Kreischa

I’m following some hikers along the pct on YouTube. I have to admit that watching their vlogs makes me feel a little bit nervous and anxious as well. Back on the AT I tried to be completely on my own which worked pretty good for me. But I always knew that my friends aren’t too far away. That was kind of an security net. Imagine now being on the PCT seems to be a whole different story. Not in a negative way. But a totall new level which is already expanding my comfort zone. Maybe it’s just my mind going wild right now. So stoked.
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And yeah, btw. I do LOVE sunsets so here is one out of my window 😉
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#adventure #travel #nature #explore #wanderlust #photography #instagood #landscape #love #photooftheday #travelgram #beautiful #instatravel #picoftheday #travelphotography #fun #mountains #outdoors #happy #traveling #sunset #instadaily #summer #life #vsco #beach #travelling #sun #amazing #sky

Urquhart Castle, Loch Ness, Scotland

The greenest grass I’ve ever seen, The cloudiest skies I’ve ever watched, the freshest air I’ve ever felt and the most unsteady weather I’ve ever experienced- was in Scotland. Urquhart Castle to be specific. Stand right there in awe, Couldn’t believe that things are about to come true like “see the Scottish highlands”, “go to worlds famous Loch Ness” and “Just be there”… can you imagine that feeling right now?
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#scotland #lochness #highlands #urquhartcastle #nature #feelings #igtravel #traveltheworld #igshotz #instatraveling #boldlygo #awesome #nationalgeographic #natgeo #photooftheday #pictureoftheday #visitscotland #travelling #trip #instagood #outdoors #neverstopexploring #worlderlust #worldcaptures #beautyofnature #lonelyplanet #openmyworld #optout #explorewildly #be

Appalachian Trail

No words can describe the feelings I have when looking back on the trail. I can’t describe how it feels like to live the traillife. I fell in love with the simple, the real – real-life. Being out in the wild. Far away from all the things that eat up all our energies and good spirits. Surrounded by Nature, Friends like family and your self. Plenty of space to expand your comfort zone to. Feeling the blood pumping through your veins, the sweat running down your body, smelling the sweet fragrancies of your surroundings – and a little bit of your very own funk, of course 😉 life is easy and simply awesome!
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#at #appalachiantrail #thetrek #trektheat #hike #hiking #hikerlife #photooftheday #arountheworld #travelingram #instapassport #instatraveling #onedestination #backpacking #travelgram #travelling #travel #instagood #fun #trip #solo #natgeo #lonelyplanet #instatravel #mytravelgram #traveling #igtravel #vacation #solotravel #nationalgeographic

Lincoln Center

I never planned on going to visit New York City when hiking the appalachian trail. I thought it could possibly have a bad influence on me when I headed out to be in the woods for half a year and then go straight to one of the biggest cities of the world. I planned on being alone on trail. Luckily the total opposite was true at the end and I’m really greatful I joined my friends. Surely one of the longer lasting memories for me.
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You can plan everything ahead and try to stick with that. But life doesn’t work like that. Learn to go with the flow unless you’re feeling uncomfortable. Follow your heart – but don’t forget: happiness is when shared!
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#newyorkcitiy #zerodays #trektheat #thetrek #photooftheday #arountheworld #travelingram #instapassport #instatraveling #onedestination #backpacking #visiting #travelgram #travelling #travel #instagood #fun #trip #natgeo #lonelyplanet #instatravel #mytravelgram #traveling #tourist #tourism #igtravel #ocean #vacation #holiday #nationalgeographic

Auckland, New Zealand

sometimes you simply have to sit down and take a break. time to reset your focus back on your own life while breathing in and out quite deeply. no worries, no fear, no bullshit. can’t you see that you already have what you’re looking for?
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#newzealand #aotearoa #bladegoeswild #boldlygo
#getoutstayout #neverstopexploring #staycurious #traveltheworld #beautyofnature #travel #traveling #TFLers #vacation #visiting #instatravel #instago #instagood #trip #holiday #photooftheday #fun #travelling #tourism #tourist #instapassport #instatraveling #mytravelgram #travelgram #travelingram #igtravel

Kreischa

The last week’s were pretty busy and also kinda exhausting. I’m working on my presentation and speech I’m going to do next Thursday. Topic is: Thru-hiking the appalachian trail – a brief introduction in long distance hiking. I was struggling with the huge amount of information, pictures and story’s. To decide what I will show and how much I can put in there. It’s not easy to fit 6 months full of moments that I’d like to share in a 1,5h speech. But it’s a great chance to recall and enjoy what I went through on the trail. I’m going to start my planning for my next adventures in early March. Preparing for thru-hiking two trails will be a total new experience I guess. Writing on my new blog is also a very time consuming thing. But I love to do it and to share my memories. Life’s good 😉
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#planning #presentation #story #stories #memories #speech #thruhike #hiking #trail #at #at2015 #adventure #hikertrash #goodtimes #moments
#photooftheday #arountheworld #travelingram #instapassport #instatraveling #onedestination #backpacking #visiting #travelgram #travelling #travel #instagood #fun #trip #solo

Franz Josef Glacier

#travelling #newzealand in a #campervan has been great #fun. Staying at #top10 #campgrounds was very convenient for us. Here you can see the #alps of #nz – #westland #nationalpark – between #foxglacier and #franzjosefglacier where we stayed at the other night on our way down to #bluff. These #mountains are so #beautiful. Couldn’t take my eyes off of them…
#aotearoa #newzealand #bladegoeswild #boldlygo #getoutstayout #neverstopexploring #staycurious #traveltheworld #franzjosef #top10 #holidaypark

Amsterdam Canal-City Centre

Being back in #amsterdam was #wild .didn’t even know that we’ve seen so little of that #beautiful and #stunning city. I did plenty of #tourist stuff this time but I still don’t know exactly what it is that makes that city so great for me. Been to an outfitter which was a really cool experience because the staff was awesome and they had plenty of interesting gear. Now I’m back home. And I know for sure that I will be back soon. The next couple of weeks will be dedicated to the #at and my #thru-hike back in 2015. I’m going to do a #speech about my #journey at my #company. Maybe I’m able to #inspire some of my #colleagues to #getoutstayout… working on the #blog and raise some money for my next big #adventures. #bladegoeswild #boldlygo #travelling

Belgium Brugge

#travelling around #europe has been great #fun especially having my most favourite #buddies at my side. It’s been an interesting, sometimes challenging, exhausting and – every once in a while – awkward but still funny #experience. We’ve seen a bunch of really cool cities and met great people along the way. Today’s our last day in #bruges. Doing some last touristy things before we head out tomorrow morning. Cheers ~Blade~