Links

ALPS

http://www.via-alpina.org - very good page explaining the different Via Alpina paths trough the alps, good information for accommodation and GPS tracks

http://www.via-alpina.org/en/page/753/those-who-are-back - links to web pages from people who hiked the Via Alpina and describe their impressions

http://www.via-ferrata.de - very good forum for planning and up to date information regarding via ferratas

http://www.oberstdorf.de - good description of hiking trails in the Allgäu, always worth a visit and a very good report about current conditions

http://www.grindelwaldsports.ch - Swiss mountaineering school, can be recommended for high altitude tour in the Bernese Oberland

http://www.giannicarbone.com - Italian mountain guide, can be recommended for high altitude tours in the Mont Blanc Massif

 

CANARY ISLANDS

http://www.free-motion.net - very good bike rental on Gran Canaria, perfect bikes and service and a perfect island for cycling!

http://www.bikenfun.de - very good bike rental on La Palma, perfect island for cycling when you like it very steep and sandy 😀

http://www.astrolapalma.com - astronomy tours and rental of equipment for stargazing, perfect island to see millions and millions  of stars

http://brittameier.com  -  real estates and properties on La Palma

EQUIPMENT

http://www.vaude.de - very good equipment for hiking and cycling, very sustainable working company

http://www.mammut.de - Swiss quality with a Swiss price, but very good equipment

 

RECOMMENDED ACCOMMODATIONS

http://www.villacampestri.com - very nice hotel and restaurant in Tuscany

http://www.cordialcanarias.com- bungalow on Gran Canaria, good starting point to explore the island, close to the dunes and to the bike rental

http://www.hotel-louvre-chamonix.com - good and affordable hotel in the center of Chamonix, our best room is number 11 where you have a view on Mont Blanc from the bathroom window 😀

http://www.maisonlechamp.com - very familiar atmosphere close to Courmayeur, you feel very welcome here

http://www.hotel-med-menton.com - very nice hotel in Menton with roof terrace and a huge breakfast

http://www.novecentohotel.it - hotel in Rome with a huge roof terrace

http://www.hotelcapocaccia.it- a very quite and peaceful place on one corner of Sardinia

http://www.downtown-lodge.ch - an affordable and nice accommodation in Grindelwald

 

PARTNER SITES

https://www.lost-infinity.com   -   A site about astronomy, astrophotography and coding 🙂