Untapped Adventure – Venezuela

A common prerogative of adventurous travellers is to find a destination with beautiful nature, welcoming locals and minimal tourism. Few countries in the world accommodate this better than Venezuela! Bordering Brazil, Guyana, and Colombia, Venezuela is endowed with ample multisport opportunities. There is savanna, jungle, desert, cloud forests, the Andes mountain range and approximately 2800 km of coastline. Mountain biking …

Untapped Adventure – Slovenia

Between the southeastern reaches of the Alps and the northern Adriatic Sea exists a country dripping with multi-sport potential. Slovenia is a lush and rugged playground for outdoor enthusiasts. Inhabiting just over two million people, Slovenia is small in size. In fact, the longest drive is a mere six hours. For some countries, this limits the diversity of terrain. For …

The Great Migration Highway Hopefully Rerouted

Across the great plains of the Serengeti, a herd of two million African herbivores march to into the hills of Masai Mara. Every year, animals such as wildebeest, zebra, and gazelles relocate in one of the great spectacles of the natural world. This is not only a fantastic display of wildlife behavior, but also an essential component to the shaping …

Croatia – Multisport Crowd Pleaser

The world’s love affair with Croatia has begun. After decades of war, struggle, and political turnover, this western European country has emerged as one of the hottest destinations on the globe. Croatia’s unspoiled charm results from the mixture of cultures, civilizations, and countries that have inhabited it. The Byzantines, Romans, Greeks, Venetians, and French have all called it home. Today, …

South and Central America Was Made For Adventure Travel – Part 2

Yesterday’s post briefly covered aspects that make Argentina, Belize, Brazil, Costa Rica, and Peru unique adventure heavens. Today we’ll continue this theme by diving into six more South and Central American destinations. Chile Chile combines a picture-perfect climate with assorted terrain. Sapphire-blue glaciers, turquoise lakes, sandy beaches, snow-capped volcanoes, broad river valleys and precipitous headlands make for seemingly limitless combinations …