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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 …
Niagra Falls
Visit the booming Niagara Falls on a Great Lakes cruise North America's Great Lakes live up to their name. For centuries, these five incredible bodies of fresh-water have played a major role in …
Stanley Marathon in the Falklands
Run the Stanley Marathon in the Falkland Islands Our 2013 Falkland Islands Marathon trip departs March 14, 2013. This 11-day trip is designed for participants and fans of the Stanley Marathon who …
The stunning whitewashed beauty of Santorini
Take advantage of a Mediterranean cruise discount and visit beautiful Santorini. This is the Mediterranean cruise deal you've been waiting for. Buy-One Get-One 50% OFF on an 8-day Mediterranean …
Mushrooms of the Amazon
Purest air on Earth found in the Amazon. Photo by Adventure Lifer, Sullivan Peraino A team of environmental engineers has hunted, discovered and captured the purest air on Earth. This elusive …
View of momotombo from old Leon ruins
Nicaragua travel tops the New York Times' Places to Go in 2013 Nicaragua travel tops the New York Times' best in travel for 2013. Ranked third out of forty-six select destinations, I am not …
A taste of Peru travel: Delicious Alfajores! Alfajores, crispy cookie sandwiches, are enjoyed throughout Latin America. Many regions have their own local spin on these delicate sugar cookies …
The central acropolis of the Maya ruin site Tikal
Explore the ancient city of Tikal during a Guatemala tour Hidden within Guatemala's El Peten jungle is Tikal, the largest ruined city of the Maya Classic Period. The site encompasses at least …
If you've been on an Argentina tour or Uruguay trip chances are you've passed the mate. Yerba mate is a hot drink made from a blend of herbs, much like a tea. It contains caffeine, herbs and proteins …
Artist impression of the Amazon's Chullachaqui by David Hewson. Spot Chullachaqui yourself on an Amazon tour! A little local legend, compliments of the Amazon... The Chullachaqui is a …
Inca Trail group of hikers
A motley crew of travelers successfully tackle Peru's Inca Trail and the altitude! On Peru's classic Inca Trail tour, travelers hike in altitudes ranging from ~ 9,000-14,500 ft. The highest …
Antarctic Dream
Gifting Travel: Is an Antarctica cruise on your holiday gift-list? Since October I've received at least a hundred newsletters highlighting great travel deals, flight discounts and specials …
Rafting the Fu
Fantastic Futaleufu whitewater rafting on a Chile adventure tour! From the stark and stunning Atacama Desert, to its legendary Patagonia peaks, a Chile tour provides an outdoor playground for …
Curious blue footed booby
Learn more about what to expect on Galapagos cruise in December The Galapagos Islands are located at the Equator so there is not a lot of seasonal variation. Air temperatures tend to run in the …
Kayaking the Amazon
The Amazon Rainforest Makes Forbes' List of "10 Endangered Places to See Now" Forbes just came out with a list of "10 Endangered Places to See Now" that includes some of Adventure Life travelers' …
Copper Canyon hike
Chicago Tribune features Adventure Life Mexico tours We're not the only ones who think Mexico travel is a great idea! Travel writer, Phil Marty, in the Chicago Tribune just featured Adventure Life …
Beautiful landscape of Chile\s Easter Island
PBS's NOVA to feature "The Mystery of Easter Island" on Nov. 7, 2012 at 9:00 PM. I'll be watching! A tiny pinprick in the great Pacific, Easter Island is actually a mound of consolidated lava and …
Day of the Dead
Mexico Travel: Day of the Dead (El Dia de los Muertos) candles Coinciding with All Saints' and All Souls' Day each November 1 and 2nd, The Day of the Dead (or El Dia de los Muertos) is one of …
Sweepstakes is now closed. Stay tuned as we announce the lucky winner! It's not easy to get to one of the most isolated places on the planet -- but we're making it easier than ever to make an …
Hiking toward the Fitz Roy Range
I just received a statement from Argentinas Aerolineas regarding changes that the Argentine government is making in how the reciprocity fee is collected. The statement reads as follows: IMPORTANT …
Visitors exploring the Moai statues of Easter Island
Exploring Chile's fantastic and fascinating Moai on an Easter Island tour The Chile Tourism Board is doing a big promotion of Chile's island escapes in the October issue of Outside Magazine. They …
Machu Picchu
Unique tomb unearthed at Peru's Machu Picchu. Photo by Jerome Gannon Peru's Machu Picchu continues to mystify and intrigue its visitors (yours-truly included) and scholars -- even a century after …
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 …