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Alfajores, crispy cookie sandwiches, are enjoyed throughout Latin America. Many regions have their own local spin on these delicate sugar cookies … 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 … 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 … 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 … 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 … 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 … 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' … 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 … 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 … 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 … 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 … 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 … 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 … We always like to think that our trips are life-changing -- but even we couldn't have guessed how one Antarctica adventure would completely transform the life of one of our travelers. Adventure Life … On stands now is Conde Nast Traveler's Cruise Guide, highlighting some of the best ships and itineraries in the cruising world -- from the resurrection of European River Cruising and unique … Mexico's Palenque ruins - a beautiful ancient city to explore during your Mexico vacation
Throughout Mexico, there are stunning reminders of the grand civilizations that one dominated the region … R.I.P Lonesome George of the Galapagos
Lonesome George, the famous Pinta Island tortoise of the Galapagos, has died.
George was a beloved icon of the Galapagos Islands and his death comes as a … Adventure Life is attending annual IGTOA meeting this week to discuss defining and achieving sustainable Galapagos travel. Photo by Adventure Life Galapagos traveler, Tamra Ortega
Adventure Life … Shoulder season, like early November, is a great time for an Antarctica adventure
When deciding when to visit Antarctica, time of year does make a difference, but deciding which time of year is … Trekkers take a moments to take in the view in the shadow of Ecuador's Cotopaxi Volcano
Ecuador's paramo, a complex ecosystem of rolling alpine grassland, protects precious fresh water and endemic …