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10 Photos To Make You Fall In Love With The Swiss Alps

Switzerland was love at first sight for us. We’ve visited it for the first time this year and as soon as we took our first glance at those giant snowy peaks, lush green alpine meadows and clear blue lakes, we’ve been already in love with this country. Our first visit was also a special time…
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Conquering Snowy Niederbauen Chulm In The Swiss Alps

Hiking in the Swiss Alps in April is magical, because there’s still a lot of snow. It’s challenging, because there’s still a lot of snow. It’s fun, because there’s still a lot of snow. Okay, we haven’t seen much snow since almost 2 years and that is one reason for our enthusiasm about hiking in…
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5 Majestic Churches Not To Miss In Krakow

One of the most surprising things for us in Krakow was the vast number of huge and gorgeous churches in its relatively small Old Town. We love architecture and we admire beautiful churches anyway, but Krakow amazed us with some outstanding one! In this photo essay we are sharing our favorites in pictures and encourage…
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Our 10 Favorite State Parks In The US

We’ve been to 13 US states. 17 national parks, 30+ state parks, 20+ other kind of parks (preserves, regional parks, recreation areas etc.). Yes, we love outdoors! And the United States is a huge country with a great variety of hiking opportunities. A lot of its national parks are world famous and for a good…
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Why Should You Visit Basel, Switzerland?

What we found the most beautiful in Switzerland is its magical mountains, the Swiss Alps. We are passionate hikers anyway, so if we can choose mountains, we will. 🙂 And Basel has no mountains. It’s located on that part of Switzerland which is almost plane (okay, there are some hills, to be fair). But since…
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Island & Twin Lakes Trail In California’s Desolation Wilderness

Lake Tahoe’s Desolation Wilderness is one of the most popular protected areas among backpackers in the USA. Here sub-alpine and alpine forests, granite peaks and glacially-formed valleys and lakes take your breath away while you enjoy the solitude and peace of this deserted rocky landscape. Though most trails are multi-day trails, we have a spectacular…
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Architecture Highlights: Basel Town Hall, Switzerland

Our expectations toward Switzerland were all about mountains: the wonderful Swiss Alps. Our expectation towards Swiss cities? Having a nice view of the Swiss Alps in the background. 🙂 Well, there’s definitely no mountains to be found near Basel. But it’s such a pleasant and lively city and there’s a lovely old town rich in…
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Hiking Mt Pilatus, Switzerland: Snow vs. Us – 1:0

It was in the middle of April when we’ve visited Switzerland for the first time in our lives. We haven’t really planned to visit it this year, but we had a chance to extend a business trip with a week and of course, we just couldn’t miss a chance like that. And for us Switzerland…
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How NOT To Quit Your Job And Travel?

If you like travelling and often read about travel, I’m sure you’ve already bumped into a lot of websites, instas, tweets, pins and whatsoever that encourages you to ‘ditch your desk’, ‘fire your boss’ and all of those similar and popular quotes about quitting your job and selling your house and travel the world forever.…
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