The Kjeragbolten Hike: A Complete Guide

Julie Norway 18 Comments

The Kjeragbolten hike is one of the most spectacular hikes in the world. We have hiked on some amazing trails around the globe, in countries like Australia, South Africa, China, and Nepal. The four of us agree that the Kjeragbolten hike is still our favorite in the world. To read about our 10 favorite hikes in the world, read this post: 10 …

10 Best Day Hikes World

10 Best Day Hikes in the World

Julie 10 Best 37 Comments

Where can you go to find that perfect day hike? The hike that leaves you breathless as you climb the summit of the mountain. The hike with the awe-inspiring views. The hike that is so enjoyable because the terrain and its views are always changing. The hike that has you saying “Wow!” over and over again. The hike that looks …

Norway itinerary

10 Day Norway Itinerary

Julie Itinerary, Norway 90 Comments

For hikers and outdoor enthusiasts, this Norway itinerary is perfect. In 10 days, you will be able to do four amazing hikes. Be daring and stand on Kjeragbolten, hike out to Trolltunga and pose for the camera, enjoy epic views out to the Atlantic Ocean from Romsdalseggen, and hike Norway’s most popular hike, Pulpit Rock. Mixed in with the hiking …

The Perfect Day Trip: Te Anau to the Milford Sound

Julie New Zealand 9 Comments

The Milford Sound, one of New Zealand’s most popular sights, is located just a few hours away from Queenstown on the South Island.  It has been said that you cannot visit New Zealand without visiting Milford Sound.  It would be like going to Paris and not seeing the Eiffel Tower.  After seeing tons of photos on line and hearing all …

Best Norway Photos

The Best of Norway in Photos

Julie Norway 11 Comments

Our family spent twelve days touring Norway, visiting Oslo, Bergen, Stavanger, and Alesund. Hiking was our favorite activity here.  Norway is an amazing (and very expensive!!) country to visit, and the perfect place to rent a car for sightseeing. Our Best Norway Photos Our tour of Norway started in Stavanger.  We stayed here for several nights in order to hike …

Trolltunga: A Fabulous Hike Packed with Incredible Scenery

Julie Norway 39 Comments

Trolltunga is one of Norway’s most popular hikes for good reason. It is an incredibly scenic hike, ending at the Troll’s tongue, a thin sliver of rock perfect for creative photographs. This is definitely a hike to add to your bucket list. For us, the hike to Trolltunga was our third of four hikes in Norway. Kjeragbolten was our favorite, but …

Hiking Pulpit Rock Norway with Kids

Hiking to Pulpit Rock with Kids

Julie Norway 23 Comments

The hike to Pulpit Rock is one of the most popular hikes in Norway.  Its great views, relatively easy hiking trails, and convenient accessibility from the town of Stavanger is what makes this hike appealing to so many people.  Stavanger and the hike to Pulpit Rock was our first stop on our tour of Norway.  We instantly fell in love …