The Pyrenees – A Well Kept Secret

The Pyrenees Mountains form the natural boarder between France and Spain and while they aren’t necessarily an ‘undiscovered’ part of Europe, they’re not the first place you might consider for a holiday. This gives the Pyrenees something of an advantage for those who do visit; access to a relatively unspoilt wonderland that offers an abundance of activities all year round. Both sides of the border are popular for alpine sports […]

 

My take on the Top 10 Treks in Ladakh

What is it like roaming around the “Cold desert of the North India”? I am talking about Leh-Ladakh as it is fondly called. Trekking in Ladakh is a unique experience, which one shouldn’t miss ever if the chance comes by. Walking down the cobbled streets, interacting with the locals, visiting the colorful Gompas, enjoying the festivals, cleansing the mind at the monasteries, breathtaking views from the abandoned Leh palace, watching […]

 

Sailing Holidays in Menorca

Three hundred days of sunshine is a good beginning for reasons to sail in Menorca. A temperate climate and light breezes that are perfect for sailing in a sheltered harbour should also be on the list. There are sailing schools and charters galore, complete with instruction for beginners on up. Think about anchoring the boat in a deserted cove and having a leisurely lunch and a swim, away from the […]

 

Rock Climbing Holidays in Cyprus

The island of Cyprus is located in the Mediterranean Sea and is one of the largest islands in the area. Evidence of its ancient civilizations dates back thousands of years, and it has been a site of much study, with historians noting that, among other distinctions, this may be the first place where cats were domesticated. As a tourist destination Cyprus is extremely popular, with its rich history of art […]

 

Everest Base Camp Trek Summary

Mount Everest is the highest mountain in the world located in the Himalayas. It is the roof of the world located in the Eastern Nepal. Everest base camp trek can be an exciting experience done by only few people in the world. For people who have love for adventure travel and thrill there is no place more exciting than Everest base camp trek. Mount Everest was first climbed by Sir […]

 

Visit Australia: The Ultimate Location for a Fishing Trip

Fishing in Australia is a complete experience for a die-hard angler. From surf, bay, rock, estuary fishing along the coast, rivers, lakes, damns and mountain streams, off shore coral reef and deep sea fishing – you can experience them all. And being surrounded by water on all sides and with the fantastic climate, you will find more species to fish than you can find anywhere else. And no matter which […]

 

Snowboarding in North Carolina

North Carolina is famous for their large number of beautiful mountains perfect for skiing and snowboarding. The Appalachian Mountains are one of the top choices for snowboarding in North Carolina. The Appalachian Terrain Park, ATP, has been busy developing a new slope for beginners. There are also intermediate and advanced terrains. The mountain has lots of adventures for the snow lover. Appalachian presently is the only resort to offer night […]

 

Heli-Skiing in Austria for Newbies

Heli-Skiing is big in the New World, but there are still only few opportunities in Austria. My personal favourite is Heli-Skiing at the Arlberg region. Not only is the Arlberg the cradle of alpine skiing, with a huge reputation all over the world. It also offers some of the best off-piste action you will find in the Western Alps. Even in winters, where snow is scarce, there is a great […]