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Best places to go boating around the world

Kayaking in the Queen Charlotte Islands. Flickr/Anne

Land of Giants: Canada’s Queen Charlotte Islands

Kayaks and canoes provide the only access to many parts of Canada's Queen Charlotte Islands.
A whale breaches off the coast of Newfoundland. Photo by Barrett & MacKay Photo

Following the Capelin: Whale Watching in Newfoundland

Some 3,000 whales live in the waters near Newfoundland. Being up close to them is an experience to remember.
Sunset in Ko Lanta Thailand. Photo by Thai National Parks

Slow Travel on the Mekong

Accustomed to the fast life in London, a traveler learns how to enjoy taking the slow route on a journey along the Mekong River in Laos and Thailand.
A smoke sauna along the shore of Lake Saimaa. Photo by Janna Graber

Lake Saimaa: Finland’s Nature Playground

Lake Saimaa is the largest lake in Finland -- and it's a huge draw for travelers. With 14,000 islands, Lake Saimaa is a huge natural playground.
Cruising with small ship in Baja Califoria Sur

Small Ship Cruising in Baja California Sur

Baja California Sur is a traveler’s paradise, and a trip along the Sea of Cortez with the M.V. Westward showcases the peninsula at its best.
The Channel Islands in California. Flickr/ Island Conservation

Ask the Locals: The Channel Islands of California

These islands off the coast of California are home to one of the most unique national parks in America.
Small ship cruise in Alaska

Intimate Alaskan Cruise: Small Ship, Big Land

What's the best cruise in Alaska? This cozy cruise offers glimpses of glaciers, wildlife and non-touristy Alaska.
Travel in Scotland

Rain or Shine: Castle Stay near Loch Lomond

A romantic five-star castle hotel is the perfect base to explore Scotland's Loch Lomond.
Snorkeling in the Great Barrier Reef

Down Under: Snorkeling Australia’s Great Barrier Reef

Snorkeling in crystal waters provides an up-close look at one of the modern world's seven natural wonders.
Hang gliding and kite surfing the Outer Banks

Get Outside: Recreation in the Outer Banks

Want to play? Kayaking, sailing and fishing are just a few of the ways you can enjoy North Carolina's Outer Banks.
Travel in the Galapagos Islands

Up Close and Personal: The Galapagos Islands

With so many rare species and unique-looking animals, the Galapagos Islands are like no other place on earth.
Travel to Tabago

Taking it Easy in Tobago

Life moves at a slower pace on this tiny Caribbean island.
Floating islands of Peru

Walking on Water: The Floating Islands of Peru

When you step off the boat, you won’t lose your sea legs. The “land” here is made of reeds, and island-building is a constant project.
Travel to North Island, New Zealand

Go North, Traveler: The Bay of Islands, New Zealand

The activities are endless in this cluster of islands near the northern tip of New Zealand.

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