Everest Base Camp for me isn’t just something I would like to do, but something I feel the NEED to do. But first I have to figure out a way to overcome these challenges:
Latest Travel Adventures:
Brauneck Mountain, where hikers and skiers meet! If you’re a hiker seeing solace, not skiers, as I am, the Brauneck, located near Lenggies, should not be your first choice for a hike. But the views from the top do help compensate for the trail.
Mobile photography has come a long way in recent years, to the point that people can now capture and edit very high quality images on their phones.
As a child, my favourite book was Curious George. I must have read it at least a hundred times.
So when I set out on an adventure trip through Costa Rica’s tropical rain forests, monkey-watching was high on my list.
Sossusvlei, located in Naukluft National Park in Namibia, is home to some of the highest sand dunes on the planet, including the famous “Big Daddy”. Trust me, this is worth waking up before sunrise!
If picturesque historic towns and villages are what you’re after, you would be hard pressed to do better than Salento, the south-east region of Apulia.
Castles in Germany
Linderhof Castle is one of crazy King Ludwig II’s castles in Bavaria. . It’s the smallest but also the only one that’s finished. What it lacks for in size it makes up for in opulence.
Not only is Burghausen Castle is the longest castle in Europe, it’s also an exceptional example of a medieval fortification. Truly worth a visit.
Saying that Neuschwanstein Castle, Germany’s most famous castle and one of the most popular in all of Europe is a bold statement, that will probably get me into trouble, but it’s true.
Prien am Chiemsee is a great get away close to Munich for castles, cycling, climbing and more.
There are an incredible 25,000 castles in Germany! Here are a few of my favorite castles in in Southern Germany:
Schloss Ludwigsburg is my favorite castle tour in Germany as it gives you insights into what life in a castle was really like, and how royalty behaved behind closed doors.