Short Nature Walks Around Barcelona

Barcelona has a privileged position. Wedged between the sea and the mountains, it is an ideal base for walks and hikes in nature. Here are some of my favourite walks in and around this dynamic city. Collserola National Park The sprawling, 8,000 hectare Parc de Collserola is the largest metropolitan park in the world. It's [...]

Canmore and Kananaskis Country: Wildlife and Walking Trails

We spent a couple of days in Canmore, which is a great base to explore the many walking trails which the area offers, as well as Banff National Park and Kananaskis Country. Banff and Jasper National Park further north are both extremely popular - and rightfully so, as both are stunning destinations. Kananaskis Country (or [...]