Mountains this way is for my love of travel and outdoors and sharing my favorites with you.
Hi, I am Dorota. I love the outdoors. I love to travel. I love going off the beaten path and finding my own trail. I have visited over 50 countries on 6 continents. Most of my travels are DIY. I will show you how simple it is.
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Where would you go, if you wanted to trek in unspoiled terrain, sleep in local houses, eat homegrown fresh food and best of all have no internet for a week? Nuratau Mountains in Uzbekistan is your destination. Walking with our guide day after day and staying in local houses was a true immersion into localContinue reading “Uzbekistan: Week long trek in Nuratau Mountains.”
West of Ireland is famous for its beauty and its nature. There is plenty to see and many mountains to climb, including the highest peak Carrauntoohil. This region is always popular with tourists and walkers. But just on the another side of the MacGillycuddy Reeks is Black Valley. Spectacularly beautiful, remote and rarely visited. Hidden gem. ThroughContinue reading “Black Valley. The Kerry Way.”
Silk Road and Central Asia countries were on my radar since my early twenties. So, when I learned about Uzbekistan abolishing tourist visas, I knew this is the time! The places to visit were Khiva, Bukhara, Samarkand. I was very keen to add some trekking too. It was less popular idea and I must sayContinue reading “Uzbekistan: Khiva and Bukhara”