Sandstone Mountains – No Hiking Trail

We’ve been thinking about going on a hike in the Sandstone Mountains for a while. So, now we chose a weekday morning, and a rather unknown trail to avoid running into crowds of people. The touristy “Bastei” though, the impressive and famous bridge in the rocks, we still wanted to include in our route. Josi’s […]

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The three woodland critters

Finally! The first overnight trip of the year! The weather was perfect, both humans and dogs were excited to go. Silvia was coming with us and we decided to make her our guide, otherwise she would be complaining about us looking at our phones (just to look at the map). Silvia uses her paper map […]

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Wonderful 24km hike in the Ore Mountains with a Fly Agaric

We are slowly getting our tired legs used to long hikes again, to be able to do some multi-week-hikes in summertime. 24km with light bags seemed like a good way to start. To keep the drive short, we chose a hike near Dittersdorf. Right from the start we found ourselves on a small path in […]

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2 Dogs, 2 Humans, 1 week in Poland

For one week we travelled through Poland’s nature. We drove from place to place, from where we hiked, paddeled, and found a new place to sleep each night. We did not plan the journey. Every day, we decided where we wanted to go next. Read our blog about every day of the trip. Tag 1 […]

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Let’s go to America! – in Saxony!

When we saw that America exists in Saxony, only 30 minutes away from us, we knew: we have to go! We picked a route with water, a lot of shade and somewhat shorter than 15km, as we wanted to go for a little paddle afterwards. The parking lot that the hiking app komoot suggested, was […]

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Tyssa Walls – or: where are the typhus rocks?

The occasion: For her birthday, a friend gave Alica an overnight stay in a hotel in Saxon Switzerland – for two people and two dogs. As it is getting quite cold this time of the year, a nice present. We will try winter camping, but once you have an opportunity for a warm bed… use […]

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