Erik the Red had the right idea when choosing Iceland as his new home long ago. Today, Iceland has the same appeal.
Kayaking Vancouver Island with Teens
Kayaking Vancouver Island waters brings teens and parents closer to common ground.
On Top of the World: Cathedral Lakes Park
Sturdy 4-wheel-drive vehicles lug passengers up 4,000 feet of dirt road to a Bavarian-style lodge and a maze of hiking trails.
How I Lied My Way Into Diving the Indian Ocean
Diving in Zanzibar. It was right there before me. When would I get another chance to dive in the Indian Ocean?
Village Life: Vietnam’s Hill Tribes
In this immense Vietnamese valley, curious children practice newly-learned English and red-dressed women entice buyers with hand-crafted wares.
Mongolia’s Naadam Festival: No Rest For The Weary
Visitors from all over the world attend Mongolia’s Naadam Festival to watch the original “Three Manly Sports.”
Chasing Snakes: Northwestern Nevada’s Wild Lands
Do some reptile searching of your own. Rattlers, gopher snakes and lizards abound in Nevada’s backcountry.
Irkutsk Russia: How to Survive a Russian Bachelor’s Party with Your Kitchen Intact
Vodka and good friends amount to a lesson in Russian tradition and an unforgettable party.
Eternally Fierce Horizons: Canada’s Northwest Territories
Canada’s Northwest Territories present an endless spectrum of colors, painting scenes of wildlife, nature’s bounty and the people who call this region home.
Castle Vacations: Northern Germany Road Trip
Cruising the autobahn in a sleek BMW adds excitement to a castle sightseeing trip.
Accidental Travel in China
Unexpected travel often leads to unforgettable memories, especially when language is an obstacle.
Alpine Delight: Colorado’s Fraser River Valley
You won’t find fancy restaurants or Hollywood celebrities, just low-key communities surrounded by Mother Nature.