One of my favorite places to vacation is in the mountains. Vistas viewed from high above and valley walks down below, there’s nothing quite like it.

the latest Mountain travel Inspiration posts:

  • Epic Germany Itinerary¬† 2 weeks including Austria Switzerland France

    Epic Germany Itinerary  2 weeks including Austria Switzerland France

    Are you wanting to plan an epic Germany Itinerary but not sure where to start?  I collected info on some of the best things to do in Southern Germany and combined them into an epic two week Germany Itinerary that includes some main attractions in France, Switzerland, and Austria. Table of Contents Germany itinerary in …


  • Complete Visitor Guide: Stunning Eibsee Lake and Zugspitze Mountain, Germany

    Complete Visitor Guide: Stunning Eibsee Lake and Zugspitze Mountain, Germany

    Eibsee Lake is located in the Bavarian region of Germany, just 8 miles outside of Garmisch-Partenkirchen. It sits at the base of Zugspitze, Germany’s highest mountain. These two are in such close proximity to one another that they share a parking lot making it easy to fit both of these stunning locations into one day! …


  • Wasserauen Ebenalp Switzerland: unique experiences and stunning scenery!

    Wasserauen Ebenalp Switzerland: unique experiences and stunning scenery!

    When a photo of Berggasthaus Aescher, a hotel built into the side of a mountain in the Swiss alps I knew I had to go. Berggasthaus, one of the most unique hotels in Switzerland sits atop Ebenalp, a small, somewhat unassuming yet stunningly beautiful mountain in the Appenzeller region. This magical Instagram worthy little piece …


Looking for more inspiration?

Love the mountains? Check out my alps page and my alpine lake page for more travel ideas.

Need hiking gear? REI is a great place to shop but they also have extensive educational information on their site and you may find things there you didn’t even know you needed!