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Gran Canaria – an island for everyone

If you ever wondered if Gran Canaria is the island for you … (Yes – we weren’t convinced to go there,  yes – we thought Canary Islands are overrated …) We answer YES. (… Eventually we didn’t want to come back. Prepare for ahhhhs and ohhhhs because we’ve fallen in love! ) You may lay…
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Quick walk in Peak District – Mam Tor and the Great Ridge

It happened. You overslept again. What’s worse not to work this time! It’s Sunday, 10 am. Daylight has shorten, and you want to see the mountains so much… How about a 2-3 hour walk in the Peak District? Quick (but without haste!), picturesque one and near Manchester. If by any chance you live there or…
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How to reach the second highest peak in Tatras in less than 2 hours

Slovakia. High Tatras. You’ve been, you’ve seen… Or maybe only heard of them. You’ve done hundreds of trails there or maybe only two. Or even less. You like mountains – especially reaching summits, but don’t mind views. Views on 2,634 m n p m. In less than 2 hours. What? No, you won’t run there,…
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7 magical things on trail to Błatnia mountain, Poland

Magic. There is something intriguing about magic. I mean…it’s all around you since childhood. At first, you play the wizard with rabbits and your sleeve. Then, trips on Nimbus 2000 with Harry Potter. Along the way you say hello to Tolkien, and now you watch the dragons on the screen and feel scared cause winter…
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Just don’t tell dad (Przełęcz pod Chłopkiem trail, Poland – is it dangerous?)

Uphill. Again. Tatras *. Again. Rysy ** on the left. Everybody goes there You turn right. Green trail. Mięguszowiecka Przełęcz pod Chłopkiem. It looks at you. They say – less crowds. they say – even more beautiful. they say – harder than Orla Perć… What??? You’re going. Just don’t tell dad. My Orla Perć’s obsession…
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Just don’t tell mum (5 ruthless facts about Orla Perć, Poland)

Obsession. You know that feeling? You can’t sleep, you can’t eat. Everywhere you look – it’s there. You dedicate it every thought, even song in the shower. Friends yawn discreetly when they see you, the clever ones suddenly have to pick up children from kindergarten. But they have no children. The more signals you have,…
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5 unique formations you can’t miss on Glyderau walk, North Wales

Why do you go to the mountains? For fatigue. For views. For adrenaline. And to see something new. Unique. (Not to mention for a knackered dog on the couch, yet few people have a dog nowadays and why to ‘drag’ him through the mountains) So what do you say for a walk through one of…
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How to start travelling differently PART 2

Do you remember our article from the last week? No? I’m not surprised. Not surprised at all. Who would read about those two who (instead of stealing the moon) decided to WALK through the two countries? And by the way…   Who sane starts travelling from 500 km walk from Poland to Croatia? Who sane…
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How to start travelling differently PART 1

Yes. We were young and silly. Yes. We had just finished our studies. Yes. We didn’t know anything about travelling. And you know what? Not much has changed since then. Neither of us is enlightened, silliness – it is rather incurable and travelling? We know even less … But we travel. Perhaps in less exotic…
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Where to find pokemon in mountains

Snowdon and dogs – approach two. You know that feeling when something stalks you? The song, quote, pleading dogs’ eyes saying ‘let’s go out and play’? Or maybe someone? That feeling when you read a book (sorry, I mean computer) and you feel watched, you can’t focus on things and you’re afraid to look out…
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