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Staying Fit for Adventure Travel
Staying fit for adventure travel can be the difference between an enjoyable journey, and a miserable one.
Top 30 International Adventure Travel Companies
Your choice of an adventure travel company could ensure a wonderful vacation. Here's a selection of reputable companies.
How to Easily Get through TSA Security with...
Here's an update on the rules because the Transportation Security Administration, including the amount and you can carry gels and liquids in your carry-on plane bag. Plus, details on where to get continually updated info.
6 Great Apps for Adventure Travelers
6 smartphone apps that are perfect for the adventure traveler.
5 Best Day Hikes in the Swiss Alps: No Camping...
Looking for details on taking great day hike in the Swiss Alps? Greg Witt, author of
5 Pieces of Gear Every Adventure Traveler...
5 pieces of travel gear that every adventure traveler should own.
Always Make Photocopies of These Things Before...
Always travel with photocopies of your passport, credit cards, driver's license, health insurance information and otherimportant travel documents. If your purse or wallet is stolen, it's easier to replace everything if you have photocopies of the originals that show the passport and card numbers.
The Most Extreme Zip Lines in America
Zip Lines are strung among trees throughout America. If you're looking for adrenalin highs during aerial rides, just take a zip line tour. Whether you're living in or visiting Hawaii, California, New Hampshire, Alaska or dozens of the other states here in the U.S., odds are excellent there will a zip line or canopy tour within easy driving distance.
The Best Companies and Websites for Solo...
If you are a solo traveler, here are companies, cruise lines and Web sites with lots of information and advice for people who like to travel solo, and singles looking for trips where they can meet others.
Adventure Travel with Road Scholar - Find...
Active adventure travel trips for the 50plus crowd that younger travelers will want to (and can) book, too.
How to Plan a Microadventure
How to plan and execute a microadventure when you don't have time for a full-blown escape.
Before You Buy --Tips for Planning an...
What's Ecotourism? It's traveling to natural habitats to see wildlife, without impacting the settings. Ecotourism is such a popular form of travel these days that many tour operators now offer such trips. Here are some tips to think about and discuss with tour operators when planning to take an ecotour.
5 Great Caves for Adventure Travelers to Visit
5 great caves systems that travelers should make time to visit.
Need to Get a Passport, Renew One or More Visa...
Want your passport faster? Here's how to get your passport application expedited, when you need that document so critical to traveling abroad in a hurry?
8 Great Foldable and Collapsable Pieces of...
Empty your luggage and hide that foldable or collapsible travel bag under a bed or on a shelf in small hotel rooms or cruise-ship cabins.
Q&A with Tusker Trail's Eddie Frank:...
An interview with Eddie Frank, the founder of Tusker Trail, on the Kilimanjaro Climb for Valor, a charity climb to raise funds for the families of fallen soldiers.
Women's Adventure Travel - Gutsy Group Trips...
Women's adventure travel is for gutsy women who want to travel with a group. Many women - single or married - like the camaraderie of all female groups. Here's where to find tour operators specializing in women's adventure travel.
Adventure Travel 101: How To Get Started
Adventure Travel 101: How to get started with pursuing your adventures.
Adventure Travel News: Travel Trends, an...
Adventure travel news for the week ending February 6, 2015.
Inbounds Extreme Skiing at Winter Park Resort,...
Winter Park Resort ski patroller Jamie Wolter gives you his take on the best inbounds extreme ski terrain at Winter Park Resort. These steep above treeline and gladed areas are for experts skiers and snowboarders only.
This Purse Is Completely Pickpocket-Proof
The Pacsafe Citysafe 200 travel shoulder bag is, quite simply, the best travel purse I've used during my years of exploring the world. The anti-theft features give me a sense of security on busy city streets. The bag's inner pockets keep my passport, credit cards and iPhone secure, but I can quickly reach everything else I've packed into various pockets.
Adventure Travel News: Adventurers of the Year,...
Adventure travel news for the week ending February 13, 2015.
Take a Zipline or Canopy Tour
Are you going to ride a zip line on your next trip? Before you start zipping, all reputable zipline tour operators will give you basic training. Here's what to expect.
8 Amazing Long Distance Trekking Trails
8 of the best long-distance trekking trails from around the planet.
