Climbing highest peak of Iraq - Cheekha Dar (3611 m) March 22nd 2019 Karl May once wrote adventure novel called <em style="-webkit-tap-highlight-color: transparent !important;">Durchs Wilde Kurdistaneven though he had never been there before. We went to the center of that area in nowadays Iraq, straight to the mountains. Is Iraqi Kurdistan really wild? Let´s see.
I like seeing places where there is almost impossible to meet tourists. Because of ... read more
Middle East » Iraq » North » Arbil Formerly part of the Ottoman Empire, Iraq was occupied by Britain during the course of World War I; in 1920, it was declared a League of Nations mandate under UK administration. In stages over the next dozen years, Iraq attained its independence as a... ... read more
Peter Gregor (October 28, 1986 Bratislava, Slovakia) is a lover of untraditional adventures and a promoter of his journeys. After graduating from the Pedagogical and Social Academy, he felt in love to mountains and travels. In 2010 he went on his first trip from Istanbul to Cairo by hitchhiking. In 2012, 2014, 2015, 2017 ,2018, 2021 he visited Iraq, in the spring of 2013 Afghanistan and in march 2018 Somalia where he entered to area of Jubbaland as the first white tourist since 1990). In november 2018 with mountaineer Martin Juris he climbed highest peak of Iraq Cheekha Dar (3611 m). It was fi... full info