Höllentalklamm and Kreuzeck: Day Hike in the Alps


Climbing through a wet and narrow gorge, taking in beautiful views of the Zugspitze – Germany’s highest mountain – and parts of the Wetterstein mountain range, the hike up to Hupfleitenjoch and Kreuzeck via the Höllentalklamm gorge, makes for a fun but strenuous day hike in the Bavarian Alps. Making your way from Hammerbach train […]



After a great short trip to Ireland we were heading to Germany so I could finally see where Sissy lived. She had made multiple trips to the US to visit, however I had never made the trip to Germany, so I was looking forward to the next eight days in Bavaria to see her hometown. […]


Cliffs of Moher

After saying bye to the castles, Stonehenge, and our wonderful hosts in England, we took a 50 minute Ryanair flight to Dublin to visit my friends that I met on the Salkantay Trek to Machu Picchu, Pat and Emer. The flight was 13 euro per person, however luggage would quickly add another 50 euro per […]


Tower Bridge

Woking We had a great time in Iceland and were heading to London Stansted on an early flight. I had lived in England for a few months when I was 19, and luckily my former host parents Ian and Lis picked us up from the airport. They live in a city called Woking, which is […]