Traveler Stories →

Our 1920s street car in Skagway
Author
Lynessa Nelson
A fun-filled historical cruise that took us through Southeast Alaska from Juneau down to Seattle. We saw living history with our crew from the Gold Rush era. There was not a dull moment with …
Mindy standing in front of a photo of Machu Picchu
Author
Mindy Teini
In 2011 my husband and I had two weeks to explore all through Peru! We participated in a multi-sport trip with hiking, biking, rafting, and horseback riding. We ended with a spectacular cruise on …

News →

Le Soleal sails blue waters
Author
Jenny Johnston
Small ship adventure cruising is not a new way to travel.  However, it has often been characterized by rugged, expedition-style vessels.  Upscale ships, such as Le Soleal, reflect a shift …
Tungurahua beginning to erupt in 2014
Author
Jenny Johnston
You may have seen our Tungurahua blog posting back in February.  If not, you can check it out here to read the story or to refresh your memory. Well, the volcano is causing excitement yet …

Travel Tips →

Trip Planner, Sullivan, at the market in Pisaq, Peru
Author
Jenny Johnston
Thinking of traveling to Peru but concerned about safety?  We have some recommendations for safe travels as well as some information that may settle those concerns. Tourism in Peru has boomed …
The hike up to Lago de Los Tres, Los Glaciares National Park, Argentina
Author
Jenny Johnston
Have you ever thought of what would be in your suitcase if you were leaving for an Antarctica expedition?  Even to the most seasoned traveler, packing for such a journey seems daunting.  …

Responsible Travel →

IGTOA Training 2013
Author
Jenny Johnston
IGTOA (International Galapagos Tour Operators Association) held the first "Five Star Guiding in Five Days" course at Charles Darwin Research Station from November 18 to November 23.  …
Yacutinga Fireplace
Author
Jenny Johnston
Yacutinga Lodge recently received the distinction of becoming the FIRST ecolodge in Argentina to be verified by Rainforest Alliance.  This reflects the lodge's commitment to operate …

Our Office →

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 …