TMB Packing List

The Tour du Mont Blanc (TMB) a 175km loop multi-day trek around the Alps is typically hiked between end of June to end of August. Whether you spend 7, 9, or 11 days hiking the TMB, if you’re backpacking you want to pack as light as possible. We hiked the TMB in 9 days and…

Tour du Mont Blanc Camping Guide

Klaus and I spent 9 days hiking the 175km route of the Tour du Mont Blanc. Many people stay in gîtes or refuges (or Refugios in Italy) along the route, but we decided to camp along the TMB instead. We really wanted to be fully immersed in nature and keep flexibility in our itinerary. Never…

Our Van Life Experience in Iceland

Earlier this year, we spent one week living on the road in a van, traveling around Iceland. It was our first #vanlife experience and the epic scenery in Iceland makes life on the road pure bliss. Although many people take day trips or rent a car and travel from hotel to hotel, we really loved…

7-Day Iceland Road Trip Itinerary

Below is a detailed itinerary I made for our 7-day road trip around Iceland’s ring road (counter-clockwise). It looks a bit intense, but because this was our first time living out of a van and I knew we would have limited Wi-Fi access – I planned heavily. Hopefully it is useful to anyone else wanting…

Iceland Packing List (Winter)

February earlier this year, Klaus and I took a 7 day road trip around Iceland’s Ring Road in a small campervan. We did a lot of driving, a lot of site seeing and a bit of hiking (not as much as we would have liked 🙂 ). If you’re planning to pack light and do…