Adventures Around the World
Adventures Around the World

Adventures Around the World

Transcripts of adventures I had when traveling through Europe and around the world.

Off-The-Beaten-Path Manaslu Circuit: Day 6

20 Mar 2020 1 minute read 2 comments pSub

« Previous Day The fourth day on the trek leads us to higher altitudes. We are now at about 1800 meters altitude. At this point the dominant religion changes from Hinduism to Buddhism. You cannot miss this change due to many Mani stones that are buil...

Off-The-Beaten-Path Manaslu Circuit: Day 5

19 Mar 2020 1 minute read 0 comments pSub

« Previous Day We started motivated in our third day on the trek. On this day there was more mist in the air than the days before. Therefore we couldn't see very far once the valley opens up a bit. We enjoyed hiking a warm, but not too warm day. The...

Off-The-Beaten-Path Manaslu Circuit: Day 4

18 Mar 2020 1 minute read 1 comment pSub

« Previous Day Our second day on the Manaslu Circuit. Usually we hike between five to eight hours a day. The second day is with about eight hours one of the longer days. Today we walk along many little farms that try to farm on the hillsides. Everyth...

Off-The-Beaten-Path Manaslu Circuit: Day 3

17 Mar 2020 1 minute read 2 comments pSub

« Previous Day The first day of the trek. We walked up the narrow valley, over chain bridges and on small paths. We started our trek at the end of the road. From here on, the settlements are only reachable by foot or in emergencies by helicopter. Pa...

Off-The-Beaten-Path Manaslu Circuit: Day 2

16 Mar 2020 1 minute read 0 comments pSub

« Previous day The start of the trek is only about 150 kilometers from Kathmandu. You might think that would take you maybe three to four hours by bus. However in Nepal everything is a bit slower. Including breaks those 150 kilometers took us 10 hour...

Off-The-Beaten-Path Manaslu Circuit: Day 1

15 Mar 2020 1 minute read 3 comments pSub

This is a series about the Manaslu Circuit. Some basic information about the trek fist: The trek walks around the 8000 meter peak Manaslu, starts at an altitude of 800 meters and crosses the Larke Pass on its highest point at an altitude of 5100 mete...

The North Sea Island Amrum

12 Mar 2020 1 minute read 1 comment pSub

Today I write about the North Sea Island Amrum. It is a small island and blongs to the North Frisian Islands in Germany. This island is worth a visit the whole year. However it makes sense to go there when it is warm enough to enjoy the big beaches a...

Daytrip to Qaqortoq

10 Mar 2020 1 minute read 1 comment pSub

In this post I write about a day trip to the city Qaqortoq in Greenland. I visited Qaqortoq after a kayaking trip through south Greenland. You can read about the kayaking trip in my posts Kayaking in Greenland and To the Icecap with many pictures. Qu...

Kayaking Greenland: To the Icecap

4 Mar 2020 5 minute read 6 comments pSub

This is the second part of my kayaking journey through Greenland. Please read the first part as well to know what happend so far. Day 6. The weather was still as bad as on the previous day. But even if most of your stuff was wet by now we could still...

Kayaking Greenland

1 Mar 2020 6 minute read 2 comments pSub

Sometimes you want to do something more adventures than normal. You want to go back to a simpler life, escaping the hectic daily routine. Focus on the simple things: Find something to eat and drink, keep warm, dry and safe. To escape my daily routine...