Luggage Limits - Airline Baggage Allowances
Luggage Limits is a free search tool for flight-specific information about baggage allowances and fees. On this Web site, you simply put in airline, the name of the airport you are leaving from and your destination airport, then click.
Cuba: People-to-People Tours Have You Dancing...
Cuba: On cultural exchange tours with licensed travel providers, you talk with musicians, historians who have lived through the revolution, seniors and even school-age children you wouldn't be able to visit on most trips.
You’ll Find Great Adventure Travel...
Gap Adventures, which made National Geographic Adventure magazine’s top “Do It All” outfitter list again in the February, 2009, issue, offers a choice of more than 1,200 small group adventure travel trips to all seven continents.
How to Get in Shape for Trekking Trips
How to get in shape for trekking and hiking trips, so you'll enjoy the vacation more.
Drive a Tank - Driving Authentic Military Tanks...
Ever wanted to drive a military tank and fire a cannon? Here's where civilians can do it.
TSA Approved Locks Keeps Suitcases Closed But...
TSA approved locks will keep your suitcase closed as it works its way through the baggage system when you're taking a flight. The Transportation Security Administration guards have the keys to open them, if they want to look inside.
The Women's Travel Group Offers Adventure Travels
The Women's Travel Group offers adventure travel trips that set women in exotic locales, on sandy island beaches and in sophisticated cities.
Adventure Travel Companies Offering Small Group...
If you're the traveler who prefers small group tours, here's a list of adventure travel companies that plan tours and limit travelers to small groups, often 16 people or less.
The 10 Best Wildlife Adventure Trips You Can...
Nature and wildlife adventure travel trips are growing in popularity. Would you like to dive with whale sharks, watch thundering herds during the annual animal migration in Africa or track wolves with your camera in Yellowstone National Park.
Adventure Travel News: King Tut's Mask, the Art...
Adventure travel news for the week ending January 23, 2015
Explore Underground at Xplor Adventures in...
Rafting on crystal-clear water in Xplor adventure park's underground river, where the brown, coral and gray dripping stalactites and stalagmites have united into thick columns that you can steer around, is an amazing experience. We settled into the low rafts, hooked small paddles onto our hands and started paddling along the underground river. Blue lights on the river's bottom guided our way. Page 3.
Heated Gloves - Zanier Heat-GX Heated Gloves
Review of the latest generation Zanier Heat-GX heated gloves, which have an adjustable, integrated heating system that will keep your fingers warm for a full ski day.
Magellan's is a One-Stop Shop for Travel...
Travel junkies visit Magellan’s often to see what’s new in gear, accessories, clothing and supplies.
Top 10 Reasons to Visit Yellowstone National...
Visiting Yellowstone in the winter you can snowmobile or cross country ski past steamy clouds drifting from hot springs, watch Old Faithful erupt framed by the setting sun, photograph bison from the safety of your snow coach and watch wolf packs through a spotting scope.
Off-the-Beaten Path Adventure Travel: Visit...
Intrepid Travel is a niche adventure travel company that focuses on taking travelers off the beaten track in Asia, and in the Antarctica. Many of their trips are cheap, because travelers stay in the same accommodations as locals do.
TSA Allows Carry-on Checkpoint Friendly Laptop...
Tired of pulling your laptop and other electronic gear out of your carry-on bag or backpack? TSA won’t make you take your laptop out of these checkpoint friendly bags and backpacks.
Top Zipline Adventures - Find Canopy and Zip...
Searching for the best zipline adventures (sometimes called a “canopy tour”) in the U.S. and around the world. These zip line adventures cover the globe. Click here to see if there's a zipline or canopy tour where you're taking your next vacation.
Top 10 Types of Adventure Travel
Check out these ten unforgettable types of adventure travel. These adventurous travel experiences range from scuba diving on the Great Barrier Reef or hot air ballooning over a desert in New Mexico to kayaking with the kids in the Pacific ocean by Vancouver, Canada.
Top 5 Picks for Scuba Diving Off the Shore
If you love to go scuba diving, but are happiest walking off the shore and sinking into the water instead of jumping off a dive boat, you'll find these islands appealing. Each one has a variety of shore dives opening up underwater coral gardens and clouds of fish.
Tuckerman Ravine - Free Extreme Skiing and...
Skiing or snowboarding in Mount Washington's Tuckerman Ravine is a
6 Reasons to Visit Colombia, South America
Colombia isn't the first South American country that comes to mind when deciding where to travel, but here are six reasons you should plan a visit.
