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Luxury Summer Getaways: 5 Honeymoon Ideas

Luxury Summer Getaways: 5 Honeymoon Ideas
... as having some of the most welcoming people in the world, who are sure to make a lasting impression on your trip! 4. Chile Couples looking for some adventure could spend their first days as husband and wife sea kayaking in Patagonia, Chile. This corner of the globe is seldom explored, and the pristine landscapes must be seen with a loved one. Explore the coastal fjords, paddle to places a boat could never reach, and see glaciers, hot-springs, volcanoes, and rain forests all during the same trip....
May 21st, 2010 | Jessica Colley | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: adventure, cruises, honeymoons

Affordable Girls’ Getaway in Monterey

Affordable Girls’ Getaway in Monterey
... and head to Monterey for a splashy girls’ getaway with Monterey Bay Inn’s “You Go Girls!” summer package. Designed exclusively for outdoor adventure loving gal pals who need an excuse to ditch their hubby, partner, work or kids—the package includes beachfront accommodations, discounted stand-up paddle board rentals and lessons, a complimentary Burt’s Bees skincare kit, and daily in-room breakfast. “You Go Girls!” starts at $269 per night per room and offers two-for-one stand-up paddle...
May 20th, 2010 | kleland | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: adventure, deals, featuredarticle, hotel, spa

Zipline in Maui

Zipline in Maui
... zipline tour is moderately strenuous, with a little hiking required in between platforms.  For the most part, zipline is the perfect combination of adventure and sightseeing on an island full of photo-worthy opportunities.  The Flyin’ Hawaiian tour  is a perfect activity for the whole family, but kids must be over 10 years old and 75 lbs.  Maximum weight for adults is 250 pounds. Visit www.flyinhawaiianzipline.com or call (808) 463-5786 for schedules and reservations. Photo courtesy of...
March 19th, 2010 | byun | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: adventure, featuredarticle, Maui, zipline

Zip-lining Through the Waterfalls

Zip-lining Through the Waterfalls
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March 11th, 2010 | Katrina Verweel | Read More | Comments: 2
Filed under: adventure, ecological tour

Drive Like a Hollywood Star at Sydney Stunt School

Drive Like a Hollywood Star at Sydney Stunt School
... for the class and a certificate of completion Website: http://www.stuntdrivingschool.com.au Image source: Stunt Driving School media gallery Tags: adventure, classes, featuredarticle ...
March 7th, 2010 | Lauren Katulka | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: adventure, classes, featuredarticle

Climbing the Lanín, A Dream Come True (Part II)

Climbing the Lanín, A Dream Come True (Part II)
The wonderful landscape of the Patagonia and the recent boom of the so-called “adventure tourism”, has led many to ascend the Lanín volcano, located around 60 kilometres from Junín de los Andes. This is exactly what I along with my friends Ale, Alberto and Migue are planning to conquer this coming February. The Lanín volcano is surrounded by beauty in the form of lakes, valleys and mountains, of which one can obtain a panoramic view from the refuges situated in the middle of the mountain...
January 23rd, 2010 | Pablo Juan Augustinowicz | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: adventure, argentina, junín de los andes, Lanín volcano, mountain treking, patagonia

The Mighty Himalayas and How to Prepare, Nepal

The Mighty Himalayas and How to Prepare, Nepal
... light sleeping bag Camera/video camera to document the journey Hat and gloves as early morning/late evening can be very cold Open mind and sense of adventure…anything can happen if you let it! Photography Copyright: J.campos Tags: adventure, nature, packing ...
November 10th, 2009 | jcampos | Read More | Comments: 1
Filed under: adventure, nature, packing

A Trekker’s Paradise Tatopani, Nepal

... looking up at the mountains while the roaring water passes by you…and the hours melt away as you let go and dissolve into the moment. Tags: adventure, City Review, Destination Overview ...
September 23rd, 2009 | jcampos | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: adventure, City Review, Destination Overview

Trekking the Mighty Himalayan Mountains, Nepal

... out your window and see why this grulling effort is all worth it for mighty Himalayan mountains seem so close that you caould touch them. Tags: adventure, Destination Overview, nature ...
September 21st, 2009 | jcampos | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: adventure, Destination Overview, nature

Take A Walk On The Wild Side, Pokhara, Nepal

... touched the ground all day. What a wild way to see a spectacular side of Nepal’s outdoor playground!! Tags: adventure, City Review, Destination Overview ...
September 17th, 2009 | jcampos | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: adventure, City Review, Destination Overview

Sunderbans Tiger Reserve, West Bengal, India

... wild pigs, monkeys, herons, kingfishers, white-bellied eagles and the Ridley Sea Turtle to mention a few. There are many tour companies offering adventure trips into the Sunderbans, which include your mandatory permit into the grounds, a hired cruise boat as well as a local guide who will be more than willing to answer questions along the way. Tags: adventure, Destination Overview ...
September 9th, 2009 | jcampos | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: adventure, Destination Overview

