Sandboarding

Sandboarding in Chile’s Death Valley

In search of excitement with a side order of bruises? Strap a board to your feet and cruise down the sand dunes of Chile.
Diver in the hold of the Sankisan Maru, a freighter that once carried aircraft. Flickr/Matt Kieffer

Diving in Micronesia: The Ghost Ships of Chuuk

Bombing in WWII sunk many Japanese ships in the lagoon. Today, this dive site in Micronesia is considered one of the top wreck diving sites in the world.
Kee Beach in Kauai. Flickr/Peter Burka

Swimming the Kalalau Trail in Kauai

The Kalalau Trail in Kauai is infamous for 11 miles of twisting track that crosses swollen streams and vertiginous cliffs -- but some swim the sea below.

Gates of the Arctic: Adventures in Northern Alaska

Get set for stunning views of the aurora borealis.
Mongolia

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.”
Working aboard a cargo ship

Cargo Ship Cruising: Working Passage from Cape Town to Rotterdam

Travelers trade work for their passage on the open sea.
Monaco

Monaco: Grand Prix Territory

A visitor to Monte-Carlo sees the sights through the perspective of the famous race.
Heli-hiking Fox Glacier, New Zealand

Heli-hiking Fox Glacier, New Zealand

Want to feel like you're on top of the world? Take a helicopter to one of the world’s most accessible glaciers.
Nambia. Dune Shadow - Sossusvlei. Photo by Jeanne Block

Solo Travel Namibia: Dunes of Sand and Salt

In Namibia, one of the least populated countries in the world, you can plunge over sand dunes in a four wheeler and look for wildlife in the desert.
Kayaking in Storms River at Tsitsikamma National Park in South Africa. Flickr/benyeuda

Conquering Demons: Kayak Adventure in South Africa

A traveler is rewarded with breathtaking views when she conquers her fears and journeys down rough water in South Africa's Tsitsikamma National Park.
Bhutan is a land unlike any other.

Tour of the Dragon: Mountain Bike Race in Bhutan

In Bhutan, cyclists compete in one of the world’s hardest one-day mountain bike races.

Into the Flow Zone: Arenal Volcano, Costa Rica

You don't have to be a “Lava Junkie” to get a rush out of visiting Costa Rica’s active and very vocal Arenal Volcano.
On the Pinadari Glacier Trek in the Himalayas. Photo by Dan Gowanlock

Pindari Glacier Trek: Simplicity in the Himalayas

The Pindari Glacier Trek covers 58 miles of steep terrain in the Kumoan Himalayan region in Uttaranchal, India. Offering spectacular views of the high peaks of Nanda Devi and Nanda Kot, the trek draws travelers seeking a challenge, peaceful silence and natural beauty.
Canyoneering in Zion National Park

Over the Edge: Canyoneering in Zion National Park

Zion National Park draws thousands of climbers each year. Here's why.

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