Category Archives: Things to Do

Atlas Mountains Uncovered – What Not To Miss During Your Toubkal Trek

Atlas Mountains Uncovered – What Not To Miss During Your Toubkal Trek donkey

The Atlas Mountains are one of the world’s most underrated mountain ranges. Spanning Morocco, Tunisia, and Algeria, these mountains are wide-ranging and simply stunning. A light dusting of snow on the top of the mountains compliments their fairy tale appearance, but also adds an extra element of difficulty to hikers. Mount Toubkal in the Moroccan Atlas […]

Käringsund, Åland Islands: An Unspoiled Fishing Harbor on Eckerö

KÄRINGSUND, ÅLAND ISLANDS: AN UNSPOILED FISHING HARBOR ON ECKERÖ

The Åland Islands have been on my list for several years and for no specific reason why except that they look peaceful and like the ideal refuge from city life.  There was also this uniqueness about them that left me fascinated and I would often take to Google to randomly research the islands and their history.  […]

Black Sand Euphoria in Tjornuvik, Faroe Islands

Tjørnuvik in the Faroe Islands on Streymoy

People that visit the Faroes tend to have a favorite island.  Perhaps that island is Kalsoy because of the Kallur Lighthouse and dramatic precipices that abound the place.  Or maybe their favorite is Mykines, where quizzical puffins roam around soaking up the salty, albeit unspoiled Faroese air.   While all visitors claim a Faroese island […]