Back on the wall

Inbetween writing on my Bachelorthesis, researching for it and freaking out about it occasionally, I found myself back on the wall. Meaning the climbing wall in a well-known climbing gym in Vienna. When I first went into the gym yesterday I was staring up in awe. These are some huge walls there. The contrast to Read More


Hiking and Happiness

Recently, I’ve read an interesting interview with an expert about the great effects of hiking in my favourite magazine „Bergwelten“. The most interesting thing the expert said was that hiking increases the quality of relationships for 240 (!) days after reaching the summit of a mountain together – as long as you are over 50 Read More


Ready. Set. Go!

I am glad to say my time off went very well. We’ve had one of our best holidays ever – and we’ve had lots of great holidays in the past. This time we had it all: relaxation at the sea, funny boattrips, delicious food, drinks with friends and lots of biking and hiking. For me, Read More


Time out in the mountains

Last weekend we made a trip to the mountains, to the Dachstein to be precise. The long weekend was the perfect opportunity to climb up to the top of the Dachstein. So we thought. Unfortunately, there is apparently more snow now than there was in winter and we had to give up halfway. Nevertheless, I Read More


Role Models

Your Mum, your Dad, brother, sister, a friend or even an actor – everyone can be your role model at different stages in your life. As I have said last year, my role model, i.e personal hero, is Conrad Kain, a former mountain guide who left his home behind in order to become one of Read More