Tag: Europe

The Black Forest – Solo Hiking & Camping

Cookoo clocks and werewolves! Der Schwarzwald covers a large area in southwest Germany; and beside fancy alarm clocks and fairy tales, there lies thousands of kilometers of tree laden hiking trails. I was fresh out of my employment in the Arctic; looking to get outdoors in the greenery of southern Europe. The desire to attempt

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Photos and Thoughts ~St. Beatus Caves~ Switzerland

Nestled into the side of a mountain, overlooking Lake Thun, located at the start of the Swiss Alps; one can walk a kilometer into the flesh of the earth. The legend goes St. Beatus came to these caves long ago, and defeated the dragon whose lair it was, before settling down here as a man

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