Reynisfjara Black Sand Beach Iceland

Elke on the Icelandic black sand beach Reynisfjara with the basalt sea stacks Reynisdrangar in the back

Reynisfjara is a black sand beach in Iceland located close to the town of Vik. Located close to the ring road, it’s certainly worth a visit. You can explore the black sand of the beach, see the basalt sea stacks Reynisfjara and see the basalt columns that form the cliffs. These natural phenomena make for…

Krka National Park Croatia – Tips for your Visit

View on waterfalls of Krka from viewpoint of our hike

Krka National Park in Croatia is located around the Krka river. The national park is situated in Šibenik-Knin county. While there are fewer waterfalls in this park than in Plitvice Lakes National Park, it shouldn’t be skipped. It’s equally amazing as you have the opportunity to swim near a waterfall in Krka. The national park…

Paklenica National Park

Steven and Elke at Paklenica National Park viewpoint

After our visit to the town of Nin and the island of Vir, we planned to go and visit Paklenica National Park in Croatia. This National Park is one of the 8 National Parks of Croatia. Paklenica National Park is located in the north of Dalmatia. Close to the town of Starigrad.  This National Park…

Čikola Canyon Croatia – Hiking, Climbing & Zipline

Elke along the cliffs of the Cikola Canyon

We visited Čikola Canyon after our visit to Roški Slap in Krka National Park. When driving back to the Croatian highway, you drive through the Čikola Canyon. The Čikola Canyon is located in central Dalmatia near Šibenik. Čikola Canyon is a hidden gem. It’s not well known, but it’s one of the most breathtaking canyons…