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Adventure and Outdoor Travel: Most Popular Articles

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The 10 Most Dangerous Travel Destinations for...
Five places that are so dangerous, even the most adventurous traveler should avoid them.
Adventure Medical Kits: First Aid for Wold...
Staying healthy on the road isn't always easy, but if you're carrying a first aid kit from Adventure Medical Kits you'll at least be well prepared.
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.
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
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.
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.
Gear Review: goTenna Keeps You in Contact Just...
The goTenna creates a personal cell network that allows you to stay in contact with travel companions, even in places without service at all.
What is the Zika Virus and Should You Be...
A new virus has recently grabbed headlines and spurred travel warnings, but what exactly is the Zika virus, and how will it impact your travel plans for 2016?
Adventure Travel with Road Scholar - Find...
Active adventure travel trips for the 50plus crowd that younger travelers will want to (and can) book, too.
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.
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.
Join Tusker Trail in Climbing Kilimanjaro to...
The best company guiding travelers on Kilimanjaro is undertaking a charity trek to support the families of fallen U.S. Special Forces soldiers.
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.
100 Reasons the National Parks Remain America's...
In 2016, the U.S. National Park Service celebrates a century of service. In honor of that milestone, here are 100 reasons America's national parks still rock!
9 Best Hot Springs For Instant Relaxation
Top Hot Springs in the United States. Where you can soak in bathing suits or nude.
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.
U.S. National Parks Set Attendance Record in 2015
2015 was a banner year for America's national parks, with more visitors than ever passing through their gates.
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.
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.
5 Pieces of Gear Every Adventure Traveler...
5 pieces of travel gear that every adventure traveler should own.
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.
9 Lessons Learned From Climbing Kilimanjaro
10 lessons from climbing Mt. Kilimanjaro in Africa.
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.
Gear Review: Osprey Shuttle 100 Luggage
Osprey's latest line of luggage is tough, spacious, and built with the adventure traveler in mind.
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.
10 Big Adventures for 2016
2016 is here at last, and it is time to start making your travel plans of the year ahead. Here are 10 big adventures to help get you started!
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.
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.
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.
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.
How to Avoid Getting the Zika Virus While...
Worried about contracting the Zika Virus on your next trip? Here are some helpful tips that could help you avoid it altogether.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The 10 Best Hiking Trails in America's National...
National parks are some of the best places to go hiking. Here are five parks that are at the top of that list.
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?
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.
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.
Multi-Sport Trips and Vacations Keep the...
Here are several companies offering multi-sport trips and vacations guaranteed to keep your adrenalin flowing.
Gear Review: The adidas Wandertag Jacket
The adidas Wandertag jacket offers outstanding performance for adventure travelers at a price that can't be beat.
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.
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.
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.
9 Jet Boat Thrill Rides Speed You Through Rapids
Jet boat thrill rides deliver white-knuckle high speed rides through rapids. Riders thrill while doing 360s on jet-propelled boats at Niagara Falls, in other U.S. cities, New Zealand, Australia and Iceland.
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 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
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.
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.
Explore Underground at Xplor Adventures in...
Do you know what lies beneath your feet? At Xplore in Mexico's Riviera Maya, there's an entire world of underground adventures including swimming and rafting in underground rivers. Above the earth's crust, there's a network of zipines that looks like freeways in the sky, and a three-mile track where you can drive an amphibious buggy through the jungle, into caves and on suspension bridges over water.
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.
5 Great Trail Running Adventures From Around...
Five fantastic trail running adventures for fit and active travelers.
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.
A Directory of Volunteer Vacations and Projects
The GoVoluntouring Web site acts as matchmaker between travelers who want a volunteer experience and projects that need volunteers.
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.
Africa Isn't Ebola Free Just Yet, But You...
Just as the WHO declares West Africa Ebola Free, another case crops up. But that shouldn't stop you from visiting this amazing continent.
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.
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.
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.
5 Adventurous Destinations That Need Visitors Now
5 amazing destinations that rely on tourism, but a lacking visitors at the moment.
Tips and Sources for Great Family Adventure...
Sources for adventure family vacations and family trips, plus companies with affordable family vacations and trips.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Gear Review: Timbuk2 Aviator Convertible Travel...
Like to travel light? This just might be the perfect carry-on travel pack for you.
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.
The State of Commercial Space Travel in 2016
After years of delays and false starts, will this be the year that commercial space travel finally becomes a reality?
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.
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.
8 Photography Tours & Lots of Workshops Around...
Photography tours and photo workshops where travelers can enhance photo skills and see the world.
PacSafe's Theft-Proof Travel Camera Straps...
