--- Menu --- Blog Traveler Blogs News Travel Tips Responsible Travel Our Office Author Kristine Kyllander This was a super fun day and we're all glad that it was a part of our trip. Our rafting guide - Alexander - met up with us the night before to do a little prep and go over what we needed to bring … Author Kristine Kyllander On this morning we headed to the airport for the short (just over an hour) internal flight to Cusco. There were some amazing views of the Andes from the plane window and upon arrival in Cusco we were … Author Kristine Kyllander We had no pre-set plans or arrangements for our time in Lima so we had decided to stay within walking distance of our hotel and just explore. The weather was typical for Lima with mild temperatures … Author Kristine Kyllander This trip was a lot of firsts for me. First time in South America, first time traveling with my boyfriend (Tim), first time traveling with my brother (Bryan) and his wife (Bridget), and first time … Author Jonathan Brunger Native Tree Planting Project in Cachiccata
Healthy Breakfast at Cachiccata School
Our travelers frequently voice their wishes to contribute to the communities that they will visit, whether it … Author Lynessa Nelson Adventure Life Climber Beth shows us how its done!
Recently, the Adventure Life crew took an evening to check out the new climbing gym in town. When we're not off on adventures in Antarctica or … Author Sullivan Peraino John admires the impressive surf along Uruguay's coast
We traveled from Uruguay’s capital, Montevideo, east toward the Atlantic Ocean. As we left the city and passed through suburbs and then … Author Elizabeth Conway Celebrate Earth Day -- Help us plant trees in Ecuador!
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One entry = one tree. The … Author Liz Fleming Exploring the land of the midnight sun on a remote Arctic adventure tour.
If you find it hard to sleep in the land of the midnight sun, it won't be the light keeping you awake. It'll be the … Author Sullivan Peraino Exploring the San Telmo Sunday Market in Buenos Aires
I'll be completely honest -- I love clothes. I adore coordinating outfits, accessories, shoes, make-up -- if it's pretty, I'm in. It's taken … Author George Sloan Which Patagonia did we encounter, the hard mistress, or the enchantress? Well, some of both. Since most of our time was spent exploring the area's national parks, we saw the best of what … Author Sullivan Peraino A couple dancing the tango in the streets of La Boca
We were greeted this morning by our bright and energetic guide, Jose. His enthusiasm and humor were literally infectious, and we soon found … Author George Sloan For our last day in Ushuaia and the final scheduled activity of our trip, we took a half-day boat ride on the Beagle Channel. Having read Darwin's ''The Voyage of the Beagle'' in … Author George Sloan Today we toured Tierra del Fuego National Park with a canoe trip down the Rio Lapataia to Bahia Lapataia, and a 5-mile coastal hike -- the longest trail in the park -- ending at Ensenada Zaratiegui. … Author Sullivan Peraino Relaxing on the porch at Casa Zolo with a glass of Torrontes from the nearby Bodega Melipal
Mendoza is the only province in Argentina that still observes a siesta. Actually -- scratch that -- that … Author George Sloan Of course, the next morning was bright and clear as we waited for the bus to return to El Calafate for a flight to Ushuaia, our next stop. At least we had a chance to see the mountains in all their … Author George Sloan Our second chance for hiking to Laguna Los Tres was thwarted again by the weather. We didn't want to hike 15 miles to see more clouds and mist. So we hiked to Loma del Pliegue Tumbado, a small … Author Sullivan Peraino Suzy takes the reins as our horses Malbec and Cabernet Sauvignon lead the way
Another typical morning in Mendoza - out and off to a winery by 9AM! We drove 20 minutes to Lujan de Cuyo, where the … Author Katherine De Bruyn Our last day in Rome. Perhaps it was sour grapes after the day before, but I didn't especially enjoy the visit to the Vatican, although one can hardly fail to be impressed. It is hard to feel … Author George Sloan Our itinerary for today said we were supposed to hike to Laguna Los Tres, a glacial lake at the base of Cerro Fitz Roy, the highest peak in the area at 11,168 feet. But the weather report called for … Author Yvonne Smith Leaving Puno today and flying out of Juliaca through Lima, Miami and back home to Toronto. We've had an amazing, eye-opening, thrilling 6 weeks of travel. Our bond as a family has strengthened and … Author Katherine De Bruyn Our tour leaders had arranged coveted tickets in the seated area in Saint Peter's Square. And I missed it! 24-hour flu; not a chance of stirring from the hotel. My comrades took amazing photos: … Author George Sloan Today we visited another glacier, Perito Moreno, one of the world's few remaining advancing glaciers. The glacier is in Argentina's Los Glaciares National Park and is part of the Southern … Author Yvonne Smith We are up very early, pack up our room, enjoy some pancakes with jam and leave our host family. Despite the fact that we really were not able to have any conversation (our guide was better in the …