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8 Must-Do Day Hikes in Queenstown

Queenstown hill New Zealand while hiking in Queenstown

Hiking around Queenstown is a great free activity to do during your visit. In this post, we list 8 amazing hikes in Queenstown that almost any visitor can do including Read more…


Hiking Roys Peak for Sunrise

roys peak in new zealand

As one of the best day hikes in New Zealand, Roys Peak should be on your list of things to do! But, don’t just do it on any plain day Read more…


Tackling the 2,200 Stairs on the Sealy Tarns Track

Views on the Sealy Tarns Track

The Sealy Tarns Track is a challenging climb up 2,200 stairs within Mount Cook National Park in New Zealand. Although it is quite the climb for a one-day hike, the Read more…


The Fernhill Loop Track: Another Short Hike in Queenstown

the fernhill loop track

The Fernhill Loop Track is one of the most easily accessible day-hikes in Queenstown. Since it is much less popular than many others, the Fernhill Loop Track offers a quiet Read more…


The Ben Lomond Hike – Complete Guide

Ben Lomond Hike

This blog includes everything you need to know about one of the most popular hikes in Queenstown, New Zealand – Ben Lomond! If you want to hike Ben Lomond then Read more…


Machu Picchu, Inca City – Part 2 : Is Machu Picchu Worth It?

is machu picchu worth it

On our travels through South America, we heard mixed reviews about the “Seven Wonder of the World” – Machu Picchu. The negative reviews along with the high costs associated with Read more…


Machu Picchu, Inca City – Part One: The Salkantay Trek

is machu picchu worth it

After lots of research, we finally decided the Salkantay Trek was our best option for getting to Machu Picchu. It was affordable, easily booked, and promised amazing mountain views.  We Read more…


The Colca Canyon Tour – Our Experience and Tips

Most people don’t know that besides the famous Machu Picchu, Peru boasts the Colca Canyon which is deeper the Grand Canyon! Only a couple of hours driving from the city Read more…


​”You’re not a Mountaineer, Bianca” – How I survived Hiking Acatenango in Guatemala

We arrived at the starting point and I was so nervous thinking “am I going to make it up? Will I die up there? What if I want to turn around?”


Bariloche’s Best Hike: The Cerro Tronador

We went to the top tourist destination of Bariloche and did the least touristy hike. We found ourselves 7000ft in the mountains surrounded by glaciers. It was incredible.


Torres del Paine W Trek – Complete Guide

In the last couple of months the booking system for the famous Torres del Paine “W-Trek” has changed. Our guide is a complete how to for this trek ans includes current information.


El Calafate & El Chalten – Our Experience

El Calafate and El Chalten are some of the most popular towns in Patagonia. This is what we did when we were there and what we thought of these cute Read more…