Break out of your comfort zone this year with one of these unique adventure vacations that are sure to shake up your routine. Tick the five “stans” off your bucket list, camp on a cliff, or brave whitewater rafting—these trips aren’t your typical bus tour. Tanzania Active Safari, G Adventures If you’re looking for a Tanzania vacation that falls somewhere on the adventure scale between climbing Mt. Kilimanjaro and sitting in a 4×4 all day, then check out G Adventures’ Tanzania Active Safari. Small groups of 12 or fewer will canoe through Momella Lake on a water safari, hike into an extinct volcanic crater, and cycle through Lake Manyara National Park. At the end of the trip, you’ll still get a few traditional safari drives—including one in the world-famous Ngorongoro Crater. Uzbekistan Adventure, Intrepid Travel After changing its complicated visa process to a simple e-visa in 2018, Uzbekistan has become more accessible than ever. … [Read more...] about 10 Best Adventure Vacations to Take in 2019
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By Madalyn Mendoza, mySanAntonio.com Published 10:46 am CST, Friday, January 25, 2019 The San Antonio Missions The San Antonio Missions Photo: San Antonio Express-News File Photo Photo: San Antonio Express-News File Photo Image 1 of / 7 Caption Close Image 1 of 7 The San Antonio Missions The San Antonio Missions Photo: San Antonio Express-News File Photo Of all the places in the world, San Antonio is the best travel destination for history buffs 1 / 7 Back to Gallery History buffs should make a beeline to San Antonio, a new list of worldwide travel destinations says. TripSavvy, an advice for adventurers website, rounded up an inaugural list of "Where to Go in 2019" with spots for … [Read more...] about Of all the places in the world, San Antonio is the best travel destination for history buffs
Darla Guillen Gilthorpe, Houston Chronicle Updated 2:35 pm CST, Wednesday, January 9, 2019 Towns/citiesFredericksburg Stay at the 1873 Heinemann-Moritz Estate. Set up as a vacation spot and situated blocks from Main Street is the cottage at the Heinemann-Moritz estate, which was built in 1873 and recently saw a comprehensive update. less Towns/cities Fredericksburg Stay at the 1873 Heinemann-Moritz Estate. Set up as a vacation spot and situated blocks from Main Street is the cottage at the Heinemann-Moritz estate, which was built in 1873 and ... more Photo: HomeAway Photo: HomeAway Image 1 of / 38 Caption Close Image 1 of 38 Towns/citiesFredericksburg Stay at the 1873 Heinemann-Moritz Estate. Set up as a vacation spot and situated blocks from Main Street … [Read more...] about Romantic travel destinations in Texas
It’s hardly surprising that the Grand Canyon is such an Instagram favorite. It’s among the top 10 most Instagrammed tourist attractions in North and South America with 2.8 million photos posted. The Colorado River is reflected in Utah’s majestic Cataract Canyon. It’s a popular rafting spot for adventure travelers. (Photo: Getty Images) Politics and ever-changing laws have made it difficult to travel to Cuba once more. (Courtesy of DiegoGrandi) Portugal’s Praia da Rocha beach in the Algarve is one of the region’s most popular — and most Instagrammed — beach. (Getty Images) Bolivia’s salt flats made the list of top short-trip spring destinations at MT Sobek, a travel adventure company in Emeryville. (Photo: Getty Images) The Tour du Mont Blanc is a trek that can be completed in seven to 10 days and passes through Italy, Switzerland and France. (Photo: Getty Images) Hiking from village to village in the … [Read more...] about 8 best adventure destinations for spring travel
By Alfonso Tandazo on Nov 16, 2018 in Adventure Travel, Argentina, Attractions, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Ecuador, Going Out, Peru, Regions, South America, Speciality Travel Upmarket travelers are combining of epic adventure activities with unrivaled comfort. By now it’s become clear that luxury travelers are no longer satisfied with routine sightseeing, perhaps returning to their hotel for a massage. More and more it’s about “experiential travel”. Upscale vacationers seek to participate in unforgettable activities, getting out and about for a more authentic feel for their destination. Then too, who can deny the importance of returning home with well-deserved bragging rights after having literally “swam with the sharks” or made contact with a remote indigenous Amazonian tribe? Looking at such adventure options from here in South America, we’ve come up with a short list of five innovative explorations that fit perfectly with some of our … [Read more...] about Combine adventure travel with unrivaled comfort!