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    Hiking from Aachen to triple nation point!

    Since the beginning of the coronavirus, I have been relatively careful about not choosing an overly popular place. But when the summer promotion of VRR was introduced, in which we could travel virtually anywhere inside NRW for free, one of…

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    Hiking from Lüttringhausen to Lennep!

    This year’s heatwave has been so far somewhat milder than last year’s one, but it seems to persist longer. Today, despite the rain yesterday, it was still hot. It was fortunate that I put an event in Lennep, where I…

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    Hiking from Halle to Bielefeld!

    So the summer promotion of VRR is now over – essentially we came back to the normality. But hey there are still interesting sites in NRW and we are anyway doing two hikes a week right now. Why not visit…

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    Weekend hiking trip to Liège

    Last year, towards the end of the year, I planned three large trips. Liège was meant to be the last one, and we would have been there at the end of May. When I had to cancel the first one…

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    Hiking around Iserlohn

    When VRR announced the summer promotion at the beginning of the summer holidays, essentially allowing us to travel everywhere inside NRW, I wasn’t sure how to take advantage of it the most. Now I understand that it was more or…

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    Hiking from Abenden to Rur

    In the last couple of weeks, I tried to organise a hike around a lake or a river, in the hope that we’d be able to enjoy the water when it gets really hot. It never got really hot. With…

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    Hiking around Finnentrop

    End of July, beginning of August seems to be the high season for vacation. Every year we see a lot less people, until they come back in something like September again. As well as the number of visitors on my…

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    Hiking from Langenberg to Holthausen

    After the weekend hike to Heidelberg last week, we got a few days with good weather, but just like many weekends, it essentially ended yesterday. And today, we could hardly see the sun. Well who cares. Compared to the heat…

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    Weekend trip to Heidelberg!

    We’ve already had a couple of weekend trips over the last 3 years. But all of them took place somewhere nearby, either in the north of Rhineland Palatine or inside North Rhine Westphalia. The idea of going much farther popped…

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    Hiking from Hausen to Heimbach

    Day II arrived. I don’t think people really check what kind of trail is ahead of us, but there is a significant difference between the one from yesterday and today’s one: today, I created the trail (and the one from…