Adventure Lifers got together one evening to try out the newest climbing gym in town. When we\'re not off on adventures in Antarctica or cruising the Galapagos, we enjoy exploring in our own …

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Where to next?Samuel checks out the Kids climbing ladderLynessa follows behind the 5 year old up the ladder . . . and makes it to the top!Carter struts his stuff with his dad watching overGo Carter Go!

I started 2010 with a trip to Peru, Chile and Argentina with my two good friends Kelsey Quam and Cassie Meyer. We explored the Sacred Valley and southern deserts of Peru, the beaches of Chile, …

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Arrival in Lima  - the view from our room. Huaca Pucllana in Lima, you can walk here from downtown. A footprint left by a Lima worker -- from 200 AD!The Lima people built this temple to worship the Sea GoddessThe view from our apartment in CuscoCusco, Peru

Here are some facts from my trip: 13 Countries in 30 days. By Air 11032 miles. By sea miles 1026 miles. By Train 385 miles. Car 3907 miles. Total Miles Traveled 16284. Total pictures taken 1430. It …

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Beautiful balcony in Rome, Italy
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Marissa Jensen
Today we are excited to get off the boat and head to town. A couple we met last night told us we could rent bicycles. So we grabbed the bikes and road into town. My first order of business was to …
Cool Car in Rome, Italy on our way to the Colosseum
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Marissa Jensen
After the early morning, long travel days and stressful hours of work prior to the trip, we take this morning to sleep in. It feels so good to be on vacation and to have a leisurely morning. Being …
Typical Stree in Rome, Italy
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Marissa Jensen
Today we wake up farely early to make sure we are at the Colesseum before the crowds. First we head to the train station to figure out what time we need to be back to get the train to Pt. …
Our room in Rome
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Marissa Jensen
We touched down this morning and I am so happy to be on the ground and off the plane. After going through customs, and being super concerned and disappointed customs officials did not give us an …
View from our room.
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Marissa Jensen
I can't believe this is finally happening. When I was approached with the opportunity to take a cruise in the Mediterranean, I didn't think it would ever be a reality. Through much contemplation, …
Weighing the Caiman
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thomas wilusz
Today it was time to say goodbye to Guyana and make my way back home. I was tired after the long flight to JFK then only to find out my connection to Boston was cancelled and I would not be able to …
The Catch
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thomas wilusz
After a brief ride in the range rover to the Karanambu airstrip, it was time to bid farewell to the interior and return to civilization. During the flight, my nose was pressed to the window as my …
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Julie Reed
My life is filled with the typical. I am a post 50 mom who had her kids later in life. I am usually surrounded by laundry, cats, homework and guiding the growth of my 2 teenage sons. For 17 years, …
Cara Lodge
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thomas wilusz
With only a few hours before we returned to the river to travel to the Caiman House, we embarked on what would be my last shot at seeing a giant anteater. After about an hour, success!!!!!! The …
Photographer in disguise
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Elizabeth Conway
Preparing to return to Antarctica for a fourth visit, Adventure Life traveler, Laurie Allread, explains a little about why Antarctica continues to beckon her return again ... and again. Laurie will …