Travelling Ethiopia – the only country that hasn’t been colonialized during the scramble for Africa

Guide to visiting Ethiopia

 Overview: Ethiopia is not a major tourist destination yet, but it wouldn’t surprise me if this country became the next big thing in Africa. Ethiopia lacks beaches and safari, and many people even think that it is a dangerous country. The latter is not true and the country compensates for the lack of beaches and …

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Discover Machu Picchu

 Overview: Machu Picchu is one of the seven wonders of the world and even though I have a long list of things to do in Peru, I was quite determined to see the Incan citadel for myself and even though a lot of people have different feelings about the lost city, I thought it was …

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Climbing 6088m of Huayna Potosi, Bolivia

  Submitted by: Joanna Logan   From: Backpack and Bushcraft   Read more: Click here for full post  Overview: A personal account of the huge challenge to climb the 6088 metres to the summit of Huayna Potosi in Bolivia. How someone with more determination than mountain experience made it to the top when others didn’t.

Six Days in the Dolomites – stunning Italian mountains

Visit the Dolomites

 Overview: Often confused with the Italian Alps, The Dolomites are actually their own small mountain range (albeit it connected to The Alps) located in Northen Italy. Famous for their characteristically steep peaks and bizarre rock formations, offering up amazing climbing, hiking, winter sports and more, they are hugely popular with outdoor adventurists year round. Shoot From the Trip …

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