Alternative Travel

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World’s Best Hikes: Summer Hiking Trails

Summer Hiking Trails

Few experiences can give a sense of freedom and adventure as deep as a summer hiking trip. Between June and August, most of us also have more time for what we really like to do, leaving… Read More

Camino de Santiago: Thoughts & Experiences

Camino de Santiago: Thoughts & Experiences

The Camino de Santiago, aka the Way of Saint James, is a 1,000-year-old pilgrimage to the Santiago de Compostela Cathedral in Galicia, Spain. Many people walk this route for… Read More

Berlin Trails: Free Street Art Along the Way

Berlin Trails: Free Street Art Along the Way

Some call it poor but sexy. Berlin is a rough and faded canvas that attracts street artists from all over the world. Incorporated in new urban projects to increase the value of the buildings… Read More

(re)Wandering in Berlin: Humboldt-Siemens

(re)Wandering in Berlin: Humboldt-Siemens

You look at the map and say: “let’s connect the father of ecology with that of the electric elevator”. Today, only a pleasant lakefront, six giant murals, the remains of a magnificent forest, and the runways… Read More

(re)Wandering in Berlin: Street Art Masters #1

(re)Wandering in Berlin: Street Art Masters #1

It is as if the most spectacular street art in Berlin was generated by a powerful explosion from Urban Nation, the “impossible museum” where our trail ends. The works of Shepard Fairey, Jadore Tong… Read More

(re)Wandering in Berlin: Sense the Distance

(re)Wandering in Berlin: Sense the Distance

From the melting pot of Karl-Marx-Straße to the neo-baroque park that used to be a gravel pit. What will stay with us? The boundless spaces of a disused airport, the war cemetery with adjoining mosque… Read More