Outdoors & Adventure Travel Articles

Part of travel for many is getting out into nature and having an adventure. From hiking to camping to bungee jumping to skydiving, an adventure awaits those with a knack for adrenaline and a love of the outdoors.

 
Top 5 Countries to Volunteer Outdoors in for Adventurous Travelers
Top 5 Countries to Volunteer Outdoors in for Adventurous Travelers Adventure travel and volunteer travel both offer a unique perspective on a new destination. Katie Boyer is here to offer 5 of the top destinations for combining adventure travel with volunteering.
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10 Fuel-free Adventure Activities
10 Fuel-free Adventure Activities Whether they get your adrenaline levels soaring or simply offer a unique way to explore the sights, these 10 adventure activities offer mind-boggling heights and break-neck speeds without a drop of fuel in sight.
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Six US National Parks You’ve Probably Never Visited
Six US National Parks You’ve Probably Never Visited True nature lovers wanting to visit their tax dollars at work without all the crowds should consider visiting these national parks, which Cherrye Moore points out are not as popular as they probably should be.
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Adventures in the Dark: Nighttime Activities Around the World
Adventures in the Dark: Nighttime Activities Around the World Opportunities to discover a new place don't end when the sun goes down. Lanthy tells you about activities around the world that are best done in the dark.
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Ski, Surf, Sip, Raft and Ride: Six Places to Explore the Diversity of Chile
Ski, Surf, Sip, Raft and Ride: Six Places to Explore the Diversity of Chile Chile's reputation as an adventure travel destination is booming; Laurel Miller offers up some ideas for a year-round adrenalin-rush (as well as how to take it down a notch when the day is done).
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Alcohol and Adrenaline – A Match Made in Heaven
Alcohol and Adrenaline – A Match Made in Heaven Whether you enjoy beer or wine, surfing or paragliding, there is a destination to do it. Here are ten of the best places to taste alcohol and get an adrenaline kick from an adventure sport.
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Road Trips You’ll Never Want to Experience
Road Trips You’ll Never Want to Experience Getting in your car is a simple as putting on your shoes, but how many of us actually think what the potential dangers are? Daniel Butler shares some road trips that are so dangerous or scary, you may never want to experience them.
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Surfing Costa Rica’s Southern Nicoya Peninsula
Surfing Costa Rica’s Southern Nicoya Peninsula Costa Rica´s southern Nicoya Peninsula is home to some of the world’s best surf. On a recent trip, Beverly Gallagher discovered that this is one major surf destination where pros and beginners mingle.
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5 Great Reasons to Make Cochabamba Your Base for Exploring Bolivia
5 Great Reasons to Make Cochabamba Your Base for Exploring Bolivia Cynthia Ord explains why Cochabamba Bolivia makes a good headquarters for South American travel and living.
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Gift Guide: 17 Gift Ideas for Adventure Travelers
Gift Guide: 17 Gift Ideas for Adventure Travelers Are you in need of gift ideas for the adventure loving traveler on your holiday shopping list? We've got plenty of unique gear and gadgets for the adventure traveler.
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