Hiking the Inca Trail in the Time of COVID

Hiking the Inca Trail

For adventure travelers, there are some classic hikes across the globe that routinely make everyone’s bucket list. For instance, the trek to Everest Base Camp is a must-do hike, as is a climb to the summit of Mt. Kilimanjaro. The other classic journey is hiking the Inca Trail in Peru, a four-day journey through the … Read more

COVID Vaccine Now Required for Everest Base Camp Trekkers


If you’re planning on trekking to Everest Base Camp this fall—or anywhere else in the Nepal’s Khumbu Valley—local authorities have issued some new regulations that you will want to be aware of. As the Himalayan country continues to struggle with the COVID-19 pandemic, tourism officials are muddying the waters a bit with their message on … Read more

The Mountains Of Snowdonia


If you’re an outdoor nut, North Wales has got it all. Miles of coastline with surfing opportunities that you can enjoy in the in-season. In the off-season, there’s even Adventure Parc Snowdonia, the world’s first commercial artificial surfing lake, where you can hone your skills year-round on machine-made perfect breaks. The coastline also boasts the … Read more

How to Travel Light and Still Go Anywhere

How to travel light

Let’s face it, the past year and a half hasn’t exactly been great for those of us who love to travel. Thanks to the COIVD pandemic, most of us have stayed pretty close to home for a year or better, in part because many borders were shut down, but also because it was the safe … Read more

Traveling in the Weirdest Possible Way


Just when 2020 and 2021 couldn’t get any weirder, along came the Z-Triton. It’s always fascinating when people make a point of traveling large portions of the world in weird and wonderful ways. There’s a rich history of people traveling differently just because. Missions such as conquering every country on earth without flying or bikepacking … Read more

U.S. Adds 116 Countries to the ‘Do Not Travel List’

Do Not Travel List

If you have dreams of returning to international travel again soon, you may want to think twice before booking your flight. Last week, the U.S. State Department added 116 countries to its Do Not Travel List, citing a rising number of COVID-19 cases across the globe. That brings the total number of destinations that are … Read more