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Adventure and Outdoor Travel: Most Popular Articles

These articles are the most popular over the last month.
What a Government Shutdown Means for America's...
A government shutdown in the U.S. has a dramatic impact on national parks and the communities that border them.
5 More Classic Adventure Travel Destinations
5 more classic adventure travel destinations that should not be missed.
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.
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.
7 Outdoor Adventures for Fall
Seven suggestions for great outdoor adventures for the fall season ahead. Get outside and enjoy the changing season.
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.
Adventure Travel with Road Scholar - Find...
Active adventure travel trips for the 50plus crowd that younger travelers will want to (and can) book, too.
Prospects For North American Ski Season Look Good
After several disappointing winters in a row, meteorologists are predicting an outstanding 2015-2016 ski season thanks to powerful weather forces.
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.
Adventure Travel News: Travel Warnings, Rare...
News from the world of adventure travel. This week's stories include a travel warning for Venezuela, rare rhinos in Indonesia, and more.
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.
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.
9 Best Hot Springs For Instant Relaxation
Top Hot Springs in the United States. Where you can soak in bathing suits or nude.
9 Reasons Why Now Is the Right Time to Visit...
Nine great reasons why now is the perfect time to visit Egypt.
9 Lessons Learned From Climbing Kilimanjaro
10 lessons from climbing Mt. Kilimanjaro in Africa.
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.
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.
5 Pieces of Gear Every Adventure Traveler...
5 pieces of travel gear that every adventure traveler should own.
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.
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.
The Ethics of Adventure Travel: Should We Go or...
Sometimes adventure travel takes us to places that are not just off the beaten path, but also shunned by the travel community. Should we go anyway?
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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?
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
5 Great Day Hikes Near Salt Lake City
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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.
Adventure Travel 101: Booking Flights
Tips for booking flights, saving money, and getting to where you need to go.
Tips for Packing for Adventure Travel
Helpful tips and hints to make it easier to pack for adventure travel.
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.
Adventure Travel News: Chilean Earthquake,...
This week's adventure travel news includes an earthquake in Chile, the tragic slaying of travelers in Egypt, and a very expensive trip to New Zealand!
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.
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 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Multi-Sport Trips and Vacations Keep the...
Here are several companies offering multi-sport trips and vacations guaranteed to keep your adrenalin flowing.
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.
5 Traits of Good Adventure Travel Guides
Adventure travel guides can make or break your experience. Here are five traits that all good guides possess.
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.
Adventure Destination: South Dakota
A surprisingly great adventure destination, South Dakota has something to offer every kind of traveler.
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.
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.
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
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.
5 Great Places to Spot Wildlife That Aren't in...
You don't always have to go to Africa to spot exotic wildlife. In fact, it is plentiful across the globe. Here are five such destinations to consider.
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.
Adventure Travel 101: What to Pack
Deciding what to pack for your adventure can be challenging, but here are some tips to help you get on the road without bringing everything but the kitchen sink.
Adventure Travel News: Ebola Update, Lion...
Each week we bring you the latest news from the world of adventure travel. This weeks highlights include lion attacks in Africa, an update on the ebola virus, and more.
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.
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.
Gear Review: The adidas Wandertag Jacket
The adidas Wandertag jacket offers outstanding performance for adventure travelers at a price that can't be beat.
Adventure Travel News: Bison Attack in...
Each week we bring you the latest news, commentary, and special deals from the world of adventure travel. This week's highlights include a bison attack in Yellowstone, summits bids in the Karakoram, and more.
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.
Gear Review: Fishpond Westwater Rolling Carry On
The Westwater Rolling Carry On duffle is an excellent piece of luggage for adventure travelers who travel light and need water proof protection.
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.
10 Big Adventures For 2015
10 big adventures for travelers to embark on in 2015.
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.
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.
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.
Tips and Sources for Great Family Adventure...
Sources for adventure family vacations and family trips, plus companies with affordable family vacations and trips.
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.
Waterfall hikes - Setting yourself on the trail...
Waterfall hikes - Great waterfall hikes for people who like to walk in beautiful settings. Easy walks to difficult hikes to waterfalls reaching as high as 380-feet-tall.
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?
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Watch Polar Bears in Their Natural Habitat
See polar bears up close in their natural habitat on polar bear tours to Canada and Alaska.
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.
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.
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.
Adventure Travel 101: Getting Mentally Prepared...
Being mentally prepared for the challenges of an upcoming adventure trip can be just as important, if not more so, than being physically ready.
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.
Soft Adventure Travel - Walking Trips with...
National Geographic Adventure . The Boss' Pitch: Why Travel With Classic Journeys? Edward Piegza, president
Adventure Travel News: New Trips From Nat Geo,...
News from the world of adventure travel. This week's stories include affordable new trips from Nat Geo, a 7-part video series on Kilimanjaro, and more.
What is Cliff Diving
Cliff Diving: Diving into the water from a steep cliff. This is a risky sport that should only be done by divers trained to soar from extreme heights.
