Elizabeth Conway


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Elizabeth Conway
When my husband and I were in Peru a few season ago... And had even heard a few stories from a co-worker of mine who had a brush with a security dog at the airport who sniffed out a bit of coca …
4º DAY. ALCANTANI PASS
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Elizabeth Conway
The rewards of high elevation adventure - the Andes don't disappoint! Soroche, acute mountain sickness (AMS), altitude sickness -- whatever you call it, it does not discriminate. The simple fact …
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Elizabeth Conway
Adventure Life's moms keep up their travels -- Mary takes the Twins to Africa   Marissa takes Carter to Costa Rica and Panama   Beth takes Faye on a Peru adventure As part …
Huayna Picchu rises high behind the Machu Picchu ruins during your Peru tour
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Elizabeth Conway
Machu Picchu reopens April 1, after January downpours washed away access. Machu Picchu reopens as scheduled, April 1, 2010. Celebrations were held in Machu Picchu Town (Aguas Calientes) and in …
Best Places to Work 2010
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Elizabeth Conway
Adventure Life recognized by Outside as a Best Place to Work For the second year in a row, Outside Magazine names Adventure Life one of the 50 Best Places to Work in the nation. We are truly …
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Elizabeth Conway
March 27, 2010 will bring with it the fourth annual Earth Hour -- the world's largest switch-off. Organized by the World Wildlife Fund, Earth Hour is designed as a non-partisan movement, where the …
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Elizabeth Conway
Vote for Adventure Life Journeys today! For over a decade, Adventure Life has provided authentic adventures throughout Latin America. And now, we are so pleased to be nominated for Travel + …
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Elizabeth Conway
A great introduction to a sea-kayaking trip through Costa Rica canals. Mangrove swamps are one of the richest natural environments in the world - in this clip alone you'll spot capuchin monkeys, …
Beth and Flat Stanley at Paradise Bay in Antarctica
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Elizabeth Conway
Flat Stanley and Beth at Paradise Bay in Antarctica Flat Stanley: The ingenious little international phenomenon that encourages school children to expand their geography know-how and explore the …
Machu Picchu
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Elizabeth Conway
The Inca ruins of Machu Picchu, hidden in the Peruvian Andes UPDATE: As of Feb. 22, 2010, there are changes to the original schedule regarding re-opening access to Machu Picchu. Click here for …
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Elizabeth Conway
Kassi does a little digging at her avalanche class   Kassi, all smiles in the snow One of our trip planners, Kassi, is taking avalanche training courses in nearby Bozeman, Montana. …
Gourmet food
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Elizabeth Conway
Peru's ultimate comfort food: Causa Rellena. Roughly 3500 different varieties of potatoes grow in the Peruvian Andes. There is no limit to the number of dishes that these carb-rich spuds can …
Galapagos tortoise on a wildlife tour in the Galapagos Islands
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Elizabeth Conway
Ten sub-species of giant tortoises exist in the wild. The 11th species has one remaining survivor, Lonesome George, who resides at the Charles Darwin Research Station. Just how impressive? How …
Stanley Marathon in the Falklands
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Elizabeth Conway
Marathon runners take to the streets in Stanley, the capital of the Falkland Islands   The Stanley Marathon in the Falklands is in its fifth year Update: Our 2012 Stanley Marathon in …
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Elizabeth Conway
Train to Machu Picchu in Peru   A reed boat -- Lake Titicaca, Peru Starting off our staff travels for 2010, Adventure Life's fantastic office manager and gate-keeper, Lynessa Nelson, …
The blue especially pops when there\'s overcast
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Elizabeth Conway
The famous and beautiful blue ice of Antarctica   Curious gentoo penguins in Antarctica Antarctic traveler and travel writer, Chris Connelly, shares his experiences in the great white …
Pit stop
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Elizabeth Conway
Argentina views like this make the reciprocity fee well worth it! On December 20th, the government of Argentina will start charging a "reciprocity fee" for travelers entering the country through …
Tippy-toes
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Elizabeth Conway
Batting at the pinata   Letter and picture from one the children who enjoyed the holiday celebration Last month, Adventure Life teamed up with our partners in Costa Rica, to sponsor a …
Antarctic tour, travelers with penguins
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Elizabeth Conway
Adventure Life Women explore Antarctica Good morning great Adventure Life friends!!! Just a quick note to let you all know that we have fallen in deep deep love with Antarctica. I will fill you …
View of the Belizean rainforest from Xunantunich ruins
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Elizabeth Conway
Views of the countryside from Caracol ruins in Belize   Ancient maya pottery in Belize's ATM cave   Tikal ruins rising out the jungle   Maya ruins at Xunantunich …
Kapitan Khlebnikov breaking ice
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Elizabeth Conway
Polar Icebreaker, Kapitan Khlebnikov by Henny Miltenburg That's right -- one of the only passenger icebreakers in operation -- the Kapitan Khelbnikov -- has announced it will end its career as an …
Mola - world famous Kuna handicraft
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Elizabeth Conway
Kuna woman with molas - compliments of Sapibenga lodge The following article was written by Panama traveler M. Leonard. Thanks for the contribution! In the Caribbean Sea, a few miles off the …
Your view from EcoCamp
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Elizabeth Conway
Win a Patagonia Wildlife Safari trip: EcoCamp's Suite Domes   Win a Galapagos trip onboard the Eric, Letty, Flamingo Back by popular demand... I am pleased to announce our new Trip …
Aaron on a snorkeling trip to Hol Chan in Belize
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Elizabeth Conway
Snorkeling during a Turneffe Atoll Adventure Boasting the largest barrier reef in the Western Hemisphere, Belize offers some of the best diving and snorkeling in the world. This 8-day Belize tour …