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Best vacations to view the wildlife

Safari in South Africa. Cheetahs play in the grass

Learning to Hit Pause: Safari in South Africa

A traveler encounters rhinos, cheetahs and a blown-out tire during an unforgettable safari in South Africa.
Penguins in Antarctica: Cruise Antartica

Antarctica: Cruising the Continent

What’s cruising without docking near a gift shop? There are no permanent human residents here but you can leave with souvenirs.
Volunteer vacations in Africa

Volunteer Vacations: Best Places to Volunteer with Wildlife

Love wildlife? Head to one of these destinations to help some of the world's most amazing creatures.
Safari in Kenya

How to Ditch the Safari Circuit and Do-It-Yourself in Kenya

Leaving buffets, fancy lodges, and vehicles with shock absorbers behind, we set off on a do-it-yourself safari.
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.
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.
Best scenic cruises

World’s Top 7 Scenic Cruises

Sometimes, the best view is from the deck of a cruise ship. Here are our seven picks for the top scenic cruises
Safari in Kenya: Travel to Kenya

Kenya: Hakuna Matata and Me

From mango-stealing monkeys and wildlife safaris to the welcoming Maasai and Samburu people, Kenya left an impression that I’ll never forget.
Viewing rhinos on safari in India. Photo by Annie Palovcik

Rhinos at Dawn: Safari in India

An unusual safari in India allows travelers to view elephants, rhinos and other wildlife by jeep.
Greenland Polar Bear

Greenland: Climate Change in a Frozen Paradise

The majestic ice-covered landscape of Greenland is incredible, but will it remain under the threat of climate change?
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 Panama

Humor: Jaguar Stalking in Panama

Traveling in Panama? It's best to keep an eye out for jaguars when exploring the jungles.

Gates of the Arctic: Adventures in Northern Alaska

Get set for stunning views of the aurora borealis.
Gorilla trek Uganda

African Adventure: In Search of the Mountain Gorilla in Uganda

Fewer than a thousand mountain gorillas remain in the world. Here's where you can see them in the wild.

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