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Orne Island view
Author
K. Peyton McCollum
Awe -- "an overwhelming feeling of reverence, admiration, fear, etc., produced by that which is grand, sublime, extremely powerful, or the like." Yep, that sums up my ~3 weeks in and around …
Pacuare River rafting
Author
Laurie Engleking
Pacuare River rafting; Rainforest adventure; Bocas del Toro; Panama City

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Mary in the Arctic
Author
Jenny Johnston
Adventure Life Trip Planner, Mary, has unique plans for her upcoming birthday. Despite a cake, and a song, and well-wishes, this celebration will definitely be like none other she has ever …
See Blue-footed boobies on your Galapagos tour!
Author
Jenny Johnston
Ecuador really stood out from the crowd at the 2014 World Travel Awards! The South & Central America gala awards ceremony took place on August 9th to showcase the very best of these regions. Our …

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Polar bear balances on the ice in the Arctic
Author
Jenny Johnston
Thanks to Coca-Cola commercials and cartoons, we are led to believe that polar bears and penguins coexist in harmony on both of the world's icy poles.  As cute as it may seem, that image of …
Machu Picchu Clouds
Author
Jenny Johnston
Ancient ruins, ancient traditions, and ancient jungles are awaiting you in Peru.  Wander through charming markets, explore rainforests, observe unique wildlife, and walk the same trails as the …

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Rios Tropicales Lodge
Author
Jenny Johnston
One of our Costa Rica accommodations was recently recognized for their commitment to sustainablity.  Rios Tropicales Lodge received the "Level 4" Certification by the National …
The iconic feet of the Blue-Footed Booby
Author
Jenny Johnston
A brief history of human impact on the Galapagos Islands The Galapagos first appeared on maps around 1570 with various explorers making stops but never settling on the islands.  Whalers and …

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April Fool's Day at the Adventure Life office
Author
Jenny Johnston
We like to have fun at our office, so April Fool's Day provided yet another excuse to do just that.  Our General Manager, Jonathan, came into the office today only to find a stapler, …
Saint Patrick's Day at Adventure Life
Author
Jenny Johnston
Corned beef, cabbage, potatoes, Irish soda bread, and Irish car bomb cupcakes could only mean one thing.  St. Patrick's Day was upon us!  The Adventure Life office loves any reason to …