12 Adventures Perfect for Adrenaline Junkies
12 adrenaline-soaked activities, like cage diving and bobsledding, for active travelers who like to push their mental and physical limits.
Multi-Sport Trips and Vacations Keep the...
Here are several companies offering multi-sport trips and vacations guaranteed to keep your adrenalin flowing.
Hiking in the Swiss Alps - Off the Jungfrau&rsq...
Guest author and hiking guide Greg Witt believe the Jungfrau region is one of the most beautiful places on earth. It's a glistening mountain landscape and home to the Alps’ highest concentration of glaciers, where you’ll find exquisite hiking trails, dazzling waterfalls, and legendary peaks like the Eiger with its fearsome North Face.
Rio Secreto Caves: Riviera Maya, Cancun Tourist...
Walking and swimming in the underground river that flows through Rio Secreto was our favorite tourist attraction in Mexico's Riviera Maya. You see caves in an untouched state.
Top 11 Picks for Dream Bicycle Trips and...
These companies offer the best bicycle trips through fascinating locales around the globe. Whether you want a biking trip in Utah's slick rock terrain or exotic Morocco, these companies have a variety of biking vacations to tempt you.
Abseiling or rapelling is sliding down a rope...
Abseiling, or rappelling as it is called by many mountaineers, is sliding down a rope under controlled conditions. It's a technique used by people who are rock climbing, ice climbing, kloofing, canyoneering and mountaineering to get down steep cliffs or even man-made objects, such as buildings or bridges.
Gear Review: Outdoor Technology Kodiak USB...
A review of the Kodiak USB Power Bank portable charger from Outdoor Technology.
Winter Driving School - Learn to Drive on Snow...
Winter Driving School - Get skills to handle snow and ice at these winter driving schools. You'll learn to recover from skids, braking techniques and more.
Red Rock Canyon Is a Peaceful Contrast to the...
Red Rock Canyon is a mere 30 minutes from the frenetic activity on the Las Vegas Strip, but walking among these rocks and in the canyons you'd think you were 100 miles away.
Find Adventure Travel With Discovery Adventures
This tour operator is a leg of the Discovery Channel. Visit and join the local cultures you've seen on TV.
Where to Get Soaked - Clothed or Nude - at Hot...
Top Hot Springs in the United States. Where you can soak in bathing suits or nude.
Best Places to Go Snowmobiling in North America
Best places for snowmobiling in North America. Snowmobile tours, rent or bring your own to Colorado, Alaska, Utah, Quebec and New Hampshire.
Adventure Travel Trips with Austin Adventures
Looking for a company that offers personalized, reasonably priced adventure travel trips that are limited to 12 people? Here's where to learn more about adventure travel with Austin Adventures
5 Great Day Hikes Near Salt Lake City
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Overseas Adventure Travel a Good Fit for the...
Older women traveling solo enjoy OAT trips because they are small, have good guides and make traveling easier.
Top Sources to Find Volunteer Travel Abroad...
Volunteer travel abroad and in the United States. Where to find companies with trips with volunteer opportunities while on vacation.
Golf Adventure - Secret Golf Course on the...
You might think cheap golf on Kauai, Hawaii, is an oxymoron, when so many courses cost $100 to $200 or more for a round. At Kukuiolono, it's just $9 for the right to play all day! (Plus $3 for a hand cart or $9 for a gas cart.) Thank Walter McByde.
Adventure Travel With Geographic Expeditions
Geographic Expeditions offers adventure travel and vacations around the globe. The varied adventures are to remote and challenging destinations since 1981, offers a varied portfolio of overland tours, treks, walks, and expeditionary voyages to the world's most astonishing places.
Download Maps With Free PDF Maps for iPhone/iPa...
Download free app for free offline maps. Maps remain interactive even when you're offline. Plot your travels on thousands of interactive maps covering everything from wilderness area to cities and countries around the globe.
It's Easy Services Has a Help Desk at JFK...
Dropped your passport in a mailbox with those letters you had to get out before leaving for Paris? Don’t laugh. I saw it happen. If you’re at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York, go to the It’s Easy Service 24/7 desk. It’s where you’ll find last-minute help for lost, expired or stolen passports.
Hike or Cross Country Ski With the Appalachian...
