We would like to present you ten great ideas for more travel inspiration! Check out our selection of these ten original adventures across the world! Happy trails!
Trek the Kaukasus
The Kaukasus trek in Georgia is relatively unknown. It encompasses challenging high peaks and amazing scenery with some of the passes covered with snow and ice. The Georgian people are known for their hospitality and will welcome you in their mountain villages with delicious Georgian food and wine.
Visit Jordan on foot
Jordan offers beautiful landscapes, friendly locals and famous old UNESCO monuments such as Roman ruins, Byzantium churches, castles and of course Petra. Visiting on foot will give you the peace and quiet to enjoy Jordan best!
Ride the no 28. tram in Lisboa
The no. 28 vintage tram in Lisboa, Portugal is the best and cheapest way to see the ins and outs of this fantastic city. The trams climbs up the cobbled alleyways while it passes alfresco café’s, charming parks and the white domed Estrele Basilica! Such a fun way to see the city!
Dive Lake Baikal
Take a dip in the largest sweet water lake of the world: Lake Baikal, Russia. And when you are tired of the wonders in the water you can always pay a visit to Okhlon Island which offers amazing scenery and of course tasty fish meals.
See the Danakil Depression
The Danakil Depression lies in the remote northwestern corner of Ethiopia. The depression is known for its rugged beauty, diverse colors, remoteness and active vulcano. The plateau can be reached via Mekele by 4WD. You need a military escort and a professional guide.
Jungle trek Chiang Mai
What about a multiple day jungle trek from the northern city of Chiang Mai, Thailand? In these fun treks you will learn all there is to know about wildlife, nature and the jungle village life! The trek usually involves rafting, elephant riding and overnight village stays! After the trek re-energize yourself in the beautiful city of Chiang Mai with a cooking course, a visit to the beautiful temples, a massage or a visit to the vibrant night markets.
Experience the Cu Chi Tunnels
Covering a length of more than 121 kilometres (75 miles) the Cu Chi Tunnel complex was used by the Viet Cong during the terrible Vietnam War. Tunnel life was dark and difficult. These days it possible to have your own tunnel experience in a ‘for tourist broadened’ section of the tunnels. Many tourists get stuck or get out quick in one of the ‘emergency exits’. Can you handle it?
Feel at home at the Kvivik Igloo
The Kvivik Igloo at the Faroe Islands of Denmark is a bizarre shaped geodome style iglo with the roof covered with grass. It is highly recommended to spend the night in one of the iglo’s. The picturesque village with remains of the Viking houses is also worth a visit.
What’s in a name?
The village of ‘llanfairwllgwyngyllgogerychwyrndrobwllllantysiliogogogoch’ has the longest name of the world and is situated in Wales. It is possible to have your passport stamped at a local shop. Of course, the beautiful countryside of Wales is well worth a visit and has great walking opportunities.
Dare to take Leo’s secret great wall tour
We all know pictures of the great wall, on which the wall looks strong, new and shiny. What most people do not know is that these pictures are taken at Badaling – a restored part of the Great Wall. We therefore dare you to take Leo’s secret Great Wall tour. This tour will take you to an intensive, but rewarding walk on unrestored parts. You even have the chance to stay overnight! This will be your most authentic wall experience! Read more about my visit to the Great Wall in China here!