The Plitvice Lakes are easy to visit independently. We give you all the tools you need to organise your trip and avoid the tourist crowds.
The Julian Alps are easy to reach from Ljubljana or Lake Bled. Come and explore the great outdoors across Vršič Pass and the Soča Valley.
Lake Bled deserves more than a day trip. Visit Bled and nearby Vintgar Gorge with our 24-hour itinerary and avoid the tourist crowds.
Want to explore Latvia for a week? Our itinerary shows you a bit of everything: historic cities, National Parks and the Baltic Sea.
Are you planning your first Camino de Santiago and have gazillion questions as to what to expect? This article is for you.
You completed your Camino, now what? Here are 5 tips that help you digest your experience and gently re-enter life after your Camino.
You’d love to do the Camino but can’t or don’t want to average 30km/day? Read here how to tailor the Camino Portugués to your needs.
Guatemala has impressive archaeological sites, stunning natural beauty and is rich in Mayan culture and traditions. Come and experience it for yourself.
Would you love to travel around Cuba? We are ‘repeat offenders’. Check out what we got up to this time and how much has changed since our last visit.
How much do you know about Dominica? We explored the island for three weeks. Does the ‘Nature Isle’ of the Caribbean deserve its name? Find out here…
When St Lucia comes to mind, people first think of glorious sunsets with the two Pitons as backdrop. Is it the paradise glossy brochures make us believe? Find out here…
The exotically named archipelago of St Vincent and the Grenadines in the Caribbean comprises 32 islands and cays. With so many to choose from, could this be your next holiday destination?
A ten-day visit to Curaçao kicked off the Caribbean leg of our Minimalist Journey. Find out what we did and what adventures we got up to.
As we continued our journey north along the Andes, we had the opportunity to sample some of the best outdoor adventures Ecuador has to offer: a hike up and mountainbike ride down the highest mountain Ecuador’s and some challenging hikes around the Quilotoa loop… passing indigenous villages and enjoying absolutely stunning scenery in the process.
Experience true Ecuadorean life in Loja as the cultural capital, Vilcabamba with amazing hikes and Cuenca – which represents the most European city and is home to the most ex-pats.
Two classic tourist spots to visit in Ecuador, but be warned there are some catches. Read what we researched and subsequently found out.
After reading about travelling across the US by train, we decided to give it a go. This story is about the start in San Francisco, the trip and the stop-offs. Five family members on an adventure with no WiFi, limited cellphone coverage and a lot of time on our hands.