Hiking Solo Le Sentier des Caps de Charlevoix in Quebec, Canada

A fabulous trail for women hiking solo: Le Sentier des Caps in Quebec, Canada. Beautiful forests, challenging paths, and stunning views to St.Lawrence River! #hiking | #camping | #solo | #Quebec | #Canada | #trekking | #backpacking | #femalehikers | awomanafoot.com

When I knew I would be meeting with my friends in Quebec, Canada, I started to look right away for some hiking options. Quite quickly I’ve realized that I couldn’t just google “hiking trails in Quebec” because the size of this land was just beyond understanding for someone from Europe. What looked doable on a […]

Awesome Beyond Words: Female Solo Hiking Laugavegur Trail in Iceland

Although I dreamed about visiting Iceland for years, I had no idea I would be able to actually visit. Last year, when looking for a place to spend my summer, I researched briefly visiting Iceland but resign based on the costs. This year I had planned my ten-year reunion with beloved friends in Canada. Lo […]

How to Hike the Fimmvörðuháls Trail in Iceland for a Truly Unforgettable Experience!

I wasn’t supposed to go to Iceland. It was a lucky coincidence. It’s not that I didn’t want to – quite the opposite! I hoped and dreamed of seeing the Land of Fire and Ice but didn’t even think it would be possible. Iceland is famous for being expensive and when I was looking for […]

Best Day Hikes in the Silesian Beskids: From Wisła Głębce through Stożek Wielki to Wisła Dziechcinka

Check out one of the best day hikes Silesian Beskids have to offer - great views, challenging trails and cheap accommodation - don't miss it! Day Hike #3: Wisła Głębce - Stożek Wielki - Wisła Dziechcinka. Awomanafoot.com | women hikers | Beskid | Poland | hiking trails | Wisła | Carpathians | Hiking in Poland | solo | awomanafoot.com

Recently, over a long weekend break (May the 1st), I went to Wisła for a short hiking trip. This is the heart of the Silesian Beskids Mountains and a great place to make your base for a number of day hikes. My third day of hiking in the Silesian Beskid Mountains proved the most beautiful and […]

Best Day Hikes in the Silesian Beskids: From Ustroń through Czantoria and Soszów to Wisła

Check out one of the best day hikes Silesian Beskids have to offer - great views, challenging trails and cheap accommodation - don't miss it! Hiking in Poland | Carpathians | Eastern Europe Travel | Hiking Trails in Europe

For my second day hike from Wisła (pronounce: viswa) in the Silesian Beskids Mountains, I decided to start in Ustroń and walk back toward my hotel. It’s a nice linear trail with a pleasant mixture of challenging ascents and steep downhill treks with lovely and easy walking. There is a lot of forest hiking with enough clearings and meadows […]

Best Day Hikes in the Silesian Beskids: From Wisła Center, a Loop Through Stary Groń and Salmopol

A perfect day hike from Wisła, Poland in the Silesian Beskids - check it out! awomanafoot.com

Hiking in the Silesian Beskid is just wonderful. Go solo or grab a few friends  – you will have a great time! You can use the day hikes I created or try to make your own combination. The site mapa turystyczna is a really handy tool. Yes, it’s in Polish, but it’s really intuitive and […]

Why Hiking near Wisła in the Silesian Beskids Should Be High On Your Bucket List!

Check out the awesome hiking benefits backed by science! Hit the trails today and heal your body and soul! | Hiking and Camping | Mental Health | Anxiety | Fitness | Wellness |

If you love hiking and seeing new places you should consider hiking near Wisła (pronounce: viswa). This small but charming town in the Beskid Śląski Mountains is the perfect base for many day hikes in the area. The modest yet beautiful Silesian Beskids Mountains The Beskids are a long mountain range in the Outer Western […]

Hiking Solo in the Beautiful Parc Natural de Sant Llorenç del Munt i l’Obac in Catalonia, Spain.

A wonderful destination for solo hikers and nature lovers in Catalonia, Spain: Parc Natural de Sant Llorenç del Munt i l'Obac. awomanafoot.com

      The decision to go hiking in Catalonia was one of the best ideas I’ve had. This varied land surprises you with each step you take. Getting to know it by foot is by far the best way. Take it slowly and enjoy breath-taking views.   Hiking the GR-5 trail in Catalonia   […]

Hiking Solo in Park Montseny and Falling in Love with Catalonia, Spain

Just outside Barcelona you will find Park Montseny, a true natural gem! Hike this stunning nature reserve and fall in love with Catalonia!

Just 50 km from Barcelona you will find natural reserve that will take your breath away. Park Montseny provides magnificent scenery and natural beauty beyond imagination. Think I’m exaggerating? Just look at this photo above. And read on. Park Montseny: a true natural gem The Montseny Natural Park was designated in 1977 by UNESCO as a protected […]

Solo on Skye: from Sligachan to Broadford & the End of an Epic Trip

Solo on Skye: Hiking the southern part of the magnificent Skye Trail takes you from Sligachan to Broadford, offering challenges and awesome views.

Beyond the Trotternish Ridge Hiking the southern part of the Skye Trail, from Sligachan to Broadford, takes you again trough magnificent landscapes of mountains, lochs, burns and moors. My stormy and kind of scary at times solo adventure over the Trotternish Ridge did not put me off hiking the Skye Trail. As much as the Isle […]