Appalachian Mountain Club : A one-stop source of information about hiking trails in the Northeast, places to stay on the trails, and group hiking trips.
Buy Adventure Travel Insurance When Regular...
Do you need to buy adventure travel insurance? The travel insurance you bought for your next vacation might not cover camel riding in India, snowboarding in the Alps or bungee jumping in New Zealand. Here are companies that offer adventure travel insurance for travelers who love sports and adventurous activities.
BASE Jumping - What is Base Jumping
Base jumping is an extreme sport. Base jumpers leap off buildings, antennas, bridges and cliffs to glide, sometimes in a special wingsuit, then open a parachute to land safely.
Tips and Sources for Great Family Adventure...
Sources for adventure family vacations and family trips, plus companies with affordable family vacations and trips.
Beach Vacation Destinations Adventure Travelers...
Nude beaches around the world, for people who like to sunbathe and swim nude. Page 3.
How to Pack for Adventure Travel
Learning to pack for adventure travel takes time and experience. Here are some tips to help you travel lighter on your next escape.
Smith Turbo Fan Goggles Clear the Fog
Ever have your goggles fog while skiing down a mogul run and you can no longer see the slope, or have them go white in a powder storm? Smith’s Turbo Fan Prodigy, Phenom and Knowledge OTG goggles are a blessing for people who love snowsports and sweat a lot, but even more so for people who wear glasses that constantly fog.
Fly 200-Feet Above Water on Midwest’s...
On the largest zip lines in the Midwest you can take a hands-free guided Tour on 9 zip lines and 9 sky bridges.
Survival Straps Are MacGyver-Like Tools That...
Inexpensive survival straps can be used in an emergency for anything from tying a tourniquet to hauling up someone who slipped over a cliff.
Las Vegas Theme Park - Run Bulldozers and...
Kids play with toy bulldozers and excavators in a sandbox. At Dig This, adults play with real bulldozers and excavators building roads, digging ditches and moving rocks in the only heavy equipment arena in the United States.
Pink Jeep Tours to Grand Canyon, Scenic Sedona...
With Pink Jeep Tours, you can ride on rugged roads or off road to view the red rocks in Sedona, visit ancient Native American ruins, roll through Death Valley and visit the Grand Canyon. This company has both open-air jeeps and luxury all-terrain Tour Trekkers with leather seats if you want more comfort.
Backroads Adventure Travel Trips for Hiker,...
Backroads, founded in 1979, is an active travel company that offers 300 itineraries, including biking, walking/hiking, multisport, and Insider Trips, which shift the focus from physical activity to in-depth cultural explorations. Seventy-five percent of Backroads guests have traveled with Backroads before or were referred by a friend.
REI Adventures Offers Great Active Travel Trips
REI Adventures offers great active travel trips, such as canoeing on a lake here in the U.S., cycling in Vietnam, or sea kayaking and hiking in Croatia. And, these are just a few of the 90plus weekend-to-multiweek trips offered by REI Adventures, part of the REI that has more than 80 stores in the U.S. chock-full of equipment and clothing for adventure travelers.
Where to Go Scuba Diving & Snorkeling in...
Nose-to-nose with a 250-pound grouper, the scuba diver waved at the crowd on the far side of the glass in the aquarium. Did you know aquarium scuba diving and snorkeling programs are offered at more than 10 aquariums in the U.S., as well as in other countries?
Adventure Travel in Riviera Maya and Cancun,...
Vacationing in Riviera Maya or Cancun on Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula, you can dive or snorkel in cenotes, swim or raft in underground rivers, steer ATVs or amphibious buggies in the jungles and ride lots of zip lines.
Best Hiking & Mountain Biking in Scottsdale &...
Best hiking and mountain biking trail sources for Phoenix and Scottsdale, Arizona
Top 10 hiking trails from a guide who has worn...
Hiking trails in the Grand Canyon. The Mooney Falls trail in the Havasupai Reservation, includes descending a cliff through caves and down ladders.
Extreme Adventure Travel Tests Your Limits
Extreme adventure travel choices. Seeking extreme adventures? Push your boundaries skydiving around Mt. Everest, desert trekking, kayaking on the White Nile or your choice of other extreme adventures.
Walking the Mutianyu Part of China's Great Wall
Where to walk on the Great Wall of China near Beijing. The Mutianyu section has a cable car,chairlift and alpine slide, creating a Disney-like theme park atmosphere for people going up or back down.
