Category Archive: Travel

Jul 15

Eiger in die Schweis

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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

Breckenridge!

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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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