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Gold rush characters wave to neighboring cruisers
As part of the United States of America, we may take for granted the rich and distinct culture of Alaska.  Ancestors of the Alaska Natives are believed to have migrated into the area thousands …
Lily pads in Guyana
Amazing waterfalls of Guyana According to the December 2013/January 2014 edition of National Geographic Traveler magazine, there are 20 must-see places for the year to come.  Comprised of …
Gorgeous reflections on the Bolivia trek
As the sun rises on 2014, we all remember and are shaped by what occurred in the last year.  Good and bad, exciting and disappointing, encouraging and frustrating - much has happened in the …
Celebrating our new website with fantastic travel discounts! Have you seen the new look of Adventure Life? Check it out! It's mobile-friendly, bursting with eye-candy and full of great new …
A View of Granada
Nicaragua travel is finally coming into its own. Want to go? Nicaragua travel is gearing up for a successful 2013. It is drawing a lot of attention from the tour industry and both the …
Earlier this year, I had the rare opportunity to travel with my 12-year-old daughter, Gabs, to Costa Rica. Exclusively a mother-daughter trip, all other siblings, husbands, grandparents, friends and …
The dining room of the Finch Bay hotel is cleaned after the flood. The hotel was flooded by the equivalent of various very high tides – not waves. Finch Bay re-opened to visitors on March 15, …
The Galapagos Islands take precautions as a tsunami is anticipated to arrive sometime today around 4:30 pm UPDATE (March 12, 2011): The tsunami hit the Galapagos about an hour later than originally …
Map of Chile Earthquake - from BBC News Over the weekend an 8.8 magnitude earthquake hit the coast of Chile. Our thoughts are with our friends and partners in Chile. All of our travelers are …
How often have we seen this photo?  Why not take it yourself!
Machu Picchu ruins in Peru - Photo by John Keller We have updated information regarding the re-opening of access to Machu Picchu and Machu Picchu Town (also called Aguas Calientes). Following up …
Approaching the remote La Selva Lodge - Ecuadorian Amazon Travel writer, Mark Resnicoff and examiner.com feature our La Selva Ecuadorian Amazon trip as their "Deal of the day." Missoula, …
Based on reports from the World Health Organization as of May 8, 2009, there are few confirmed cases of swine flu in Central and South America in two countries that Adventure Life visits.  …
Holiday Traditions Edited
Have you ever wondered what other cultures are doing while we are decorating cookies, hanging ornaments on trees, and writing to Santa?  Here are a few interesting holiday traditions in …
Mount Etna Free Image
Mount Etna has always been known as Europe's most active volcano.  Recently, Travel + Leisure magazine named it one of the "Newest Wonders of the World".  This week, however, …
Lemaire Channel
Untouched. Vast. Remote. Antarctica is a place to be removed from life's routines, breathe in clarity, and realize how very small we are in the world.  Here are some of Don Mankin's …
Skylodge
While checking in for your stay at the Skylodge Adventure Suites, you are handed a harness...then a helmet.  You look up at the daunting rock face you are expected to conquer, and you become …
Torres del Paine spires
Votes have been cast, and the results are in.  There are no longer only SEVEN wonders of the world, and we are excited to have personally discovered the EIGHTH years ago!  Torres del Paine …
A-List Agents
Adventure Life's, Brian Morgan, named top travel advisor by Travel + Leisure Magazine! Adventure Life's CEO, founder and fearless leader, Brian Morgan, was once again selected by Travel + Leisure …
Plaza de Armas
Cusco, Peru - Plaza de Armas. Picture by Adventure Life traveler, Dawn Ross. As of March 6, 2013 the US Embassy has officially lifted their Peru travel alert that was announced in mid-February. …
  Quito's new Mariscal Sucre International Airport will be ready to host travelers Feb. 20, 2013 Quito's much anticipated new international airport is scheduled to open February 20, 2013. …
Intricate alfombras line the streets of Antigua during Guatemala's Easter Festivals The spectacular Easter festivals in Antigua, Guatemala are beyond comparison to anything in the northern …
Machu Picchu
UPDATE: As of March 6, 2013 the US Embassy has lifted it Peru travel alert. Read more. Peru's Machu Picchu. Photo by Adventure Lifer Jerome Gannon Adventure Life feels it is important to …
View from the top of the basilica
Views of the city from Quito's Basilica del Voto Nacional on an Ecuador tour We're not the only ones who think Quito is a great place to visit. National Geographic Traveler recognizes Quito, …
http://youtu.be/IQjUD7kASDk The polar plunge (or penguin plunge) has become a right of passage for many adventure travelers who take an Antarctica cruise. You can find plungers taking the leap from …