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hiking

  1. Pauline

    Walk1000Miles 2017

    Walking is an important part of traveling in Europe. Walking to the top of hilltowns, walking through narrow streets, walking in the cities, walking in the countryside. Some of us are retired and able to do more travel now that we have more time, and we have to keep ourselves fit to enjoy that...
  2. Amalfi Coast - Walking from Minori to Amalfi

    Amalfi Coast - Walking from Minori to Amalfi

    The SITA bus goes from Amalfi to Sorrento (west) or Salerno (east).
  3. Amalfi Coast - Walking from Minori to Amalfi

    Amalfi Coast - Walking from Minori to Amalfi

    Atrani church.
  4. Amalfi Coast - Walking from Minori to Amalfi

    Amalfi Coast - Walking from Minori to Amalfi

    On the trail going down to Atrani.
  5. Amalfi Coast - Walking from Minori to Amalfi

    Amalfi Coast - Walking from Minori to Amalfi

    Some debris from the rains on the trail, but not much.
  6. Amalfi Coast - Walking from Minori to Amalfi

    Amalfi Coast - Walking from Minori to Amalfi

    Looking back to Minori and Majori.
  7. Amalfi Coast - Walking from Minori to Amalfi

    Amalfi Coast - Walking from Minori to Amalfi

    Walking along the terraces. Ravello above.
  8. Amalfi Coast - Walking from Minori to Amalfi

    Amalfi Coast - Walking from Minori to Amalfi

    Roman columns on the church at Torello. 45 minutes of stairs to get here from Minori.
  9. Amalfi Coast - Walking from Minori to Amalfi

    Amalfi Coast - Walking from Minori to Amalfi

    Water fountain in Torello.
  10. Amalfi Coast - Walking from Minori to Amalfi

    Amalfi Coast - Walking from Minori to Amalfi

    Looking down on Minori.
  11. Amalfi Coast - Walking from Minori to Amalfi

    Amalfi Coast - Walking from Minori to Amalfi

    5 minutes walking up stairs. Only 40 minutes to go.
  12. Amalfi Coast - Walking from Minori to Amalfi

    Amalfi Coast - Walking from Minori to Amalfi

    Roman Villa in Minori.
  13. Pauline

    Switzerland - Lenk and Kandersteg, August 2017

    On Friday we have an early flight to Geneva where we pickup a rental car and drive 2.5 hours to Lenk, a small town in the Simmenthal Valley near Gstaad/Saanen. We are there for two weeks. This is the fourth year in a row for visiting Lenk! @artnbarb are joining us for part of the time (a Swiss...
  14. Pauline

    Article New Day Trip for Lenk Hiking

    It has been awhile since I have added a day trip to the main site, but I finished my one for Lenk Hiking. Slow Europe Day Trips - Switzerland - Lenk Hiking
  15. Ana Ro

    Hiking Via Valeriana near Lake Iseo (North Italy)

    In November 2016 my husband and I went hiking on Via Valeriana trail near lake Iseo in Italy with our baby (at that time 11 months) in a carrier. Via Valeriana is not a very long trail, just 24 km, but very scenic and diverse - you see mountains, forests, waterfalls, and of course beautiful...
  16. Pauline

    Article Religious Walking Trails in the UK

    In today's Guardian there was an article about religious trails in the UK (No Religion Required, Britons Lace up their Boots as Pilgrimages Make a Comeback) but I cannot find the article on their website (I read the Daily Edition on my iPad). I am posting this here to remind me to find the link...
  17. Pauline

    Article - 20 islands good for walking

    Good list of places worldwide to go hiking. I think we will go to the Isle of Wight this summer (it is not far from us). I would also like to go to Guernsey. The Telegraph- 20 incredible islands you must explore on foot, 24 March 2017
  18. Kathy (Trekcapri)

    Walking the Camino de Santiago by Trekcapri

    View: https://www.google.com/maps/d/embed?mid=1xOmLTMxqr-xOySbj4qLsVgifoLY Tomorrow, I will embark on the Journey of a lifetime. What first started out as a "Dream" will soon become a reality. In the morning, I will leave my comfy bed, my car and my fast internet service here at home to walk...