PacSafe's theft-proof travel camera straps keep cameras and binoculars safe from 'slash-and-grab' thieves. The company has a neck strap for cameras and shoulder straps for laptops and other bags.
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.
January is Learn to Ski and Snowboard Month
Have you always wanted to learn to ski or snowboard? There's no better time than right now, as many resorts are offering great beginner packages throughout the month of January.
Adventure Travel 101: Guided vs. Independent...
Should you travel independently or hire a guide? That's the question that many adventure travelers face when they begin planning their next escape.
5 Emerging Adventure Travel Destinations
5 emerging travel destinations that are on the rise with adventurous 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?
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.
Watch Polar Bears in Their Natural Habitat
See polar bears up close in their natural habitat on polar bear tours to Canada and Alaska.
The Best Action Cameras for Adventure Travelers
A rundown of the absolute best action cameras available for adventure travelers today.
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.
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.
Unusual Accommodations for Adventurous Travelers
Are you seeking adventure travel that involves unusual accommodations where you can spend the night? Here are three unusual lodging choices stretching from mountainsides to treetops to an ocean bottom.
Pacsafe Anti-theft Purses and Theft Proof...
If you want to keep anything from your passport and camera to huge backpacks safe, Pacsafe has the anti-theft travel gear for you.
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.
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.
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.
Wild Whitewater rafting in the Grand Canyon...
Go white water rafting through the Grand Canyon or Cataract Canyon, or float on the Green River and the Salmon River with Western River Expeditions
Adventure Travel Companies Offering Luxury...
If you enjoy adventure travel, but want like some pampering, ranging from private guides and posh accommodations, these companies have luxury vacations that may appeal to you.
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.
Ripcord Adventure Travel Insurance is Changing...
Ripcord travel protection is changing the way we travel with first of its kind coverage not only of medical expenses, but evacuation coverage too.
Fat Tire Snow Bikes - A Mountain Bike for...
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.
Adventure Destination: Mt. Kilimanjaro
Mt. Kilimanjaro in Africa is amongst the top adventure travel destinations in the entire world, luring thousands of trekkers on an annual basis.
The Proper Gear for Trekking in the Himalaya
Whether you're hiking to Everest Base Camp or trekking the Annapurna Circuit, be sure you're properly equipped. Here's everything you'll need.
Top 10 hiking trails from a guide who has worn...
Top 10 Hikes around the world by a hiker who has worn out 12 pairs of hiking boots. She is head guide for an award-winning active travel company. Page 1 of 11.
Adventure Travel 101: Booking Flights
Tips for booking flights, saving money, and getting to where you need to go.
Adventure Travel News: World's Last Male White...
Adventure travel news for the week ending April 17, 2015. Stories include the last white male rhino in Africa, how Ecuador tricked its citizens into thinking it was Costa Rica, and much more.
Why Not All Big Gaming Hunting is Necessarily Bad
Despite recent events, big game hunting can actually be a force for good in Africa and elsewhere.
5 Great Destinations for Winter Camping in the...
5 fantastic winter camping destinations that will provide plenty of solitude and serenity in the backcountry.
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.
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.
Expedition Alaska is a Grand Adventure Through...
At 350+ miles in length, Expedition Alaska just might be the toughest, most challenging adventure race on the planet.
5 Great Day Hikes Near Salt Lake City
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On Foot Holidays does the planning - just bring...
On Foot Holidays has 21 self-guided walking trips in Europe, created by locals in each region. You set the date you want to go.
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.
5 More Classic Adventure Travel Destinations
5 more classic adventure travel destinations that should not be missed.
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.
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.
Adventure Destination: Machu Picchu
Machu Picchu is amongst the best adventure travel destinations in the entire world.
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.
Soft Adventure Travel - Walking Trips with...
National Geographic Adventure . The Boss' Pitch: Why Travel With Classic Journeys? Edward Piegza, president
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.
Tips for Packing for Adventure Travel
Helpful tips and hints to make it easier to pack for adventure travel.
Four Seasons Resort Vail Hotel Review
Loyal fans of the Four Seasons chain will feel right at home at the Four Seasons Resort Vail, which has a casual resort-style ambiance with a Western flair. Hotel review.
Top 10 Whitewater Rafting Trips In the World
Grand Canyon is top pick on Top 10 whitewater rafting trips.
Walk on Cartagena's Historic Walls in Colombia
Cartagena, Colombia, has historic walls you can walk on and dine while watching the sunset.
Would You Rather Purchase an Adventure Travel...
Would you rather purchase a travel package or plan an adventure travel trip yourself? Here are the pros - and cons - of each approach.
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.
Best Hiking & Mountain Biking in Scottsdale &...
Best hiking and mountain biking trail sources for Phoenix and Scottsdale, Arizona
Scuba Diving in Colombia in the Caribbean or...
