A Packed Day of Adventure in Costa Rica

Multi-sport vacations are marked by a variety of activities over the course the trip. Going a step further – sometimes multiple activities are explored in a given day! For instance, take day-4 of the Ultimate Adventure Medley, a Costa Rica adventure trip. The adventure quotient for this particular day is enormous: It includes: Zip-lining through the jungle canopy Mountain biking …

The Adventurers Guide To Active Meditation

True meditation can only be achieved while sitting perfectly still in the lotus position in a setting of absolute silence. Right? Well, not exactly. The truth is that not everyone has the time, environment, or desire to achieve this sort of transcendental meditation. But that doesn’t mean meditation can’t be explored by other methods. Mediation is a method of training …

Some of our Favorite Outdoor Gear Companies

Would Edmund Hillary have summited Mt. Everest without his sub-zero sleeping bag? Would Indiana Jones have escaped the Temple of Doom without his trusty bullwhip? Would Captain Jack Sparrow have sailed a proper course without his wooden compass? In the end, all adventurers need proper gear. After 19 years in adventure travel, we have grown fond of more than a …

The Final Mayan New Year amongst the Ruins of Tikal, Guatemala

The highly anticipated end of the Maya calendar is fast approaching. Much debate surrounds the interpretation of this “end of days.” Doomsdayers propel legends that the Earth will be ravaged by a smorgasbord of cataclysmic astronomical events. Maya elders claim that it will bring upon a time of transition from one World Age into another. While many believe that the …