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Video: Following the Gringo Trail

The "Gringo Trail" refers to the well-trodden backpacker route within South America, named for the many Caucasian (gringo) travelers it attracts.  In 2015, I spent three months on the trail, documenting my travels with...
Tourist watching an African elephant while on game drive Amboseli National Park, Kenya. © Africaimagelibrary.com

What African Safari Guides Think About Their Customers

It's easy to review a travel provider, but what about reviews on the customers themselves? Here's what African safari guides think about their customers.
Saruni Samburu

Warrior for a Week: Experiencing Masai Culture First-Hand

Masai traditions run deep -- and you can experience them yourself at these three safari lodges in Kenya.
Leopard sharks gather along the La Jolla Shores in California. Photo by San Diego Tourism

Leopard Sharks Gather near La Jolla, California

Each July to September, leopard sharks congregate along the La Jolla Shores in California. Here's how you can see the harmless sharks up close.
Arches National Park trail marathon

Moab’s Trail Marathon

The Moab Trail Marathon runs every November in the San Raphael desert of southern Utah, Here's what it's like to run the race.
Patagonia's Torres del Paine Mountains in Peri

New Trekking Routes Open in Patagonia

New trekking routes in Patagonia allow you to traverse glaciers by foot, horse and boat.
Canoe trip in Colorado. Photo by Janna Graber

Canoe Trip on the Colorado River

Exploring the Colorado backcountry by river.
Robin Pope Tena Tenalow Resort

Luxury Safari Camp Relocates in Zambia

Robin Pope Safaris is moving one of the their camps, a 10-bed tented luxury lodge, to a picturesque spot along the Luangwa River.
Cycling tour in Scandinavia

Cycling the Scandinavian Coast

Cycling through Denmark and Sweden offers a unique view of Scandinavia.

Bagging Peaks by Train in the Colorado Rockies

A couple finds adventure in the backcountry of Colorado, riding an 1890’s steam train to access pristine mountains near Durango.
Hiking in Tanzania

Hiking One of Tanzania’s Last Tropical Coastal Forests

Much of Tanzania’s coastline forest has been damaged by man, but pristine forest filled with wildlife can still be found at Ras Kutani.

Walkabout: Walking Tour in Australia

Walk the Margaret River Cape to Cape

The Hemingway Experience in Key West

Ernest Hemingway was not just a great writer, avid sportsman and fisherman, but a lover of animals too. His former residence in Key West, overrun by his cats, continues to be a draw for...
Budget ski vacations in Colorado

Free Activities in Colorado Ski Country

Ski vacations in Colorado don't have to break the bank. Check out these free offerings at Colorado's top ski resorts.
St. Ives's surf school on a summer Saturday morning at Porthmeor Beach, St. Ives, Cornwall

Surfing in Cornwall: A Tropical Vibe in the North Atlantic

Surfing in Cornwall is full of surprises. The clear water might convince you that you are somewhere tropical, until you visit the medieval fortresses.

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