Walking with Giants

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We woke up to a gorgeous sunny Sunday in Eureka and after grabbing a quick breakfast, we headed north on the famous Highway 101 of Northern California. It’s probably one of the most famous and popular road trip roads in … Continue reading

Yosemite Falls and more

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Once we had freshened ourselves up after our day hike up The Mist Trail, we were absolutely starving, but we didn’t fancy a pizza again, nor did we want to eat any of the school dinner type food that Camp … Continue reading

The Mist Trail in Yosemite

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We woke up early our first morning in Yosemite, with cold noses sticking out from underneath the layers of blankets in our tent cabin. We had our breakfast, packed our bags with lunch, snacks and coffee for the day, filled … Continue reading

The magical Kingdom of Yosemite

On the 17th of April we started our drive to Yosemite National Park from San Francisco. I don’t remember too much of the drive, apart from driving across a big busy covered bridge, out of San Fran, onto the high … Continue reading

Grand Canyon – a view that knows no boundaries

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We met quite a few people during our trip who had been to Grand Canyon and when I asked them about it, they would all stop for a slight moment, get a distant mystical glimmer in their eyes and say: … Continue reading

Tongariro Alpine Crossing

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Tongariro National Park is not only the oldest national park in New Zealand, it is also a World Heritage Site and the home to Mordor and to top it all off it is still an active volcanic area. Due to … Continue reading

Coffee at 2010m ASL

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On our way to Whakapapa Village, we drove up to Skotel Alpine Resort, a ski resort on Mt. Ruapehu, one of the worlds largest active volcanos! During the summer months parts of the resort stays open and keep the chair … Continue reading

Hiking in Fiordland National Park

There are plenty of hikes to do in The Fiordland National Park, one of the most famous is The Routeburn. A 33 km long hike that offers spectacular alpine views, flora and fauna, that leads all the way to Milford Sound and … Continue reading

Kayaking in Milford Sound

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Our alarm went off at 6am, it was still dark outside and very cold. Luckily we were staying at a campsite in Milford Sound that is also run as a hostel, so we could use the kitchen facilities inside to … Continue reading