• wildlife in hoge veluwe national park
    micro adventure,  Netherlands

    Wildlife in Hoge Veluwe National Park

    Watching wildlife in Hoge Veluwe National Park Ever since I live nearby Hoge Veluwe National Park, I head over as often as I can. Sometimes to just walk for a few hours, sometimes in the search of wildlife. I occasionally get the question what the best spots are for watching wildlife in Hoge Veluwe National Park. In this blog I’m sharing the best spots for wildlife viewing in the park and also a short movie that I recently made with my iPhone, while driving through the park.   Where to find wildlife in Hoge Veluwe National Park Basically, you can run into wildlife anywhere in the park. Having said that,…

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    Luxembourg,  micro adventure

    Hiking the Müllerthal Trail in Luxembourg

    There certainly is no lack of awesome multi-day treks around The Netherlands, but sometimes the weather doesn’t want to cooperate. My boyfriend and I have decided to head out on a multi-day trek over the Easter weekend, however the forecast looks pretty horrendous. In The Netherlands it doesn’t look good at all and the same goes for Germany and most parts of Belgium. We head out to visit a local bookstore specialized in travel books and maps but don’t find what we need straight away. #FirstWorldProblems occur however a few hours later we decide to head out to Luxembourg and hike a section of the Müllerthal Trail in Luxembourg. The…

  • hoge veluwe national park
    micro adventure,  Netherlands

    Hoge Veluwe National Park – all you need to know!

    As I previously wrote on the blog, I’ve been out on some pretty cool micro-adventures recently. The first ones happened in my own back yard, which is Hoge Veluwe National Park. This is the most famous national park in The Netherlands and located near the city of Arnhem, my hometown. Since I came back from New Zealand I moved into a small cabin in the woods north of the city and the entrance to the national park is only a 30 minute walk away. And so I figured that telling you about this national park would be the best start to kick off my micro adventure series.   About Hoge…

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    micro adventure

    We12travel Micro adventures are coming up!

    We12travel & micro adventures: an introduction It has already been four weeks since I headed home to The Netherlands from Christchurch, New Zealand. After the Airbus A380 of Emirates landed on the Polderbaan in Amsterdam, my mega-adventure had come to an end. A nine month adventure that took me all across the world. To wild land Alaska, the silence of Sweden, the peaks of the Himalaya and the fjords in New Zealand. It was an adventure where I dragged myself onto volcanoes, swung through the jungle and solo hiked in the American Pacific Northwest.   After traveling all across the planet over the past months, it’s about time to take…