Category Archive: Travel

Jul 15

Eiger in die Schweis


Another great hiking day in Grindelwald (Swiss). We started off in the clouds but within an couple of hours the full mountain ridge became visible! After a 20km hike the Eiger north face turned a bit pink/orange in the evening sun very nice!

Aug 21

Rafting Pics from Canada!

Catch the wave!

While we were in Canada I noticed several white water rafting opportunities on class III to IV rapids. That sounds like fun to me! We signed up for a full day trip with lunch, hiking and rafting with Interior Whitewater Expeditions. It was a lot of fun and we gone through some crazy rapids. We …

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Aug 14

Explore Canada

Canada - Our Trip

Daniëlle and I made a 10 day trip to Canada early August. It was a great trip with a lot of nature, hiking, waterfalls, glaciers and more. In total we drove 2800 km and started and ended our vacation in Vancouver. We also saw a lot of wildlife close by, and even a bear! I …

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Jun 13

Hawaii was a blast

Tour on the USS Missouri

It was beautiful, photo-perfect, entertaining, relaxing, but also short & pretty busy… for the latter two we have to blame ourselves because we crammed a lot of activities in these 4 days in Hawaii. We stayed on Oahu and that was a good choice because there is enough to do and it was relatively easy …

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May 25

Hawaii – Here we come!

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It’s almost Memorial weekend in the US and that implies we get a couple of days of from work. Time to relax, travel and catch-up on things on you to-do list. Vacation time is rare luxury in the US, so you better enjoy it. Danielle and I decided to book a trip to one of …

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Apr 01

Snowbird Experience

Doug at the Peak 11,000 ft

After a 3 hour flight from Austin we arrived at SaltLakeCity airport and within 40 min we were among the mountains heading to our ski-resort. With >100 inches of snow @ base level and more on the way in the next few days we could both enjoy powder snow and “hard-pack” groomed trails. We did …

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Jan 20


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We’re up for our anual ski trip and this year we’re heading towards Breckenridge. This year Branko, Jeanine, Robbin, Danielle and I have signed up for a 5 day trip at the end of January including 4 days on the slope. Breckenridge is one of North America’s most favorite ski resorts and visited by over 1.5M+ …

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Jun 04

More Florida! (part 2/2)

Vince + Gator in Gatorpark

We spend the third day in Florida in a hotel close to the Everglades and got up early to prepare ourselves for an airboat tour and a wildlife show. The airboat tour was really fun, and could have lasted much longer (it was only 25 min).  We spotted a lot of wild life and had …

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Jun 01

Welcome to Florida (1/2)

Universal Studios

We left for a 5 day trip to Florida just before Memorial weekend. Flying to Orlando was easy and after a long wait at the Hertz rental counter we finally arrived in the hotel at 02.00 am. The next day we visited two theme parks: Islands of Adventure and Universal Studio’s, great parks and since it was …

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