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Travel in Namibia

Sky-High Sunrise at Namibia’s Dune 45

Heaven and earth collide atop the world’s tallest sand dunes in Africa.
Nepal has some of the best whitewater in the world. There truly is something very magical about paddling in the shadow of the Himalayas.

Why Travelers Should Return to Nepal

An outfitter in Nepal explains the situation there and why they need your visit.
Climbing Mount Everest. Phot by FLickr/jarikir

Are You Ready to Climb Mount Everest?

A look at the practical, financial and physical considerations of tackling a climb of Mt. Everest.
climbing Sydney Bridge

On Top of the World: Bridge Climbing in Australia

Why simply walk across one of the world’s highest steel arch bridges when you can climb to the top of it?

Chile’s Hottest Hike: Climbing the Villarrica Volcano

An intrepid traveler braves the angry mountain to get a glimpse of the boiling caldera.

Arenal, Costa Rica: Fire, Mist and Shades of Green

Even in the middle of the night, answer your phone immediately. The nearby volcano erupts twice nearly every hour.

Ed Viesturs: Summitting the World’s Highest Mountains

Ed Viesturs’ dream was to summit the world’s highest mountains — and he’s done it in spades.
Inca Trail

Hiking to Machu Picchu

Psyche yourself up for the adventure of a lifetime as one traveler tells of his summit to the famed Inca ruins.

Rocky Mountain Grandeur: Exploring the National Park

Rocky Mountain National Park is one of America's top 10 national parks -- and for good reason.
Helicopter hiking in British Columbia

Helicopter Hiking: British Columbia’s Purcell Mountains

The heli-ride is just the beginning of an adventure to Bald Mountain in the Canadian Rockies.
Climbing Mount Sinai

Climbing Mount Sinai

Getting lost on Mt. Sinai leads to a front row seat for one of nature's amazing displays.
Biking in Moab Utah

Forget Fat: Skinny-Tire Cycling in Moab

Try the road in this slickrock Mecca.
Malta

The Fat Ladies of Malta: Temples and Goddesses

These ladies have been around awhile, but they’re still looking good, thanks to the National Museum of Archaeology.
Travel in Trentino

Trentino: Italy’s Quieter Corner

Look to Italy’s far northeast corner for vineyards, castles, charming alpine villages and a little bit of German culture.