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In Ireland, hiking for ancient relics hidden by fog

Few others have been devoted enough to traverse the grey, barren Maumturk mountains.<p>When most people think of Ireland, they imagine bucolic green fields dotted with fluffy sheep, or cobblestone streets lined with signs advertising Guinness. But I was looking for a lesser-known side to the Emerald …

Peru’s other lost city

Larger than Machu Picchu and far less known, Choquequirao still makes you feel as though you’re practically the first to arrive.<p>The trek to the lost Incan city of Choquequirao is one of the most difficult in Peru. From the town of Cachora, located 161km west of Cusco, it’s an 18km walk to Capuliyoc …

Taking Flight: Paragliding in Santander, Colombia

Experiencing the sensation of flight through paragliding has been one of our dreams for a long time now. As scuba divers, perhaps we are just …

Hiking The Volcan Baru in Panama

At 3,474 meters (11,398 feet) Volcan Barú is the highest mountain in Panama. This active volcano is one of the few places in the world that you have …

4 Awesome Alternatives to Expensive Bicycle Touring Gear

So you want to travel the world by bicycle? In a previous article, we’ve already talked about the essential gear you need for you first bike tour. …

11 Great Routes for Cycling in Mexico and Central America

Bicycle touring in Mexico and Central America is a fascinating way to explore the continent. There are many reasons to travel on a bicycle. You get …

Top 10 Best Backpacking Tents of 2018

Your tent can make or break a backpacking trip. But with all the options out there now, which ones are the best backpacking tents for your needs? Do …

Adventure. Redefined. | Adventure.com

Photographing Britain's wilderness 'hotels' (and the people who use them)<p>A country that doesn't exist: The twilight zone of Transnistria<p>India’s …

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2015 Tours of a Lifetime

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Cycling Through Central America Photo Essay

We spent over a year in total cycling Central America going from north to south through Belize, Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa …

Secrets Of The Ring Road: Iceland’s Epic Road Trip

Driving Iceland’s Ring RoadRing Road, IcelandThere’s nothing like a good road trip. Especially when driving past active volcanoes, blue icebergs, …

Best Tours in the Pacific Islands and Oceania 2015

From Traveler Magazine's 2015 Tours of a Lifetime<p><b>Australia: Oz, Round Two</b><p>Been to Sydney, Uluru, and the Great Barrier Reef? This alternate down-under itinerary highlights the vast Kimberley region and Ningaloo Reef in Western Australia, where you’ll fly over the Bungle Bungle Range and swim with …

The Ultimate Bucket List Adventure: A Submarine Expedition With The Explorers Club

With enough money and time, we can see virtually every corner of the world. We can join the wait list for galactic voyages out beyond the stratosphere.<p>So what’s the remaining uncharted frontier, the last place very few people can say they’ve explored? The aquatic depths far below; the inner space …

Key Largo

Top Wall Diving Destinations

Cayman Islands<p>By Scuba Diver Life<p>The Cayman Islands are a mecca for wall divers thanks to the Cayman Trench. Cayman's underwater cliffs occupy all …

Kayaking Expedition to Espiritu Santo Island, Mexico.

We spent one week exploring the beautiful Island of Espíritu Santo by kayak in the Sea of Cortez, about 20 km from La Paz, Baja California. We …

Top 7 Dive Encounters With Big Ocean Creatures

Ever since I was a little girl I have been enamored by the ocean and the creatures that live there. How my beloved Free Willy video cassette didn’t …

Hiking Jamaica’s Rasta Highlands

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Blogger Leigh McAdam wants outdoor adventurers to Discover Canada

If outdoor blogger Leigh McAdam could only recommend one hiking trip in Canada, she’d pick the East Coast Trail in Newfoundland.<p>That’s one of the …

Platypus collapsible bottle, 1.0L/34oz., BPA free

<b>Platypus 1.0L/34oz. Collapsible Water Bottle</b><p>When I first started seeing friends bring their Platypus bottles along on hikes, I thought they were just …

16 Of The Most Photogenic Hikes On The West Coast

Best coast?

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Free to See: 10 U.S. Adventure Activities

Interested in trying a new sport or activity? Check out this list of free ways to give it a go without shelling out big bucks. Sponsored by Toyota Venza<p><b>Sail Boston Harbor</b><p>Boston, Massachusetts<p>Sail scenic Boston Harbor with an experienced skipper during one of the Open House events held by the Boston …

Top 10 Adventure Trips

Malpelo Liveaboard: Diving With Hammerheads in Colombia

A big rock in the middle of the ocean, exposed to oceanic currents and adverse weather, was the destination for our next travel adventure. Diving …

Hiking the Cocora Valley in Colombia

In the rolling green foothills of the Colombian Andes there is a valley that is known for being one of the only places in the world to see wax palms …

Patagonia: The Wild Place at the End of the World

The southernmost region of South America is huge in every way: Patagonia is twice the size of California and home to some of the biggest landscapes and adventures on the planet. Head south for stunning landscapes, ridiculous fishing, rugged trekking, roadside asados, and a 100 percent chance of …