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Mist Falls And Paradise Valley, Sierra Nevada

California’s Kings Canyon National Park is a paradise for long, multi-day backcountry hikes as most part of it is very remote and can’t even be accessed by car. One of the few day hikes is the Paradise Valley Trail to Mist Falls. It’s an easy and beautiful hike and it’s very popular. It’s the start…
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Heaven On Earth: Plitvice Lakes National Park

Croatia, this small country in Eastern Europe is blessed with breathtaking cultural and natural wonders. One is Plitvice Lakes National Park which is one of the most stunning national parks in whole Europe in our opinion. Just imagine a chain of 16 perfectly clear green lakes joined by countless bigger and smaller waterfalls. It felt…
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Why We Love Zürich, Switzerland

Switzerland was all about mountains in our imagination so we were surprised that there’s no towering peaks above its largest city, Zürich. Still Zürich was a mandatory stopover during our stay in Switzerland because of work. So we tried to like it. Not without success. Actually, Zürich is easy to like. Its old town (Altstadt)…
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Photo Essay: Life In The Forest

Nature is full of surprises. It has a million wonders and they are all around us. Every outdoor adventure is a new chance to get some of the random gifts from nature’s inexhaustible gift store. And what we love the most about them is that they are unexpected. Like seeing a mountain goat teaching its…
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Our First Blogiversary

Wow. Here we are. One year just flied. We published our first blog post on exactly this day a year before and we were so excited. We are still excited! Guess this means we are on a good track – for the most part. One year doesn’t seem long and we still feel that we…
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High Tatras Of Slovakia: 10 Fun Facts

The reason that not everyone in the world is as deeply in love with the High Tatras as us is probably that most people have never heard about it. We’ve already collected some reasons to love it and now it’s time to share some interesting facts. So here’s what you didn’t know about the High…
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Sequoia National Park, The Biggest Trees On Earth

California is the land of giants. It’s the home of coast redwoods, the tallest trees on Earth and their relatives, the sequoias. Sequoias are not the tallest nor the widest trees, but the overall volume of their trunk makes them the biggest trees on Earth. Their only home in the world is California’s Sierra Nevada…
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Bled vs Bohinj, Slovenia

Slovenia has only one national park, Triglav. But that’s a real treasure! A mountain paradise with snowcapped peaks and magically green lakes, creeks and waterfalls. Its most easily accessible areas are around Lake Bled and Lake Bohinj, two big, famous and pretty lakes. Usually it’s hard for us to decide which places we love the…
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Colorful Gardens Of Château de Villandry

Visiting the castles of Loire Valley this May was like sneaking into a fairy tale. Though we couldn’t decide which is our favorite castle, castle gardens definitely have a winner: the gardens of Château de Villandry. Actually, our main reason to visit Villandry was its gardens. They shine in their original Renaissance design and oh,…
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