpine Crossing as it’s less challenging, but has an equally breath-taking scenery. Volcanoes, waterfalls and alpine landscape: what more could you possibly want from a hike? After eight years I was finally back in New Zealand, this time on the North...

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Hiking Kotor Bay: Wild Beauty & Unexpected Encounters Montenegro

This stunning view of Kotor Bay from an abandoned village in the hills was only just the beginning of one of the most scenic hikes I’ve ever done. I went on a 10km guided hike through the country’s wild beauty. Hiking Kotor Bay was the ideal way to spend my last day in Montenegro.   The Story Of The Chestnut Trees The abandoned village of Upper...

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