Hiking Tips & Guides

Hiking Tips & Guides

Our tips for hiking & details on hikes that we’ve done


Destination Addict - Lost City Trek, Colombia - Much More Than Just A Hike

Lost City Trek, Colombia – Everything You Need To Know

/ / Colombia, Hiking
The Lost City Trek or Ciudad Perdida was something on our list before we even set foot in Colombia and as we travelled through the country and headed from Cartagena to Minca we were excited to see if we could do the Trek though our hostel - Casa Loma. After ...
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Destination Addict - View of Garibaldi Lake, British Columbia, Canada - 10 Canadian Lakes That Will Blow Your Mind

10 Canadian Lakes That Will Blow Your Mind

/ / Canada, Hiking, Lakes, Travel Photos
Spending the summer in Whistler, BC, Canada and travelling into the neighbouring state of Alberta from there we were constantly blown away by the nature that surrounded us. The natural colour that lit up the landscape through the huge trees, impressive mountains and epic Canadian lakes just blew us away ...
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Destination Addict - Enjoying views over the Cocora Valley, Salento, Colombia

Salento – A Taste Of Colombia’s Coffee Region

/ / Colombia, Hiking, Things To See
For us, a visit to Colombia’s coffee region was a must in a country that is the second largest producer of something we are so fond of, especially in the mornings - coffee! Salento ticked all of the boxes when we were looking at where we’d like to stay, lush, green ...
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Destination Addict - Moraine Lake, Ablerta, Canada

An Epic Road Trip – Icefields Parkway, Alberta, Canada

A road trip was definitely on our minds whilst in Canada this year being blown away by the epic lakes, hikes and scenery every time we ventured out around where we were based in Whistler. After looking into a 7 day road trip driving over to Jasper and Banff, through ...
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Destination Addict - Taking in the views on the Musical Bumps Trail, near Whistler, British Columbia, Canada

Whistler, British Columbia – Our Top 5 Hikes

/ / British Columbia, Canada, Hiking, Whistler
Whistler one of the best ski resorts in the world is an awesome summer destination too! Located in the Fitzsimmons range, a mountain range on the northwest edge of the Garibaldi ranges it is the gateway to tons of amazing hikes. Most, due to the altitudes & distances are challenging ...
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Destination Addict - The mighty Volcan de Acatenango, Antigua, Guatemala

Why You Should Hike Volcan de Acatenango – Antigua, Guatemala

Volcan de Acatenango was definitely the highlight of our Guatemala trip. Hiking up to a dormant volcano that is still peacefully puffing away to watch the sunrise, with views for miles was just completely magical. We came away from this hike feeling amazed, accomplished & exhausted but loved every second ...
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Destination Addict - Views from the Indian nose viewpoint, Lake Aitilan, Guatemala

Lake Atitlan Hiking – The Indian Nose After Sunrise

/ / Guatemala, Hiking
It all started with a drunken conversation amongst 8 of us in a hostel bar overlooking the magical Lake Atitlan, we're not sure if it was the happy hour beers or the beautiful scenery that had gone to our heads but we agreed that we would all wake up the ...
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Destination Addict - Exploration Inspiration - Why We Love To HIke

Exploration Inspiration – Why We Love To Hike

/ / Hiking, Inspiration
So, in case you haven't guessed by now, we love to hike! I mean, sweeping landscapes, beautiful trails & tons of fresh, fresh air, what's not to love?! Note from the author: This article has been written by me from my travel experience. I may recommend & provide links to products ...
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Destination Addict - Viñales National Park - How To See It Without A Guide And Other Cool Viñales Tips

Viñales National Park – How To See It Without A Guide And Other Cool Viñales Tips

/ / Cuba, Hiking, Vinales
I loved the beautiful little town of Viñales when I visited on my first trip to Cuba in June of 2015. With it being one of my favourite destinations on my first Cuba trip, so, my boyfriend Adam & I thought what better place to celebrate our "1 year" of ...
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