Take A Ride On Chillika Lake Orissa, India

... to Rs.500 (local currency) and will take you out onto the waters for roughly one hour, weather and guest dependant. Tags: adventure, Destination Overview ...
September 5th, 2009 | jcampos | Read More | Comments: 0
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Train Travel, India

... selling their goods to the lower-middle class families who sit, playing cards and enjoying the sweaty ride until their station arrives. Tags: adventure, transportation ...
August 24th, 2009 | jcampos | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: adventure, transportation

Cycling for fun and adventure

... the way.  Cyclists who participate will receive a goody bag with safety equipment from MEC as well as other gifts. Come along on this fun day of adventure and exploring. To register, log in for Great Rides at www.vacc.bc.ca      info@vacc.bc.ca or call 604-878-8222 Cost: $15 per adult (under 16 yrs rides free) or sign up for all four rides to save. To register for just one day:  $20 for adult. All proceeds go toward improving biking conditions in the Greater Vancouver area. VACC  The...
July 2nd, 2009 | thevancouverguide | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: adventure, Announcements, bike routes, cycling, Events, Family Friendly, Outdoors & Recreation, sports, The Arts, Tours

Indy Racing Experience

... inside, deck yourself out in an authentic driver fire suit.  Then, you are ready to be strapped in by the pit crew and experience this thrilling adventure. Once you are inside the customized 2-seat Indy Car which was used in past Indy 500 events, you will be behind the wheel for 8 laps of sheer excitement. The cars reach up to 160 mph and will have your heart racing in this unforgettable experience. If you’re a little hesitant to get behind the wheel, this experience is also open to riders...
June 22nd, 2009 | klynch | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: adventure, Attractions, indy racing, Orlando, Speed

Summer Adventures for Kids

No matter where you’re staying in the Lower Mainland, there are lots of great activities and adventures to keep the youngsters occupied and amused and make their holiday experiences memorable. For days in the country you can go riding in a beautiful park like setting at EXP HORSEBACK adventureS in Langley.  Reservations: 604-5344-6917.  For lessons, trail rides and three-day horse camps.  604-532-0338 Take the family to the CAPILANO SUSPENSION BRIDGE AND PARK in North Vancouver   604-985-7474 CULTUS...
June 8th, 2009 | thevancouverguide | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: adventure, Attractions, explore, Family Friendly, fun, horseback riding, Outdoors & Recreation, parks, picnic, science, sports, swim, waterparks

Summer Camps for Kids

Some of my most memorable, happy summers in my childhood and youth come from camping experiences.  Whether it was the oudoor adventure Boy Scout camps organized by my preacher dad when I was a tiny tot, the family camping excursions or attending the Keats Island Baptist camp during my teens, camping has always been one of my favorite activities. There are hundreds of opportunities here on the Coast for kids to experience the joys of camping.  Running around outside and using only their imagination...
June 7th, 2009 | thevancouverguide | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: adventure, Announcements, books, camps, Family Friendly, music, Outdoors & Recreation, Performing Arts - Theater & Dance, sports, The Arts

Vegas offers Teens Summer Fun

... camp is closed on July 3 for the Fourth of July holiday $15 per day or $60 per week. Image courtesy of Goya Photography Tags: adventure, summer vacation, teens, Vegas CSI ...
June 7th, 2009 | Lynn Goya | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: adventure, summer vacation, teens, Vegas CSI

Zipping Through Big Bear

... are rife with other opportunities. Cycling, hiking, boating, and picnicking. And zipping. Action Zipline Tours provides thrilling high-speed zipline adventures that will have you flying through and above and around the gorgeous scenic mountains and valleys while wearing a harness that is secured to a cable suspended above the ground. Photo credit: Action Zipline Tours Participants will experience seven different ziplines that vary in length from 120 feet to 1,200 feet, and can reach an adrenaline-pumping...
June 5th, 2009 | M. L. Johnson | Read More | Comments: 1
Filed under: adventure, Family Friendly, hiking, mountains, Outdoors & Recreation, Tours, zipline

Hollywood is right here in Vancouver (and other tours)

... and old growth forests while sailing the spectacular Indian Arm. Or board the MV Britannia and the legendary Royal Hudson Steamtrain for a real adventure through beautiful Howe Sound with a stop at historic Squamish (Mid May-Sept, Wed to Sun). A 75 minute narrated tour of the inner harbour by a paddlewheeler circles Burrard Inlet for an up-colose look at famous landmarks, cruise ship terminals and the waterfront industries of Vancouver. For info and reservations: 604-688-7246  tours@boatcruises.com #1...
May 23rd, 2009 | thevancouverguide | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: adventure, Attractions, boats, carriages, cruises, exploring, Family Friendly, Outdoors & Recreation, planes, sighsteeing, Tours