With this being so close to the capital city of Iceland it is a quick stop for the tour busses which can make it quite busy, but with that being said it is a true spectacle. The falls are so powerful that when walking through the bottom parking lot (which is a fair ways away from the falls) you...
Hraunfossar Falls, Iceland
Compared to most of the other falls in and around the Reykjavik area this one had the least amount of tourists and was our top stop for experiencing raw beauty. The falls are a total of 900m long and the water is a very appealing bright blue.
Grjotagja hot springs cave
A cool place to visit when passing through northern Iceland! Unfortunately since the latest eruption the temperature is above what a human can handle for bathing in the hot springs but a hot spring in a cave is pretty cool... and it’s also where John Snow lost his virginity to the wildling in...
Although this is a highly populated tourist stop its a Must See! With a series of 2 waterfalls with the largest being over 12m high and 30m wide and a beautiful glacier blue it was well worth walking around the groups of people to get the best angles. I would stop here again in a heartbeat if I...
Schooner Cove - Vancouver Island
A short distance outside Tofino is the amazing place called Schooner Cove. Just past Long beach you can find the entrance to the trailhead which will take you on a 1km boardwalk trek to the beautiful beach. This is a must see if you are in the area!!
Hidden falls - Sombrio Beach
Sombrio Beach is the beginning of the Juan de Fuca trail. From Sooke, head west on Hwy 14 for 55.8 kms towards Port Renfrew. There are roadsigns on the side of the road letting you know Sombrio Beach is approaching. The road in is only about 1 km of unmaintained, rutted road. We easily accessed...
This is such a beautiful lake to hike to, its a steep scramble but only for just over 1 km so its easily doable. From the same trail head you can go to either Hariet Lake or Wilamena Lake (both equally as beautiful and quiet). The road starting from Branch H is quite rough and grown in so if you...
Elk lakes British Columbia
Nice well maintained pathway, great for taking a family day trip with some beautiful scenery.
Beginners Guide to Backpacking Indonesia
Indonesia, home to pygmy elephants, tree kangaroos, and the Komodo dragon. Land of rice terraces, untamed jungle, and islands surrounded by pristine coral reefs. It is made up of around 17,000 different islands across close to two million square kilometers along the equator, which makes it hard...
Bow Glacier Falls
4.8km hike with amazing scenery and a HUGE waterfall. Lots of tourists on long weekends but worth the trek! Make sure you bring some bug spray and sun screen if going on a hot day, fair amount of mosquitoes and not much for shaded cover.
Mayo/Ailsa Lake Kimberley B.C
Beautiful hike! Came a little early so an avalanche was covering the lake.
Explore Madrid and Do These 20 Things
The Spanish capital is a stylish and vibrant hub of activity, with too many attractions to pack into just one visit. Here we offer our 20 favorite things to do in Madrid, just to whet your appetite.
1. Madrid’s Art Triangle
Madrid is renowned for its world-class art collections, most of which...
One of the best cliff jumping spots in the area with cliffs from 10ft up to 60ft!
Adventures on Beautiful Greek Islands: How to Visit Zakynthos
Lately, you find yourself dreaming of white sand beaches and stunning blue water. You feel the urge to explore ancient culture and meet friendly people during lazy, sunny holidays. Sounds like you need to head for Greece’s famous Zakynthos Island.
The third largest of the Ionian islands,...
HOH rainforest river trail
A nice green family friendly walk, has distances for all experience levels from quick day walks to multi-day hikes.
Ruby beach, Olympic National Park
One of the most popular and most photographed beaches on the Olympic peninsula. A quick scenic stop on the side of the highway!