travel thoughts

Taking on Switzerland

I'm back! Back in Switzerland + on my way back to the tiny mountain town I fell in love with a few years ago. I booked my flight to Switzerland as soon as I accepted that winter job in the Colorado Rockies last October. As ridiculous as it seems, I was legitimately concerned I'd get a "real job" [seasonal as it was] + forget how to leave the country. My crazy doesn't always make sense, but this time it got me back to Switzerland so I won't apologize for it! (more…)

By Heidi Kumm, ago

Life in Switzerland

My trip to Switzerland was rather impromptu. I had plans to travel to France for one of the UTMB races [the baby sister of the famed ultra, the OCC] in August and the more time I spent attempting to plan my extra 10 days in France I realized…10 days is […]

By Heidi Kumm, ago
friends + feelings

Currently.

I just did a search on my site + realized I have been writing these “currently” posts since late 2014, almost four years. In those years I have only missed a few updates + usually because I’m way too busy living to remember to write about living. That’s a good […]

By Heidi Kumm, ago
trails + tents

Exploring the Trails from Chalet Martin

A fun little fact about me become glaringly obvious when I left the city behind + ventured onto the trail of Cinque Terra in Italy…trails are my happy place. Every. Single. Time. Trails are always guaranteed to change my mood, adjust my attitude + give me a whole new perspective […]

By Heidi Kumm, ago
runventure

Training While Traveling

I’ve been abroad for the past four weeks + traveling on a weekly basis for the past two months. To say my life has been all over the place would be…well, a very literal statement. There was still snow on the ground in Colorado when I signed up for the […]

By Heidi Kumm, ago
friends + feelings

Saving Chalet Martin

I stumbled upon Chalet Martin, a quaint hostel in the Swiss Alps that is full of love + personality, in the fall of 2015. I was on my first stint of truly solo travel + on a mission to spend the least amount of money possible. Partly because I’ve also […]

By Heidi Kumm, ago
trails + tents

Cycling Croatia // The Story

Last summer I spent four weeks living out of pannier bags strapped to the back of a bicycle while pedaling around Croatia + Montenegro. This was not on my agenda when I kicked off the year nor when I booked my flights to Europe. I hadn’t even been on a […]

By Heidi Kumm, ago