sken

Blog

Seakayak and outdoor adventures. Wildlife discovery. Finding places where dreams may come true.

First time on the wild water – river Soča, Slovenia

It started by offering a go to learn to kayaking the wild water to the river Salza. For the bad conditions, very high flow and winter, we finally decided to...

Finland, country of nature lovers

It started by inviting him to a family visit for a long time ago. However, for a recent addition to the family, we have to wait a while to travel....

Weekend on the Danube

The last two years have a little bit of habit on the previously for me the unimaginable idea that the Danube is not a river only for large ships. It...

3 days after the longest Slovak river Váh

I was born in Hlohovers. I survived there most of childhood and youth. I probably therefore have a specific relationship with our longest river. As a little boy, I like...

Cross Austria in 10 days – 3. Part (fight)

On the way from Passau to Bratislava I didn’t have to wait for anyone, nor did anyone have to wait for me. This is an advantage when going man himself....

Cross Austria in 10 days – 2. Part (packing)

Since the departure I have been divided by just a few recent days. So I started to check if I have everything I need. Similar though the shorter hikes I...

Over Austria in 10 days

So here we go. In one week I am going to take a 10 day sea kayak tour from the German city Passau to the capital of Slovakia – Bratislava....

Test of the paddleboard on the Danube, or as I have paddle up to Devín

Over time I tried the “paddle board”, also called the SUP (Stand-Up Paddle). Just as in the case of a sea kayaking I turned on more experienced. I graduated in...

Vogalonga 2017 – Have you ever felt like in a historic war film?

Kayak I fell in love mainly because I can roam in nature. I would never have thought to use it to explore the city. In Venice I was already as...
1 2 3 4 5