--- Menu --- Blog Traveler Blogs News Travel Tips Responsible Travel Our Office Adventure Life's Official Blog Author Michele Marcigliano Slideshow To the "end of the world" and back. My sister and I started the trip with a stay over in Buenos Aires before taking a flight to Ushuaia. Together we hiked and kayaked through Tierra del … Author Elizabeth Conway Enter our Pinterest Recipe Contest today!
There is no better way to learn about the local culture than by meeting local people in the markets and sampling the food. We love to taste our way … Author Jenny Johnston Slideshow My husband and I traveled to Belize for our first trip ever to Central America! It surpassed our every expectation! Author Elizabeth Conway Enjoy a little gaucho culture at the Feria de Mataderos during your Argentina trip
Continuing with a few insider tips for exploring the best of Buenos Aires, I invite you to visit some of the … Author ed quinlan Slideshow 3 Days touring around Quito followed by 7 days of a land-based Galapagos tour with Adventure Life. Naturalist Cezar Salazar was superb. We lived on land on three different islands in comfortable … Author John Collins Slideshow A father and son trip of a lifetime to the Galapagos. My son Ben (15) took all of these photos. Well, not the one of Ben on the lava rocks, I took that one. Author Cindy Samoray There really was a silver lining to that dark cloud of my injury. An unexpected personal touch for me that otherwise would not have happened. Instead of going out of town to Otavalo or some other day … Author Cindy Samoray Injuring myself and not being able to walk around was not in my plan for this vacation. Once back with our friends we were supposed to visit the Historic District in Quito, take a day trip to Otavalo … Author Cindy Samoray Our final morning, day 5 of this exciting expedition rose bright and beautiful, yet bitter sweet because it was the last day of our road trip. On the way back to Quito we'll stop in Tulipe to tour … Author Mary Fran Archer People asked me lots of questions about my proposed trip to the Galapagos? Why there? What tour company? When? But by far, the most common and often first question was: Are you going by yourself?? … Author Cindy Samoray Day 4 of our adventure yet again began early for me as the guys slept. We would meet for breakfast at 9 and say goodbye to the South American coast as we journey on to the cloud forest at Mindo. Of … Author Mary Fran Archer High altitude? No problem. I've been to Park City, Utah, I've climbed a mountain in New Zealand. So I was totally unprepared for altitude sickness.
Quito is nearly 9,000 feet up and for the first … Author Cindy Samoray Day 3 of our tour kept us on the coast. While my kids slept in...I longed for a good cup of coffee and was eager to take a morning stroll along the beach. The beach (la playa) was waiting but not the … Author Elizabeth Conway Visit some of Buenos Aires' best Milongas
The first is a series of insider tips to best help you explore Argentina's Buenos Aires -- I begin with some of its best Milongas. Milonga refers to a … Author Mary Fran Archer Today's entry is all about food. Even our small army of 6 (5 travelers and our guide) travels on its stomach. Sadly the key picture for this entry is fuzzy -- but I include it because it has the … Author Cindy Samoray The plan for day 2 of our road trip was to meet for breakfast early; getting a jump start on the day. The drive to our next destination would take about five hours. I was up early enough to watch the … Author Mary Fran Archer Today's adventure began on San Cristobal island in the Galapagos. We were fitted for wet suits and taken by cabin cruiser to the rock you see in the distance in photo 2. From the harbor it looks … Author Cindy Samoray Monday morning, day 1 of our road trip began early; the boys and I are fortified once again by the breakfast buffet. Everything we Norte Americanos might find at an elegant Sunday brunch plus a bevy … Author Mary Fran Archer A biology professor of mine once said that being a naturalist was nothing like what we expected. We were used to National Geographic and the like showing us closeups of many animals and there was no … Author Cindy Samoray After a very restful night we awoke to enjoy our first full day in South America. Arriving after nightfall left us completely...In The Dark...on what the city and landscape actually looked like. It …