Let’s Hike

Hiking CZ – Karlštejn to Srbsko via Solvayovy Lomy

Distance: 21 km Getting there: Both cities have train stations Difficulty: Middle Scenery: Trail with castle views, forests, limestone mines, mountains, and suburbs. On our Prague Holiday, we decided to take a day to escape the craziness of the city and deep into the magical Czech forest. One option for this was Bohemian Paradise, but since it …

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From Bodegraven to Leiden, via Alphen aan den Rijn

Distance: 28 km Getting there: Both cities have NS train stations Difficulty: Low Scenery: Trail along the Rijn (Rhine) river, small towns, highways, and Groene hart (green heart) I used to travel from Leiden to Utrecht every day for 8 months, and I was always curious about visiting the cities along the way. Since we decided to …

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Hiking around Berlin: Seddin to Potsdam

Distance: 20km Getting there: Trains service to Seddin and Potsdam from Berlin Difficulty: Low Scenery: Forest, come easy hills and Einstein summer house Even Berlin is big enough to spend many days exploring it, we wanted to discover it from another point of view. As good hikers, we did some research about possible hiking routes around Berlin, …

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From Delft to Leiden, via Vlietland

Distance: 28 km until our place in Leiden Getting there: Both towns have train NS stations Difficulty: Low Scenery: Forests, beautiful residential areas, walk along the canals, Vlietland recreational park and cities After a hard week, we decided to make a shorter hike than the one from last week (Noordwijk to Haarlem, Link: http://thefoodiehiker.com/hiking-from-noordwijk-to-haarlem/ ). …

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From Gouda to Dordrecht, via Schoonhoven

Distance: 24 km until Schoonhoven, and 27km until Dordrecht (2 ferries) Getting there: Public transport, both cities have train NS stations Difficulty: Low Scenery: Parks, cheese farms, windmills, open areas, rustic trails As part of our training, decided to do at least one time per month, consecutive days of hiking. This hike was the first …

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From Dordrecht to Rotterdam via Kinderdijk

Distance: Around 30 by following the hiking trails (and 3 ferries) Get there: Both cities have NS train stations Difficulty: Low difficulty Scenery: Windmills and industrial area What is more Dutch than the windmills? If you visit the Netherlands and you didn’t see at least one, you didn’t experience the Netherlands at all. One of …

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