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    Alaska,  Argentina,  Iceland,  New Zealand,  We12hike

    The best mountain hikes in the world!

    Hiking inspiration: the best mountain hikes in the world! Ever since I was a little girl, I’ve been deeply in love with the mountains. Every time I see them appear in front of me, whether it’s from a car or the plane, my heart is skipping a beat. I immediately want to put on my hiking boots, put my backpack on my back and get out and explore. This blog is about my favorite and best mountain hikes in the world, in random order. They are not your average hikes in the Alps, each one of them has its own special feature or memory for me!   Harding Icefield Trail,…

  • Argentina,  We12inspire

    The European Outdoor Film Tour

    Did you ever hear about the island of Onekotan? I bet you didn’t, and neither did we. I’ve been closer to it than I thought with my trips to Alaska but still – it’s pretty much in the middle of nowhere! In 2012 three freeriders “discovered” this volcanic island that belongs to the Pacific Ring of Fire on Google Earth and they decided it would be pretty cool to be the first ones in the world to master the volcanoes’ slopes on skis. So off they went on their expedition. Their story was told during the premiere of the European Outdoor Film Tour in Amsterdam last Friday night.   Goretex…

  • Argentina,  We12hike

    Hiking trail tale: Laguna de los Tres

    While writing this article I’m flooded with mixed emotions. I’m sitting in my garden, listening to birds whistling, sniffing up the smell of lavender in bloom and hearing planes passing by. We live underneath one of the busiest flying routes in Europe and can almost always see or hear a plane flying by. I never gave it any thought they could be shot down from the sky just like that. Those things only happen in the movies. Not in real life, I thought. For me, who has a slight fear of flying, this means of traveling by plane will never be the same again. We travel bloggers cross the world…

  • Argentina,  Mountainous Monday,  We12inspire

    Mountainous Monday: Cerro Fitz Roy

    A new series that recently appeared for the first time on our Facebook page and will now continue its journey on our website. Each Monday from now on we’ll share our favorite mountains with you, including a little bit of information about them. Today we are kicking off with one of the prettiest we have ever seen: Cerro Fitz Roy! Monte Fitz Roy, as the locals call it, is located in the Andes Mountain Range on the border of Argentina and Chile, close to the town of El Chaltén. The 3.405 meter high giant has a prominence of almost 2.000 meters and can therefore already been seen from a far…