Kensington Tours Custom Vacations &...
Kensington Tours personalizes trips to 90 countries and expedition cruises. The Explorer in Residence trips are for true adventurers.
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 Best Action Cameras for Adventure Travelers
A rundown of the absolute best action cameras available for adventure travelers today.
Adventure Travel Survival and Safety Tips
Adventurous travelers who like to push the envelope will find these adventure travel survival and safety tips could make the difference if they find themselves in a sticky situation.
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.
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.
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.
Whitewater Rafting and Adventure Travel Trips...
ROW Adventures, which offers whitewater rafting and other adventurous trips, has had trips included in National Geographic Traveler Magazine’s “Tours of a Lifetime” for three years running, and Outside Magazine’s Top Ten New Trips for two consecutive years.
New Gear Coming for Adventure Travelers
Last week's Outdoor Retailer convention brought a host of new gear items that adventure travelers are sure to love.
Beach Vacation Destinations Adventure Travelers...
Beach vacation destination for adventure - Coasteering on Pembrokeshire Coast on Wales, cliff jumping, surfing on scary reef breaks and swimming in sea caves. On land, there's hiking and biking along the 186-mile long Pembrokeshire Coastal Path, rock climbing and riding horses in the sand.
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.
Adventure Travel 101: How To Get Started
Adventure Travel 101: How to get started with pursuing your adventures.
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.
Cusco, Peru, Celebrates the Winter Solstice
The winter solstice is a time of celebration in Cusco, Peru, a city that is also the starting point for a trip to Machu Picchu. Here is where to see photos of this colorful winter solstice celebration that takes place in June.
Hiking in Slot Canyons So Narrow You Have to...
Hiking and rappelling in southern Utah's slot canyons, you see nature at its most beautiful and dramatic up-close.
Adventure Destination: Machu Picchu
Machu Picchu is amongst the best adventure travel destinations in the entire world.
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.
6 Great Apps for Adventure Travelers
6 smartphone apps that are perfect for the adventure traveler.
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.
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.
Review - Lightweight Packable Pakems Shoes for...
Pakems lightweight, comfortable packable shoes. Slip them on after skiing, hiking and other active sports. Easy to put in backpacks and carry-ons.
Staying Fit for Adventure Travel
Staying fit for adventure travel can be the difference between an enjoyable journey, and a miserable one.
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.
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.
5 Best Hikes in Yellowstone National Park
Hiking - Best 5 Yellowstone hikes from a person who hiked more than 300 miles while working at Yellowstone National Park.
Edventures - Educational Vacations With Fun...
Edventures and learning vacations - Wonderful ways to escape. Sipping wine in Tuscany, photographing animals in Africa under the guidance of a professional photographer, or participating in an archaeological dig in the Southwest. All of these are EdVenture -- Educational Vacations -- that combine learning with a lot of fun.
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.
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.
Finding Adventure in Your Own Backyard
Tips for finding local adventures to keep you occupied between big trips.
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?
Pictures of Winter in Yellowstone -- The Park...
Winter in Yellowstone is more than Old Faithful – It is Snowmobiling, Cross Country Skiing and Animal Watching Too.
Nomadic Expeditions to Mongolia, Tibet, Bhutan...
Explore Mongolia by foot, horseback, camel or four-wheel vehicle on a Nomadic Expeditions adventure or cultural journey.
8 Photography Tours & Lots of Workshops Around...
Photography tours and photo workshops where travelers can enhance photo skills and see the world.
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.
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.
Adventure Travel News: Yellowstone Bear Attack,...
The latest news from the world of adventure travel. This weeks highlights include a bear attack in Yellowstone, the top 10 beaches in the world, and more!
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.
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.
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.
Meru and Everest: Mountaineering Goes Hollywood
Two big mountaineering films are giving mainstream audiences a taste of what climbing in the Himalaya is truly all about.
VolunTourism -- Travel Via the International...
Looking for a volunteer vacation? International Volunteer Programs Association is a consortium of international volunteer programs that have one- or two-week to six-month programs.
A Tribute to the Iconic Land Rover Defender
On the occasion of the two millionth Land Rover Defender being built we salute one of the top adventure vehicles of all time.
7 Places to Go Glamping - Upscale and Luxury...
Glamping - camping with a touch of glamour - has taken off in the U.S., Europe and South America.
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.
5 Pieces of Tech Gear Every Adventure Traveler...
5 pieces of tech gear that every adventure traveler should own, and carry with them.
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.
Molokai Ranch Has Tents on Platforms at the...
Tents in The Beach Village at Molokai Ranch. Page 8.
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.
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.
Adventure Travel News: Wildlife Photos, Cuba...
Adventure travel news for the week ending January 16, 2015.
New Online Marketplace Invites Travelers to...
New website Advlo.com is a marketplace for adventure travel experiences.
Top 7 Health Tips for Before and During a Trip
Here are sources to find travel safety and health tips, such as which vaccinations you may need for your trip, plus tips for staying healthy while on vacation.

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