Zipline -- The Zipline at Heavenly in...
Heavenly Mountain Resort in California claims it has the longest zipline in the United States. During the 80-second ride, you're guaranteed spectacular views of Lake Tahoe and the ski slopes you underneath as you descend.
Gear Review: Adidas Wandertag Jacket
The adidas Wandertag jacket offers outstanding performance for adventure travelers at a price that can't be beat.
Agritourism - Farm Stays in Switzerland's...
Where to find farm stays in Swiss nature parks. Entlebuch Nature Park, a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve, is one of 20 nature parks that showcase the land, culture, and traditional lifestyles of central Switzerland. It's a perfect place to experience a farm stay, go gold panning and learn about the native cultures.
Romantic Getaways & Adventure Travel Make a...
Until I visited Riviera Maya and Cancun on Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula, I thought vacationing was just playing golf, sunbathing on beaches and snorkeling. Not so.you can dive or snorkel in cenotes, swim or raft in underground rivers, steer ATVs or amphibious buggies in the jungles and ride lots of zip lines. Page 4.
Adventure Travel - Trip Deals, Discounts and...
Here are great sources for trip deals, discounts and bargains for adventure travelers. Of you are looking for last-minute deals, discounts or bargains for your next trip, Adventure Travel has got you covered.
Ski the Extreme at Copper Mountain Resort,...
Which Colorado resort has outstanding inbounds extreme ski terrain reachable by hiking and some of the 22 lifts opening up 126 trails on 2,465 acres of skiable terrain?
Auction Sites Have Deals and Discounts for...
If your travel dates are flexible, check out these auction sites for deals and discounts on adventure travel (and more sedate) – vacations.
Choose and Prepare for Hiking, Walking and...
Hiking, walking and trekking vacations are a lot of fun. Here are suggestions for choosing and getting ready for your trip.
Looking at a Decade of Adventure Travel -...
Active travel vacations are one of the top adventure travel trends for the last decade - 2000-2009. Active vacations are loved by travelers who, literally, can't sit still for long. Does a day of mountain biking to a waterfall, kayaking down the river then hiking ten miles sound like fun? How about a week of heliskiing or scuba diving? Here's where to find them. Page 4.
Overnight Horseback Pack Trips
On horseback pack trips you can go farther, faster than when backpacking, and the horses can carry bigger loads, so you can have steak and fresh vegetables instead of reconstituted stew.
Mophie Rechargeable Battery Case for iPhone 4S...
This rechargeable battery that looks just like any other iPhone4 or iPhone 4s case can double your phone's battery life.
Best Colorado Mountain Biking Trails & Resorts
Sources for best Colorado mountain biking trails, resorts and cities, with links to maps, bike shops and more.
Watch Mount Everest Through Cameras as Sherpas...
If you want to see exactly what climbers on Mt. Everest face watch through cameras that sherpas have attached to their helmets while climbing Mt Everest.
Learning Holiday - Edventures are Fun Learning...
Learning Holiday is a gateway to all sorts of learning and educational vacations and trips. On the Learning Vacations Web site you will links to vacations and trips for adventurous travelers who like to learn and volunteer. Cultural immersions with the Maoris in Africa, whale watching in Hawaii, surfing in California and cooking classes in Peru are the merest sampling of the diverse offerings.
Track Your World Travels With Maps From Maps.com
Maps.com bills itself as the world’s largest map store - and the selection of maps, guidebooks, globes and map accessories is astonishing.
SCUBA Diving and Swimming With Dolphins in the...
SCUBA dive with dolphins in the open ocean. These trained dolphins choose to swim alongside the boat then play with you underwater.
Parkour & Free Running in Urban Settings
Parkour - the art of moving effectively through the environment using only the human body to overcome obstacles - is a growing activity in urban centers. All you need are the streets, fences, walls and other obstacles one finds in an urban center.
Tips to Take Great Adventure Travel Photos in...
Unhappy with the winter photos you took of ice climbers, a dog-sled ride or snowmobilers during your vacation because the sense of adventure doesn't come through in the images? Read these eight tips for taking cold-weather pictures of adventure travel from Olympus Visionary Jay Kinghorn, a rock climber, runner and co-author of Perfect Digital Photography and an Adobe Photoshop Certified Expert.
Zicasso Travel Agents Customize Vacations for...
