Chief treasures of Zabaikalsky National Park: from lakes to bears

Ever wondered what’s out there in a remote Siberia? I bet some wild bears just crossed your mind. However, the second biggest out of eight Russian Federal Districts, this region is also home to the best ecotourism destinations across the country. One of such must-visit places abundant with nature treasures is Zabaikalsky National Park. Continue reading “Chief treasures of Zabaikalsky National Park: from lakes to bears”

Travel Wise: did you already reconsider your traveling?

And it’s this time of the year again. Within my annual leave I am planning to carry my regular trip from Germany to Siberia. Realising that the overall time spent in the air, on land, and above the water surface can reach Continue reading “Travel Wise: did you already reconsider your traveling?”

Camping in Denmark: great spots for outdoor breaks

Scandinavia is known for its high-priced lifestyle but also for a multitude of opportunities for outdoor enthusiasts. True wilderness, viking adventures, foraging for wild berries and mushrooms is Continue reading “Camping in Denmark: great spots for outdoor breaks”

In Armenia, you shall never starve

“If you were given a chance to see gorgeous mountains higher than the Alps and embrace Stalinist-style architecture, would you say no?” asked Alex in a rush. It was summer as I sat idly in Hamburg. He just received a response from the Chair of Expeditions Committee. Continue reading “In Armenia, you shall never starve”

My ultimate bucket list for Hamburg when the sun is out

Although the last week of January might be a bit ambitious to wait for any good weather outside, inner me is already ready. Here is my ultimate bucket list for Hamburg when the sun is out. Continue reading “My ultimate bucket list for Hamburg when the sun is out”

A daring escape from Hamburg or how to embrace Bremen in 10 hours

Although Hamburg offers abundant touristic attractions, exploring nearby surroundings won’t go amiss. Especially if this nearby destination can boast in everything its big brother has if not more. Right, I am talking about Bremen. Continue reading “A daring escape from Hamburg or how to embrace Bremen in 10 hours”

Why to pack your suitcase immediately and head to Riga?

Conveniently located and easily accessible Riga presents a great historical and cultural hub to plan your next trip to. Straddling the border between Tallinn and Vilnius, it is also less than an hour and a half from Stockholm and Moscow. Continue reading “Why to pack your suitcase immediately and head to Riga?”