Travel blog

Imagine you do a two hours inland hike in trackless terrain on steep stones, through marshland, over open spaces of solid granite and suddenly you find your self one meter from an unprotected vertical drop of over 600 meters – how would you react? I know how I react, as…
10 tips to the cycle race newbie is written after my first trip to the Tour de France with my family in the summer of 2015. Of course we made a lot of mistakes, which is what we learn from, but if I by writing our mistakes, can help some…
I must admit that every year when the biggest cycle race of them all, the Tour de France is about to start, I get a special feeling of summer and afternoons spend on the couch, while looking at these extreme cyclists, that run day after day and mile after mile…
To be honest, Geilo is not better or worse than many other ski destinations. The area is pretty ordinary laid out, it is Norway so the prices are sky-high and the slopes are a little too short. But in spite of that, Geilo has been the setting for a couple…
Way up north in Italy, almost on the suisse border there is a valley called the Formazza Valley in which you find the famous water fall, called the Toce Falls. If you go past the falls and continues up the mountain road, you com to a beautiful situated man-made mountain…
Toce falls in Italy in the Formazza Valley is not that well known, but it is worth a visit, as you can enjoy the breathtaking view without having to stand shoulder to shoulder with the next tourist. You can get really close to the fall, and on the top there…
In Stresa which is an italian city on the border of Lake Maggiore in northern Italy, we incidentally came across the city’s cemetery, called “cimiteri di stresa”. Here most of the dead are buried in so called columbarium or burial walls, where urns a placed in small compartments in a…
Hemsedal – or the Nordic Alps as it is also called – is without doubt the best nordic ski destination we have ever tried. If you go all the way to the top, you have long rides all the way to the bottom of the valley, from where you can…
Trollhättan waterfall is one of these experiences where the waiting time is longer than the actual show. But the minute the locks are opened 32 meters above, and 300 cubic meter of water pr. second is released, you completely forgets the hours you waited. This is a must see if…
Stångehuvud nature reserve is a little gem hidden at the out most of Stångenäset in Lysekil Municipal on the west coast of Sweden. The red granite rock formation is characterized by its extremely smooth and rounded shapes, which is a result of the icecap melting 920 million years ago. It…

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