How to Hike the Tour Du Mont Blanc Self Guided

By |2020-07-05T15:27:15+00:00October 21st, 2019|Adventures, Backpack, Destinations, Europe, France, Italy, Switzerland|

The 105 mile Tour du Mont Blanc hike is one of the most renowned, prestigious, and extraordinary backpacking trips in the world. While challenging, this trek doesn’t require any special expertise and hiring a guide isn’t necessary. This guide will help you plan your very [...]

How to Hike The Tour Du Mont Blanc In 7 Days: Fastpacking Guide

By |2019-10-17T23:24:28+00:00October 17th, 2019|Adventures, Backpack, Destinations, Europe, France, Italy, Switzerland|

Want to hike the world famous Tour du Motn Blanc trail but only got a week? By fastpacking you’ll be able to finish this trail in only 7 days, here’s how…No time? save this post for later by Pinning it! The Tour du Mont Blanc [...]

Tour du Mont Blanc Camping Guide: Everything You Need to Know

By |2019-10-18T20:04:48+00:00October 15th, 2019|Adventures, Camp, Destinations, Europe, France, Italy, Switzerland|

Want to save money and pitch a tent in stunning locations? Check out our Ultimate Guide to Camping on the Tour Du Mont Blanc for everything you need to know about camping on this iconic trek Camping on the Tour du Mont Blanc is a [...]

35 Photos To Inspire You To Hike the Tour du Mont Blanc

By |2019-10-17T19:57:21+00:00October 13th, 2019|Destinations, Europe, France, Italy, Switzerland|

These 35 will inspire you to hop on a plane and go tackle the Tour du Mont Blanc trek The Tour du Mont Blanc is an iconic backpacking trip that every experienced hiker dreams of tackling. Located at the crossroads between France, Italy, and Switzerland [...]

La Folie Douce Hotel: The Perfect Destination in Chamonix, France

By |2019-11-10T18:18:26+00:00October 11th, 2019|Destinations, Europe, France|

Our Review of La Folie Douce Hotel, the top place to stay in Chamonix, France…Want to save this for later? PIN IT! I didn’t know it was possible for a hotel to be badass, but after visiting La Folie Douce at the end of our [...]

One Day in Copenhagen Itinerary: 13 Amazing Things to do in 1 Day

By |2019-09-26T21:12:36+00:00September 19th, 2019|Destinations, Europe, The Low Countries|

Only have 1 day in Copenhagen? We’ve covered everything including where to eat, what to do, where to stay, and more to make for the most amazing 1 day Copenhagen itinerary… When we planned our most recent trip to Europe, we really had no intention [...]

Best Europe Itineraries: Top Destinations For Off-the-Beaten-Path Adventures

By |2019-05-04T02:17:32+00:00May 3rd, 2019|Destinations, Europe|

No time? Save this for later, pin it! There’s a reason Europe is one of the world’s most popular travel destinations. It’s honestly hard to not like Europe. The colorful buildings and cobbled streets, the endless waterfalls and huge mountains, and the small villages filled [...]

Hossegor Surf Guide: Which Break is Right for You?

By |2019-11-21T03:17:34+00:00November 24th, 2018|Adventures, Destinations, Europe, France, Surf|

Hossegor is one of the most famous surf destinations in the world.  It’s got culture, community, and best of all, really good surf (and lots of it).  The surf in Hossegor can vary a lot from north to south especially given the crazy tide swings [...]

Hiking the Chemin de la Mature, French Pyrenees

By |2020-03-01T17:48:09+00:00November 16th, 2018|Adventures, Destinations, Europe, France, Hike|

You can’t go wrong with any hike in the Pyrenees.  There’s just something special about small villages, the good food, and the untouched nature.  It’s all magical but the Chemin de la Mature is something extraordinary.  The Chemin de la Mature is a 4,000 foot [...]

7 Adventurous Warm Weather Winter Destinations for When You’re Sick of the Snow

By |2019-12-31T23:00:45+00:00September 14th, 2018|Destinations, Travel Tips Europe|

Winter can be beautiful and adventure filled with so many options for snowboarding, skiing, nordic skiing, and snow shoeing.  But sometimes the winter can drag on too long.  If you get the winter blues, here are seven great destinations to head to for warm weather, [...]

Best Places To Go Rock Climbing In Europe With Beginner Friendly Routes

By |2019-01-27T18:28:02+00:00September 1st, 2018|Adventures, Climb, Destinations, Europe, Surf + Climb + Hike + Camp, Travel Tips Europe|

I love Europe.  I know it’s expensive and Southeast Asia is so much more trendy these days, but there’s just something about the food and architecture that draws me to it again and again.  On our first 6 month road trip through Europe we discovered [...]

The Best Hikes to Epic Glaciers Around the World

By |2020-03-01T18:08:58+00:00August 30th, 2018|Adventures, Hike, Surf + Climb + Hike + Camp, Surf+Climb+Hike+Bike+Camp|

Does the thought of massive glaciers towering above you make you giddy with excitement? Glaciers are truly one of nature’s most mind blowing sights.  All across the world there are epic glaciers to be found. Get inspired for your next glacier hike with our top [...]

Best Day Hikes In The World To Add To Your Bucket List

By |2020-03-01T18:13:22+00:00August 23rd, 2018|Adventures, Europe, Hike, Surf + Climb + Hike + Camp, Surf+Climb+Hike+Bike+Camp|

We’ve hiked over a thousand miles in the past three years of our nomadic lifestyle and have seen some incredible views.  It’s impossible to pick a single favorite hike but I can give you a few.  These are our all time favorite day hikes in [...]

How We’ve Traveled the World Full Time for 3 Years with 5 Kids

By |2019-01-15T21:18:39+00:00August 17th, 2018|RV Living + Full Time Travel, Travel Tips, Travel Tips Europe|

3 years ago when we started this journey, "full time travel" was barely a thing.  We simply saw that life was flying by too quickly and we wanted to find a way to create more experiences.  Nowadays, a bunch of families are wanting to hop on the [...]

Do You Need Travel Insurance? 4 Times We Wish We Had Travel Insurance

By |2018-11-08T15:01:26+00:00August 11th, 2018|Travel Tips, Travel Tips Europe|

Nicaragua, France, Spain, Costa Rica…all times I wish I’d had travel insurance.  I’m always so cheap. Seriously, it’s so hard for me to spend more money to be prepared and overbuy just in case. But after 4 trips of emergencies and mishaps, I won’t make [...]

How to Use Your Smartphone as a GPS on the Trail: Using Google Maps for Hiking

By |2018-11-06T16:21:18+00:00August 5th, 2018|Adventure Better, Hike, Surf + Climb + Hike + Camp, Surf+Climb+Hike+Bike+Camp|

While there are dozens of rad GPS devices on the market, they are expensive and bit excessive for basic hiking and backpacking.  Instead of investing in one of these pricey pieces of gear, use your handy smartphone and never get lost in the wilderness.  Google [...]

4 Best Campgrounds To Stay At In Central Norway

By |2019-06-24T00:05:19+00:00July 15th, 2018|Destinations, Europe, Norway, Surf + Climb + Hike + Camp|

  Visiting Norway is incredible in itself but if you feel a little adventurous and want even more amazing experiences, camping in Norway is the way to go.  We loved using these campgrounds as our home base between days of hiking, climbing, and surfing in [...]