Speaker

Barbara Schaefer

Hiker, Journalist & Author
Barbara likes to walk. The journalist and author lives in Berlin and travels around the world. She has climbed Cotopaxi and Kilimanjaro, crossed Hardangervidda on skis and FulufjÀllet on snowshoes. She hikes criss-cross in the Alps, has undertaken tours in Tajikistan, Colorado and the High Atlas. As a Tyrolean mountain hiking guide she leads groups in the Piedmontese Alps. When she is not roaming lonely landscapes, she throws herself into big cities and is writing books & reports about all these trips.