Snowboarding/skiing, Sri Lanka

Surf Camp Sri Lanka

After just a couple of days here we feel well settled in at Villa Alkira, Ahngama. Except for the surfing the days are spent quite lazily at the beach and the pool, doing yoga, playing board games and reading books.   In the early evenings we head out to the nearby towns and cities for […]

Canada, Snowboarding/skiing

Skiing Whistler Blackcomb, Canada

The reason for visiting Canada this weekend was not to see Vancouver, but to visit the Worlds best Ski Town, Whistler and to try out the massive slopes that the mountain has to offer.   Instead of staying at the expensive lodges in the valley we stayed in Vancouver and chose to go on day […]

Mongolia, Snowboarding/skiing, Trans Mongolian Railway

Ulan Bataar, the Worlds Coldest Capital

Arriving in the Worlds coldest capital at 5 o’clock in the morning, we had plenty of time to check out what the city had to offer on our first day there. First off was a walk through the city center, which probably took us around half an hour, as the city (even though it has […]

Russia, Snowboarding/skiing, Trans Mongolian Railway

Irkutsk and Lake Baikal

We arrived Irkutsk early in the morning and our local guide was already waiting for us at the station. Like every other city in Russia, you have to complete a registration when you arrive to confirm that your itinerary fits the one on your visa invitation. Once we had that done we jumped on a […]

Snowboarding/skiing, South Africa, Wine Tasting

Day Trips from Cape Town

There are several day trips I would recommend from Cape Town, and with car rental in South Africa being both cheap and easy, there are many possibilities for exploring the surroundings of the city. The hardest part is usually getting used to driving on the wrong side of the road, but after the first few […]