Category: Travel Destinations

What is Adventure Travel?

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Jun 10, 2013
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What is Adventure Travel?

Adventure travel is quite different from your regular vacation or weekend city getaway. It frequently involves traveling to remote and exotic spots, away from busy cities flooded with tourists.

People who love adventure travel enjoy unique places and experiences. They climb tall mountains, trek through rainforests in South America, dive with giant pelagic all over the world, swim with dolphins in the Caribbean, walk side by sid...

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A Different Aruba

Nov 25, 2013
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A Different Aruba

When someone says “Aruba”, typically, the first image in your mind is white sandy shorelines met by crystal clear azure waters.  But this beautiful island has so much more to offer than just surreal, tranquil beaches.  In this three part series of articles, we will travel and explore different places in Aruba to bring about a new light of adventure. Let’s explore. Savaneta This tranquil village is located between Oranjestad and San Nicolas, on the south shore and known to be the si...

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A Different Aruba – Adventure

Dec 2, 2013
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A Different Aruba – Adventure

Welcome to part two of our three part series exploring Aruba and shedding a new light on the adventure this island has to offer. Natural Pool Nestled in a unique formation of rock, volcanic stone circles, you’ll find a tranquil pool. Located in Parke Arikok, the Natural Pool or conchi is a secret hidden pool on the windward coast surrounded by rocks. Once known as Cura di Tortuga, it was a safe haven for sea turtles. Here you can swim, snorkel, feed the fish, dive from rocks or just rela...

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A Different Aruba – Landmarks

Dec 9, 2013
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A Different Aruba – Landmarks

Welcome to the conclusion of our three part series, A Different Aruba, where we have been exploring the island and shedding a new light on the adventures it has to offer. California Lighthouse The California Lighthouse is believed to have been constructed in 1914.  Standing more than ninety feet high, it looks to be an imposing and dramatic giant in the barren lunar landscape surrounding it. This lighthouse was deemed necessary after the shipwreck of the English steamship, California, in ...

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Adventure Travel – Hiking the Swiss Alps Secret Valais Region

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Jun 19, 2013
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Adventure Travel – Hiking the Swiss Alps Secret Valais Region

The Swiss Alps are one of the most popular hiking and skiing destinations in Europe and one adventure travel enthusiasts flock to every year. People from all over the world come to enjoy the breathtaking views and majestic beauty of the Alps, to ski, snowboard and hike. The bonus comes from the many popular towns and spots you can visit, but if you love hiking and are more adventurous than others are, you might be interested in hiking and touring the hidden treasu...

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Family Adventure Travel Ideas – Swim with Dolphins in the Caribbean and Hawaii

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Jun 6, 2013
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Family Adventure Travel Ideas – Swim with Dolphins in the Caribbean and Hawaii

Many consider dolphins very beautiful and smart animals and when you get to swim next to one you will understand why. Swimming with dolphins is a pretty popular activity worldwide, especially among the more adventurous tourists and families on vacation. It can be a great fun for the whole family, as it’s quite safe.  You and your kids can hug dolphins, kiss them, and let them swim around you in concentric circles and much more.

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Frozen in Time – Yellowstone in Winter

Nov 11, 2013
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Frozen in Time – Yellowstone in Winter

Visiting Yellowstone in the winter is much like seeing an area frozen in time. You are afforded the opportunity to experience Yellowstone much like the Native  Americans, long before the areas earliest eastern explorers did in the beginning of the 19th century. All prior to the region being established as the country's, and the world's first national park in 1872. A typical day in the summer is full of traffic jams, waiting for an entire herd of bison to go by. Contrast that with winter. See...

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Frozen in Time – Yellowstone in Winter, continued

Nov 18, 2013
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Frozen in Time – Yellowstone in Winter, continued

Welcome back to the second and final installment of our trip in a more tranquil time, a time of deceptive stillness and hidden adventure. This is Yellowstone in Winter. Zoologists agree that animals have a certain urgency to them during the winter months. Doug Smith, who founded the Yellowstone Wolf Project 18 years ago, was quoted saying, "They're trying to survive, and there's a stark reality about that, that makes seeing them in winter that much more striking.” If you’re an animal w...

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Top 10 Adventure Travel Attractions Worldwide

May 25, 2013
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Top 10 Adventure Travel Attractions Worldwide

If adventure travel is your passion, then you know there are always a lot of destinations and experiences to choose from in the world. Off the beaten path hikes, kayaking in Belize, horseback riding in Patagonia's National Park, Torres del Paine, or visiting a tiny village located at the edge of the biggest glacier in Europe are just some of the many things you can experience.

The number of adventure tourists, who are looking f...

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Top 10 USA Adventure Travel Vacation Ideas

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Aug 24, 2013
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Top 10 USA Adventure Travel Vacation Ideas

Few nations on Earth can compete with the USA adventure travel locations and activities that are available to people that travel America each year. The wide variety of unique experiences, however, can make deciding where to spend your vacation a tedious process. In the spirit of avoiding that tedium, since it is a vacation after all, a top ten list of the best American adventure travel vacation ideas has been compiled for your convenience.

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