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The sea, once it casts its spell, holds one in its net of wonder forever. - Jacques-Yves Cousteau
Nestled between the Baja California Peninsula and mainland Mexico is … Author Laura Cahill On our drive from Los Cabos to Todos Santos, we stopped along the highway at one of the few swimmable beaches on the Pacific side of Southern Baja, Playa Los Cerritos. We found a quaint hotel and … Author Laura Cahill Our group met early in the evening in the One & Only Palmilla's herb garden - a quite peaceful locale on the property. The herbs used in the hotel's restaurants are grown here. The aromas … Author Monika Sundem I enjoy eating while on vacation. I must admit, that while I don't take the time to prepare elaborate meals when I am juggling the bustle of everyday life, I do enjoy a gourmet meal when I am away on … Author Monika Sundem Our Peru tour started with a full free day in Lima. The first destination was the Larco Herrera Museum, of which we had heard many positive reviews from other travelers. Upon arriving, we found a … Author Laura Cahill I have given in to luxury. I decided this after my 60-minute massage in a fluffy cotton robe lounging in a private cabana in a lush tropical garden sipping orange water. I returned to my ocean front … Author Mary Curry "Nanook!" We spot of polar bears; mother and two cubs!
Today we're at the bird cliffs where hundreds of Murres and Kittiwakes nest in the clifftops. The ice we are standing on will be open ocean … Author Mary Curry Sea kayaking in the Arctic -- the land of the midnight sun.
We're sitting at the floe edge hoping to catch a glimpse of the pods of narwhal that generally travel along the edge in the upcoming … Author Mary Curry Mary crosses the ice on komatiks, enroute to base camp.
Today we are traveling across the frozen ocean on komatiks, wooden sledges pulled by snowmobiles, to our Arctic base camp. The ride is … Author Lynessa Nelson Adventure Life crew volunteering and attacking those weeds!
Recently, the Adventure Life staff took the day to head out of the office and give back to our community. We participated in the United … Author Mary Curry In flight to the Arctic! Talk about solitude...
I'm on my way to northern Baffin Island, specifically Pond Inlet, a small community in northern Nunavut where sightings of narwhal and polar bear … Author Sandra Woerner I bemoaned that I would not be sleeping on the ship tonight as the bed was so comfortable and having the window open made sleep come so easily. For my last breakfast on the ship, I ate scrambled eggs … Author Sandra Woerner We docked early in Kake this morning at 8. This is a traditional Tlingit Indian village. After another hearty breakfast(guess you can see a pattern here), a Tlingit elder from Kake gave us a brief … Author Sandra Woerner We docked at Petersburg, a Norwegian settlement, the next morning at about 8 AM. We walked the short distance to the Sons of Norway Hall. There was a replica of a Viking boat out front and a deck … Author Sandra Woerner I don't know how much more joy I can stand, but am willing to try. After a breakfast of an egg and cheese omelet, bacon and cranberry juice, we began our day. When we went back to our cabin after … Author michael castle Slideshow After work, I joined my wife and raced to the airport, where after a lengthy trip, arrived in Belize City. They opened the airliner and the humidity was the first thing we met. While the temperature … Author Sandra Woerner I got up at 6:30 and went to the lounge where Lamech, our fabulous baker, had put out eight different kinds of doughnuts. I ate a coconut and half a maple and bacon(very different) one. For … Author Lynessa Nelson Adventure Life with our Commuter Challenge Trophy!
We've come to expect the rain, hail, sleet and snow during our community's annual Missoula in Motion Commuter Challenge. Bring it on! We'll still … Author Sandra Woerner After yet another peaceful night of sleep, I got up at 6:15 and ate a hearty breakfast of baked eggs(a new dish to me) and bacon and cranberry juice. We had docked at Juneau and got on bus #281 from …