Scuba Diving in Colombia, you choose from coral reefs in a UNESCO Biosphere in the Caribbean, or humpback whales and more in the Pacific.
What is Adventure Travel
Adventure travel encourages you to stretch your mind or your body--and often both--while having a wonderful time. when experiencing adventure travel it doesn't matter whether you are hiking up a mountain, swimming with dolphins or floating over an African veld in a hot air balloon. What counts is the new ways you see the world, make friends in foreign places and how you are pursuing your own definition of adventure travel.
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.
7 Adventurous Things To Do in Antigua and Barbuda
The Caribbean isn't always known for being a great adventure travel destination, but it is also proof that if you look hard enough, adventure can be found anywhere.
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.
Find Private International Tour Guides
Private tour guides take you where the locals go, can help you avoid long lines at tourist attractions, and give you the best routes for adventurous hikes and bike trips.
5 Fantastic Family Vacations
Taking the kids on a family trip ensures vacation memories you can talk about around a dinner table.
Cam Ranh Bay, site of battles during the...
Today Cam Ranh Bay, the site of battles during the Vietnam War, is a popular beach with locals and tourists. Page 3.
Bike Trails - Austin-Lehman Adventure's Top 10...
Best 10 Bike Rides in the World. A list from Austin-Lehman Adventures European cycling director who has logged more than 10,000 miles on a bike.
The Ho Chi Minh Museum in Hanoi Tells A...
Winners write history. The Ho Chi Minh Museum is a stylish museum that traces this leader's deeds in Vietnam before and during the Vietnam War. A home he lived in is also on exhibit. Page 4.
Japan - Themed Walking Tours in Japan Blend...
Japan -Walking tours in Japan let travelers blend culture, scenery and history at a slower pace.
Exotic Adventure Travel With Myths and...
Visiting Bhutan, Cambodia, other Asian countries, Easter Island and South America, you'll take home more memories than souvenirs with this adventure travel company. Expect homestays, the chance to participate in special festivals and a chance to trek with nomadic people of rural Bhutan, camp with shamans and more.
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.
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.
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.
Zip Line Adventures in Tsitsikamma, South Africa
Zipping along 10 zip lines in one trip was a wild intro to the world of zip line adventures. But that’s what you get when you take the Zip Line Adventure at Tsitsikamma Coastal National Park in South Africa. (Adrenalin junkies note: When you’ve done this, head over to Bloukrans Bridge and do the bungie jump.)
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.
DiCAPac Inexpensive Waterproof Camera Case...
If you're looking for an inexpensive waterproof camera case to protect your digital camera, we found the DiCAPac Alpha case worked well while snorkeling and river rafting. Read the review.
Adventure Briefs: Endangered Lions, 4th Graders...
News from the world of adventure travel. This week's highlights include lions being placed on the endangered species list, new standards for guide training, and more.
5 Destinations to Rediscover in 2015
5 great travel destinations that should be rediscovered in 2015.
Travel Tech: Phiaton BT 330 NC Noise Cancelling...
Every traveler needs a good pair of headphones to help keep them entertained while the go. How do the newest headphones from Phiaton stack up? Read on to find out.
2015 Adventure Travel Holiday Shopping Guide
Have an adventure traveler on your holiday shopping list? Give them what they want this year with help from our holiday shopping guide.
Find Adventures with Mountain Travel Sobek
Mountain Travel Sobek is a leader in adventure travel. This company introduces active travelers to the world’s best adventure destinations, from Alaska to Antarctica, from Zanzibar to Zambia, believing any fit, active, flexible person can embark on a walking expedition with a small group to the highest mountains in the world, when led by experienced outdoor guides who know the region intimately.
Adventure Briefs: Commercial Flights to Cuba,...
News from the world of adventure travel. This week's highlights include the resumption of commercial flights to Cuba, Ecuador's Cotopaxi National Park reopening, and more.
7 Ways to Celebrate National Park Week
7 ways to celebrate National Parks Week for 2015.
Adventure Travel News: Dream Destinations,...
News from the world of adventure travel. This week's highlights include a travel warning in Ecuador, flights to Cuba, and dream destinations.
Gear Review: Osprey FlapJack Travel Backpack
Osprey's new FlapJack travel backpack features a redesigned look, durable fabrics, and a plenty of storage for safely carrying all of your important gear.
Camelbak Better Bottle Is BPA-Free and...
The Camelbak Better Bottle is BPA-free and has the Camelbak patented Big Bite Valve, When the bite valve is up, you just bite slightly and sip it as if you were drinking from a straw. No need to tip it to drink and it’s spill-proof. You can unscrew the top and it’s wide enough to add ice.

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