What you need to know about visiting Mangart, Slovenia’s third tallest mountain

What you need to know about visiting Mangart, Slovenia’s third tallest mountain

When planning my trip to Slovenia, I knew that we had to visit Mangart to climb Slovenia’s third highest mountain. Although I’m newer to hiking and climbing than some adrenaline addicts, I enjoying pushing myself of my comfort zone and being in the mountains.  This post about Mangart will cover logistics of visiting Mangart, the crazy road up Mangart (Slovenia’s highest road), hiking Mangart, and the Mangart via ferrata route. (more…)

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…)