Zicasso matches travelers with travel agents who specialize in the custom trips to locations you want to visit, and activities you want to experience.
Bungee Jumping is a Leap of Faith for...
Where to take a bungee jumping leap of faith for adrenaline rushes here in the states, New Zealand, South Africa and elsewhere in the world.
Death of Trekkers in Nepal Underscores Danger...
Bad weather in Nepal has led to the death of 17 trekkers, reminding us why adventure travel can be a dangerous activity.
Women Only Adventure Travel with Call of the Wild
Currently in its fourth decade of operation, this company remains the pioneer in women’s only adventure travel. Adventure trips include easy to moderate day hikes from discovering Death Valley, to challenging treks along the Inca Trail on Machu Picchu.
Family Summer Vacations & Adventures in Cool...
Top summer family adventures in the mountains. When temperatures climb in the city, head to the mountain resorts for beat-the-heat family vacations.
Suunto X9i Multifunction GPS Watch
The Suunto X9i is a multifunction GPS watch that avid outdoorsmen, hikers and multi-sport enthusiasts who play in the wilderness will love. It interfaces with National Georgraphic TOPS mapping software, shows your current speed and distance, has an altimeter and thermometer, plus lots more.
Lonely Planet Travel Books Are Bibles of Travel...
Lonely Planet travel books include guidebooks for destinations worldwide, language guides, digital guides, audio guides, and travel books filled with advice, photography and personal travel stories.
5 More Classic Adventure Travel Destinations
5 more classic adventure travel destinations that should not be missed.
Cuba's Classic Cars - Made in America
The 1950s American classic cars in Cuba may have engine from Russian Ladas and handmade parts today. Page 3.
Best Places to Hike & Bike to Enjoy Fall Foliage
Where you'll find the best fall foliage colors In September to mid-November. Where to use hiking boots or hop on a bike to enjoy the changing colors.
Taking a Cattle Drive Vacation & Horseback...
A real cattle drive isn't like what I saw in the City Slickers movie. It's must harder and lots of fun.
Backpack – Pacsafe VentureSafe 25L...
A roomy backpack with theftproof features to keep light-fingered thieves at bay.
Top 7 Places to Play Cowboy on a Working Cattle...
If you're the horseback rider who wants to play cowboy for a week vacation at a working cattle ranch or join a cattle drive.
Adventure Shows on the Discovery Channel Entice...
Couch potatoes will find a variety of adventure shows on the Discovery Channel. Adventurous travelers can get some tips from watching the Discovery Channel's adventure shows on TV.
5 National Parks for Winter Adventure
A list of five of the best U.S. national parks to visit during the winter.
Culture & Customs Guides for Foreign...
Custom and culture guides give you customs, customs, hand gestures and ways to greet locals before you travel to foreign countries.
Scuba Diving Treasure Hunters Can Dive the...
Would you like the chance to go home with up to $2,500 of treasure from the Nuestra Senora de Atocha, a Spanish galleon that sank Key West, Florida, during a hurricane in 1622? Mel Fisher’s Treasures, is offering a limited number of scuba diving treasure hunters the opportunity to spend a week learning about treasure hunting, scuba diving at the site of the Atocha.
Adventure Races - Race Around the World On a...
Have you watched the Amazing Race and wondered if -- or were sure you could -- compete? If so, the Great Escape 2009 is looking for globetrotters and adventurous travelers to join its annual Global Scavenger Hunt.
Inbounds Backcountry Style Extreme Terrain at...
Colorado's Steamboat Resort is famous for its champagne powder, and for skiing in the glades and tightly treed areas. Johnny Sawyer, the Ski Patrol’s supervisor who has worked at the mountain for more than 30 years, offers his take and tips for skiing in the inbounds extreme and treed terrain at Steamboat.
Where to Find More Adventure Travel Tips
Travelers seeking websites for more adventure travel tips should check out this gateway created by fellow adventurous travelers.
Adventure Travel With National Geographic...
Active adventure travelers will enjoy these trips, which combines adventure travel and the types of exploration for which National Geographic is famous. The company has united with Mountain Travel Sobek to create these new adventure trips. Here's where to find a list of these amazing adventures.
Hikers Learn About Planting Taro in Halawa...
Learning about taro fields on a cultural hike on Molokai, Hawaii. Page 10.
