Hiking the Fjällräven Classic 2018: an epic adventure in Swedish nature

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Finally, the time was there. Almost eight months after we enrolled ourselves, we could start the Fjällräven Classic 2018 on the 18th of August. Both carrying a backpack that was a tat heavy, plenty of food and an irresistible urge to start hiking, we were ready to go at 16.00 sharp at the start in […]

Mount Triglav: the way to the top of Slovenia’s highest peak

De prachtige uitzichten onderweg naar de top van de Triglav

If you like rugged mountains, deep valleys and challenging hiking trails including a via ferrata route? Then the trip from the Vrata Valley to the top of Mount Triglav, the highest mountain in Slovenia, is a must. But, the route is tough and requires some climbing materials if you want to be able to safely […]

What to bring on a hike? Here’s our complete packing list!

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It’s a tough one: everything you want to take with you on a hiking trip, you have to carry yourself. If you are like us, you like to keep your backpack as light as possible, but also be sure you have everything you need when you’re in the great outdoors. What do you really need […]

7 tips for responsible hiking in the mountains

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One of the reasons we love the mountains so much is because we can forget about everything when we’re there. All our daily struggles seem to be miles away (which is actually true, because we don’t have mountains in Holland)… We love just to enjoy all the beauty nature has to offer. But, to keep […]

Hiking in Triglav National Park in Slovenia

De hoogste berg van Slovenië Triglav

Slovenia is becoming increasingly popular as a holiday destination; each year more and more travelers are visiting this beautiful country. If you’ve ever been there, you can probably imagine why. Are you planning a trip to Slovenia soon? You might want to consider skipping those touristy hotspots like Lake Bled and Bohinj and head out […]

What is altitude sickness and what can you do about it?


It is often thought that it is something that you only encounter at high altitudes such as in Himalayas: altitude sickness. But you’re at risk as ‘low’ as 2,500 meters. More and more places in the world are becoming accessible to tourists, including beautiful mountain areas where you have a real chance of suffering from […]

11 tips to enjoy your hike


The risks of hiking in the mountains are sometimes underestimated. Yet you can have a lot of influence on the safety of going into the mountains yourself. With these 11 simple tips, you limit these risks to a minimum so you can enjoy your mountain hike to the fullest! Start your training at home!  You […]