Hallasan

09.02.2024 HALASAN VOLCANO Hallasan is the highest point in South Korea, on Jeju Island. It is a de facto volcano, which was last active around the year 1000 AD. The volcano rises 1947–1950 meters above sea level (data depending on the source), and there is a lake inside the crater. The place is particularly charming in spring, when the local…

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Gerlach Peak

28.04.2022 GERLACH PEAK Gerlach Peak (Gerlachovský štít) is not only the highest peak of Slovakia and the Tatras but also of the Carpathians. Its height is 2655 m above sea level. It is located on the territory of the Tatra National Park, a beautiful natural area surrounded by glacial lakes and pine forests. It owes its name the village of…

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Brandberg Mountain

26.10.2022 BRANDBERG MOUNTAIN The Brandberg mountain massif is located in Namibia in its northwestern part. There is also located, the country's highest peak, Königstein, measuring 2573 meters above sea level. You can get there only after obtaining the appropriate permits and under the charge of a guide. Due to that the Brandberg mountains are a few dozen kilometers away from…

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