Dive With Sharks in Denver's Downtown Aquarium
Diving with sharks in an aquarium is different than diving among sharks in open water. I've done both and confess this land-locked aquarium dive turned out to be one of my favorite dives.
Hiking Honeymooners Get Ready to Plunge Into a...
Honeymooners on a hike at Moaula Falls on Molokai, Hawaii. Page 11.
Review: Underwater Digital Camera Mask for...
Review of hands-free underwater dive mask with built-in camera. With this mask, scuba divers and people who go snorkeling can bring home great underwater photos and videos.
Vibrant TV Brings International Content to...
Internet television network Vibrant TV brings quality content aimed at travelers.
Adventure Travel -- Ecotourism and Nature Trips...
International Expeditions offers small-group eco-tours and nature travel trips to exotic locations including the Amazon, Egypt, Galapagos, India and Kenya during the annual animal migration.
Soft Adventure Travel - Walking Trips with...
National Geographic Adventure . The Boss' Pitch: Why Travel With Classic Journeys? Edward Piegza, president
Jackson Hole - Adventure Travel Paradise
Picture Jackson Hole, Wyoming, as the base camp, from which you can ski, hike, mountain bike or go horseback riding on the sides of mountains or broad valleys, go fly fishing in golf-medal streams and explore Yellowstone and Grand Teton National Parks.
Top 12 Resorts With Inbounds Backcountry Ski &...
Looking for places where you can find extreme backcountry-style skiing or snowboarding experiences but inbounds at resorts so there's avalanche control and ski patrollers around? Look no farther: Here's a list of some of the best places that expert skiers and riders love to explore.
Adventure Travel News: Attend Adventure...
Adventure travel news for the week ending January 30, 2015
Companies Specializing in Family Adventure Travel
Looking for a company that offers family adventures you and your kids will love? Here are several companies that offer family adventure travel chock-full of activities just for kids, plus adventures the entire family will enjoy as a group.
Base Layers for Men and Women Who Are Active...
Outdoor Base layers - underwear- that are high-tech, synthetic, or made of merino wool keep you really warm.
Voluntourism -- Find Volunteer Travel...
i-to-i is a company that sends more that 5,000 people a year to volunteer at local projects around the world and immerse themselves in local cultures. These travelers choose voluntourism – combining traditional travel with volunteer work – to help make a difference both in their lives and others.
The Amazing Race for Ordinary Adventure Travelers
Competitours is the ordinary adventure traveler’s version of the Amazing Race. While contestants on the Amazing Race Television show race around the world, you can enter a Competitours adventure race, designed to challenge you and immerse you in the culture of the countries you are visiting.
Molokai Ranch Has Tents on Platforms at the...
Tents in The Beach Village at Molokai Ranch. Page 8.
Where to Find Travel Gear, Supplies and...
When you are looking for useful, innovative or cool travel gear, supplies and accessories, these companies offer the best choices.
Adventure Racing World Championships Spotlight...
Quito, Ecuador will pay host to the Adventure Racing World Championship, and is a spectacular adventure travel destination at any time of the year.
Cliff Diving Is An Extreme Sport
Cliff diving - soaring off cliffs up to 80-feet high into lakes and oceans is an extreme sport, for sure. Here's where to learn more about cliff diving and see some great images of cliff divers soaring into lakes and oceans.
Guidebooks don't list all of these 5 Unique...
Hiking - Best 5 Yellowstone hikes from a person who hiked more than 300 miles while working at Yellowstone National Park.
Best River Rafting Destinations - Where to Find...
River rafting is a lot of fun. Whitewater river rafting offers thrills, chills, and even an occasional spill. You'll find great river rafting rides in water from Alaska and Colorado to Peru and Fiji.
Tour Paris Sites and Attractions on a Trikke
A trikkes tour of Paris takes you up close to many sites and attractions in a novel way.
Riding Fat Tire Bikes in Snow & Ice on...
Riding fat tire bikes on snow and ice-covered trails in the winter is an adventure you can find at several ski resorts and towns in the Mid-West.
Decide If VolunTourism -- Volunteer Travel --...
Voluntourism -- combining a vacation or trip anywhere in the world with a few days or weeks volunteering is one way a growing number of travelers are making a difference. How do you decide if volunteer travel, whether it's spending a day at an African preserve feeding lion cubs or two weeks helping build a town hall in a third-world country, is for you?

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