Hiking in Morocco: Why you need to head to Imlil, Morocco for epic hiking

Hiking in Morocco: Why you need to head to Imlil, Morocco for epic hiking

Imlil is not a place you find on a standard Morocco itinerary, however if you’re interested in going hiking in Morocco, you should visit Imlil. This village in the mountains is surrounded by Toubkal National Park is only a day trip from Marrakesh. 

If you’re looking for something different after experiencing the desert, kasbahs, medinas, and maybe even a Moroccan spa, come hiking in Imlil to enjoy the fresh mountain air, laid back atmosphere, incredible views, and cute guesthouses.  Today, Sabrina, a Dutch traveler, will be sharing her experience hiking in Morocco’s most beautiful national park. (more…)

Theth to Valbona: What to know about hiking on Albania’s most beautiful trail

Theth to Valbona: What to know about hiking on Albania’s most beautiful trail

If you’re considering hiking in Albania from Theth to Valbona, this post is for you.  I’m an amateur hiker who decided that I’d do my first proper full-day hike while in Albania.  Admittedly, the hike didn’t go as smoothly as I wanted as I ended up carrying my large backpacking, however I’m so glad that I decided to hike in Albania.  The views were beautiful.  This post contains tips for hiking from Theth To Valbona, what to bring with you for Theth to Valbona, and what to expect from Albania’s most famous hiking trail. (more…)

Your Albania itinerary: The best things to do in Albania

Your Albania itinerary: The best things to do in Albania

One of my favorite trips of last year was visiting Albania.  We only had a week in Albania, which is a bit on the low side, but enough to get you hooked on visiting this beautiful country in the Balkans, however I’ve expanded this itinerary to include the best things to do in Albania with the help of friends.  I include a complete itinerary for our trip to Albania, which was done entirely by bus besides one organized trip to Valbona.  I hope that this Albania itinerary inspires you to visit this beautiful country!

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4 days in Malta: A Malta itinerary on things to do in Malta without a car

4 days in Malta: A Malta itinerary on things to do in Malta without a car

If you’re planning to visit Malta, you might be wondering how many days to spend in Malta.  Although it’s easy to spend to one week in Malta, I considered four days to be the perfect amount of time in Malta to see the main sightseeing attractions in Malta. If you’re wondering what to do in Malta without the expense of a car, keep reading as you can do a surprising number of things in Malta during four days.  I wrote this guide as most of the guides that I found about Malta focused on having a car.  Malta is small, so my husband and I chose not to rent a car during my long weekend in Malta as I felt that we could see everything that I wanted to see with the bus after checking the schedule.

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Two weeks in Borneo: Your adventurous Borneo itinerary for the best things to do in Borneo

Two weeks in Borneo: Your adventurous Borneo itinerary for the best things to do in Borneo

Visiting Borneo was a dream of mine ever since I was a child watching National Geographic video series about the biodiversity in Borneo.  Planning my trip to Borneo took quite a bit of time as Borneo is one of the world’s largest islands with three countries.  As I only had two weeks for Borneo, I had to choose carefully what to do in Borneo.  This was my itinerary for two weeks in Borneo, focusing on Malaysia and Brunei.  I tried to include the best things to do in Borneo, which makes it easy to stretch this Borneo itinerary to four weeks in Borneo depending on your interests.

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