Padding the Everglades-Catch the flip of a gator’s tail

The sight of an alligator several feet off the bow of your canoe is enough to get anyone’s blood racing. Whether you find it exhilarating or frightening will likely be determined by the size...

MiGs over Moscow-A Top Gun Experience

Almost anything seems possible in adventure tourism these days—if you have a dream and a big enough bank account. In post-Cold War Russia, even the sky has no limit. Anyone between the ages of...

Stay At Clayoquot Wilderness Resort

Horseback riding, bear- and whale-watching trips, kayaking, trekking—these are just some of the activities available at Clayoquot Wilderness Resort, possibly North America's only luxury safari-style resort. This tented camp is surrounded by verdant rain...

Piedmont-As You Like Eat

The land of Slow Food Movement, the rare and expensive white truffle, and fabulous wine—Piedmont region in Italy is the stuff sweet dreams are made of. Not having done the mandatory Rome-Venice-Florence, or even Tuscany,...

Beijing-Past Encounter

Welcome to Beijing, a city where historic temples and ancient dynasties rule alongside restaurants, bars and skyscrapers •DAY 1: Start your holiday with a visit to one of the most famous structures in the world—The...
Germany

Germany Value for Money

There are ample opportunities to save money when travelling to Germany and stretching the Euro by taking advantage of numerous discounts. Explore our great tips and save on accommodation, transportation, activities, sightseeing, events and...

Drive the Ice Road from Inuvik toTuk

Location Northwest Territories, Canada Slowly, cautiously, you inch out of Inuvik and onto the winter road that is carved for 120 miles (193 km) into the ice of the Mackenzie River and then across the...

Dogsled Across the Yukon Territory

Location Yukon, Canada It is silent out there, except for the rhythmic patter of husky paws on snow and the gentle creaking of the sled. Occasionally the dogs' heads pivot in unison to left or...

Expedition to Patagonia

It started out as one of those once in a life time experiences and ended up as a dream comes true. We arrived at the airport in Trelew which is about a thousand two...

The natural wonders of Banff and Jasper National Parks

In Canada’s Banff and Jasper National Parks, mountains, big mountains, rise above the tree line — grey in the summer and white monoliths of stone in the winter. The wild pines curve up their flanks...

2 Ways to See Berlin

Is it possible to spend a long weekend in Berlin (including hotel) for the cost of a leisurely lunch? There are no toilets at Burgermeister, which is somewhat curious as the place itself is really...