Winter Adventure

Time for weekend adventures! The best thing to live near the mountains is that you can go on holiday for a weekend. Other people come from far away to see the mountains. Already some years ago I was dreaming about a winter-bivy, but I never did do it, for all sort of reasons. But finally…

Make your trip a project

Lately I went to Greece for a week. It was a long time ago, that I chose to stay at a single place for a whole week and I must say it was quite relaxing not to pack and unpack the bags every single day. As you are able to explore the place at every…

10 things to know when flying long distances

1. PACK AN EMPTY WATER BOTTLE Make sure that it is really empty otherwise the security staff might take it away from you at security check. Sometimes there are bins you can dispose your liquids and take the empty bottle with you, but better be prepared. Normally during a long distance flight the flight attendants…

Swiss Tradition

The whole story started 2 weeks ago, when I brought the rubbish to the bin. We seperate rubbish and I put all the cardboard in this paper bag: Schwingen is a traditional sport in Switzerland. It can be kind of compared to olympic wrestling. So today was a very sunny day and I just changed…

With the Nikon D90 around Sardinia

Lots of luggage the DSLR including lenses, tripod and charging gear. Usually it fills up my handluggage quite well. So there is not much space left for other things. This time I only took a small bag to checkin, as it was only one week on the island. The tripod was too big to fit…