Blog Updates & Stories

Blog Updates & Stories

Finding Your Feet: How Far Can You Hike in a Day?

A question so many travelers ask us before booking a hiking trip. 

How Were The Galapagos Islands Formed?

The Galapagos Islands are a natural wonder and a paradise for those who seek excitement and adventure.  Located in the Pacific Ocean, about 600 miles off the coast of South America, this archipelago is home to some of the world's most exotic wildlife. 

Hiking vs Trekking: What's The Difference?

Ever wondered what the difference between hiking and trekking is? We’ve been in the adventure tour business for 30 years, so here’s our best interpretation.

What To Pack For Machu Picchu - Without Overpacking

Machu Picchu can be a tricky place to pack for. Machu Picchu is located high in the mountains of Peru, so it tends to be hot to cool and rainy, sometimes all on the same day, depending when you visit. So, when planning your trip, it can be very tempting to overpack to prepare yourself for absolutely everything.

Visiting Angkor Wat: How To Plan Your Itinerary

The temples of Angkor are indicative of the history and culture of Cambodia and are a must-see for anyone traveling through this amazing country.  Despite what many people think, Angkor Wat is not the actual name of the Heritage Site. Angkor Wat is just one of many temples inside Angkor Archeological Park.

The Lares Trek vs The Inca Trail | Which One Should You Choose?

It’s not often you find yourself with the opportunity to wind through the ruins of Machu Picchu, and when you get there, you want to make the most of the opportunity.  Which always leads to one burning question. The Lares Trek or the Inca Trail? 

Guide To Cultural Travel: How To Travel Immersively

When most people start planning a trip, they are thinking about checking off that bucket list item or just want to grab some relaxation time away from work with their feet up. We get so little time to travel these days, and we have so much to catch up on just coming out of a pandemic that essentially stopped all travel for 2 years.

What Is Experiential Travel?

Have you been searching for the perfect experiential adventure, or maybe you’ve just heard the term a lot recently and don’t quite understand what it’s all about?

5 Best Family Adventure Travel Destinations

Family adventure travel is a great way for families to bond and creates lasting memories.