The Tongariro Alpine Crossing is a 19.4 km (12 miles) trek through a stony and arid terrain for the most part, not suitable for beginners, even less if the weather conditions are adverse. It is by far the most visited and famous route in Tongariro National Park. Continue reading “TONGARIRO ALPINE CROSSING IN TONGARIRO NATIONAL PARK”
Guilin Prefecture is one of the most famous places in China and a must for both independent travelers and those who travel the country in organized groups. Continue reading “LI RIVER CRUISE FROM GUILIN TO YANGSHUO”
- Al was here: November 19, 2004.
- Number of days advisable: ideally would be at least 3, but normally we will have see it in a single day.
- My score: 4/5.
Although it is also formed by Belize and part of Guatemala, the majority belongs to Mexico and is the area where we will focus mainly. Its charms are world-renowned, and we do not mean that north of here was where the meteorite that killed the dinosaurs fell, which also indeed happenned: Continue reading “Yucatan Peninsula (Mexico)”
The first thing to keep in mind before coming and during our stay in Kirishima is that, given its intense volcanic activity, as of April 2019 there are stretches of the main trails closed to hikers: Continue reading “BEST HIKING ROUTES IN KIRISHIMA NATIONAL PARK”
- I was here: April the 17th in the afternoon and 18th in the morning, 2013.
- Recommended number of days: nowadays one full day. If at some point the volcanic activity decreases, then two.
- My score: 2/5.
This national park in Kyushu is located mainly to the northeast of Kagoshima Prefecture, although a part is in the neighboring Miyazaki Prefecture. It is actually a Continue reading “KIRISHIMA NATIONAL PARK”
These fascinating animals are responsible for putting the small town of Donsol on the radar of world tourism since it was discovered they were feeding near its shores in 1998. Whale sharks are the largest fish that exist today, Continue reading “SWIMMING WITH WHALE SHARKS IN DONSOL”
Donsol is not only famous for the great whale sharks and manta rays in Manta Bowl, other small animals can also be observed here better than in most places in the world. Continue reading “TOUR IN DONSOL: FIREFLY RIVER WATCHING”
I know this province very well, or should, because it is where I live. What better way to honor Andalusian day than to introduce one of the most interesting provinces of such an interesting country as Spain, where, in turn, there are not many who know what it offers apart from its coast: Continue reading “MALAGA PROVINCE”