What is a troll?

The Troll The troll is a creature of nature that is part of Norse mythology and Scandinavian folklore. It first appeared in …

Where to hike in Innsbruck?

The city of Innsbruck in Austria, whose name means “the bridge over the Inn”, lies in the heart of the Alps, in …

The Little Golden Roof

Emblem of the city of Innsbruck, the Goldenes Dachl is a corbelled balcony erected in the 14th century at the request of …

Spectacled bear

The spectacled bear is the only species of bear in South America, present from Venezuela to Bolivia. Its fur is black with …

Andean birds of Peru

Peru benefits from an exceptional fauna which is due to its very diversified environment between the coast, the sierra (Andes Cordillera) and …

Inca City of Vitcos

Description The archaeological site of Vitcos, also known as Rosaspata, houses many buildings, such as royal residences, temples, a fortress, houses, agricultural …

Maps of Ukrainian Carpathians

EnApart from the old Soviet army maps, which can be easily found on the internet, other more recent maps have emerged. Although …

OpenStreetMap hiking maps for GPS

OpenStreetMap is an international project founded in 2004 for free global mapping. OSM maps are generally (depending on the country) less detailed …

Emilio Frey hut

The Refugio Emilio Frey is located in the Cerro Catedral mountain range in the Nahuel Huapi National Park in Patagonia. Built in 1957 …

Andean fauna of Peru

Peru benefits from an exceptional fauna which is due to its very diversified environment between the coast, the sierra (Andes Cordillera) and …

Virtual tour of Machu Picchu

Your visit seemed too short and you didn’t have time to explore all the nooks and crannies? Wondering if the site is …

Trail marking in Romania

At one time, all the Romanian mountain ranges were signposted, hiking was a tradition. Since then, many stretches have been abandoned, with …

Romanian maps Munții Noștri

Munții Noștri (“Our Mountains” in English) is the name of a collection of hiking maps dedicated to the mountains of Romania. These …

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