Watercolors of hiking trails, painting by Frits Ahlefeldt

10 first world trails up on Hiking.org

Places to hike around the world: first ten hiking trails are up now

Busy businessman looking at phone while mother Earth reach out to hug him, illustration by Frits Ahlefeldt

Someone needs a hug

Valentines day today, and someone needs a hug

Man sitting at campfire thinking maybe I am just a book aliens are reading on a star, while the stars and a white rabbit watch him

Reality as a story

Logbook thought: Maybe I am just a book some aliens are reading…

Hiking sitting at cross road and a quote: "nothing will work unless you do" by Maya Angelou

Nothing will work unless you do

Quote by Maya Angelou Amazing wanderer exploring, writing and combining winding paths inside and outside her head for more than eighty years

Hiker being explained not to litter by a big troll Leave no Trash text, illustration by Frits Ahlefeldt

Leave no Trash

Leave No Trash – How we might get better at keeping the trails clean

Three hikers sitting under a tree in rain, illustration by Frits Ahlefeldt

trail space thoughts on a rainy day

Things like rain, wind, trees and rocks sometimes create sudden spaces along the trails

Hiker at night under stars looking like an arrow pointing the way. illustration by Frits Ahlefeldt

Logbook 2. Jan. Trail beneath the stars

Logbook 2. Jan. Researching the Camino de Santiago, some say it follows the Milky way, if walked at night

Drawing of landscape with 2018 on it and the words "happy Hiking"
Reflection photo of man sitting in seven-eleven

Logbook 31 Dec. One step at a time

Logbook note 31 Dec. : “It is better to take many small steps in the right direction than to make a great leap forward only to stumble backward.” (Old Chinese Proverb )

Watercolor of Layap woman Bhutan, painting by frits Ahlefeldt

Trails The Snowman Trek first version up

Trails around the world, start of a collection

Drawing of light bulbs along the coastline

Coastal innovation Conference

Article: Coastal innovation –
how and why to create paths for a better life along the coast

Man walking onto rainbow and going through seven stages of wishful thinking. The rainbow wishful thinking model - illustration by Frits Ahlefeldt
Watercolor of wildlife in suits

12 good reasons to preserve wilderness

We need to preserve the last areas of wilderness on the planet, here are 12 reasons why

Social media guides – Magician vs Wizard

Experts are ready to guide us along the digital trails. Social media magicians and wizards are among them…

Sketching up local eating ideas

Thoughts about eating local food while hiking to create better relationships between hikers and locals

Drawing of watercolor sketching gear

How to make a drawn logbook while hiking

Ideas about how to sketch up a logbook when hiking

Group of people becoming a bridge helping a man in the water

Seven bridges over troubled water

From Diets to Disruption – Seven strategies to move across difficult places