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Where "Urban" and "Alpine" Meet - Unique Photo Opportunities in Innsbruck

City Walk through Innsbruck: Find all photo opportunities Downtown - Where "Urban" and "Alpine" Meet

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Sometimes you want to get away from urban life to reunite with nature and all the beauty that so easily slips our mind, and at times you get the opportunity to enjoy both in rare synergy. Innsbruck, the capital of Austria’s state of Tyrol, gives us just that with its location in the Alps.
19km Sciliar Massif Hike - Ultra-Wide-Angle Lens for Ultra Photo Results

Sciliar Massif Hike Crossing from Alpe di Suisi - Ultra-Wide-Angle Lens for Ultra Photo Results on this Uber-Panoramic Tour

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There are plenty of hiking routes designed for every level of experience, while some other backpacking trails, like the 19-kilometer Sciliar Massif challenge covered here, remain out of reach - and serve as a motivation for reaching the next level. This long and spectacular tour leads from the Alpe di Siusi over the landmark of South Tyrol, and Mountain Moments will tell you everything you need to know to become a part of this experience.
The Best Photo Vantage Point in Switzerland? Backpack and Discover Saxer Lucke!

The Best Photo Vantage Point in Switzerland? Backpack and Discover Saxer Lucke!

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The catchphrase, "life was more simple back then" can probably be attributed to photography too, with way-back-when generations of cameras having a lot fewer buttons and editing opportunities. But with photo occasions that nature provides us with, we can't be anything else than grateful for seemingly unlimited memory space and flexibility on our favorite time-freezer contraptions. Take the Swiss Alps for example, and the Saxer Lücke destination we cover here. If you are a photographer and a nature lover with experience in hiking, this is the place to be.
Alpine Photography Realized - Lago di Carezza Family-Friendly Hike

Alpine Photography Realized - Lago di Carezza Family-Friendly Hike

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Time flies when you're having fun, so 9.1-kilometer Lago di Carezza family-friendly hiking route could end in what seems to be a blink of an eye. But you will have your photographs and memories with you, as well as the possibility to make this nature episode into a rerun.
Heavenly Hike Towards Romantic Villnöss Chappel in the Heart of Dolomites

Heavenly Hike Towards Romantic Villnöss Chappel St.Ranui (St.John) in the Heart of Dolomites

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The moment we separate from our daily digital lives to reconnect with nature is the moment we regain that old, familiar feeling of being one with the Earth. At that moment, the only digital thing we need is our camera, to forever capture the sights around us. The Villnöss Valley in the Dolomites is a beautiful example of that, which makes this 6-kilometer hiking route such a desirable expedition. Find out everything you need to know about your next outdoor adventure.
Live, Laugh, Lakes - Easy and Revealing Hike to Shiny Gerold in the Bavarian Alps

Live, Laugh, Lakes - Easy and Revealing Hike to Shiny Gerold Lake in the Bavarian Alps

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Edgar Allan Poe wrote long ago, "So lovely was the loneliness of a wild lake." Here at Mountain Moments, with all the beautiful, small, localized patches of water we have seen over the years, we can't and won't argue with this famous American poet. On this particular hiking route in the Bavarian Alps, these words will be proven multiple times, so check out our hiking route and join us on this backpacking nature thrill-hike.
Pinch Me Moment! Take This Neuschwanstein Dreamlike Hike Around the Fairytale Castle

Pinch Me Moment! Take This Neuschwanstein Dreamlike Hike Around the Fairytale Castle

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On a 20-kilometer medium-difficulty dream hike to a Neuschwanstein castle, it is good to have company. There is a chance you will need to have witnesses, because some people may not believe the images were not drastically manipulated in Photoshop. You will hardly believe yourself, and you will realize why Neuschwanstein Castle is one of the biggest visitor magnets in the Bavarian Alps, and even Germany.
Hover Over Zillertal on a Suspension Bridge in Tyrol - Ice World Hike Mapped Out!

Hover Over Zillertal on a Suspension Bridge in Tyrol - Ice World Hike Mapped Out!

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We will not hold you in a suspense about your next potential hiking adventure - a suspension bridge in Zillertal will do that. Look at some of the Mountain Moments photos below, and tell us, wouldn't you like to be a person in this picture? Find out how to get there with the help of a map and other information provided below. This is a reasonably (not overly) difficult hiking trail in Austria, so take your camera, your hiking equipment and join us.
Glowing "Rose Garden" on Catinaccio Hike - Two-Day Photography Fun

Glowing "Rose Garden" on Catinaccio Hike - Two-Day Photography Fun

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Yippie Ki Yay, Mountain Photographers! Are you ready for your next joy hike? Take a Catinaccio trip with us and let's take advantage of the fact that this is one of the most accessible mountain groups in the Dolomites. Steep scree fields, massive rock faces and pointed needles, hiking and via ferrata excursions, impressive motifs - do we need to say more? Route information, map, photos and trail tips all await you below.
Villanderer Alm! Capture the Second-Largest High Alpine Pasture in South Tyrol

Villanderer Alm! Capture the Second-Largest High Alpine Pasture in South Tyrol

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Neither rain nor sleet nor snow will stop hikers' desire to go. To a true hiker, photographer, and nature lover, on the Villanderer Alm hike in the Dolomites, different weather conditions present different photo opportunities. This is not only a positive way of thinking but an honest true, as this route will more often than not show you.