Adventure Stories

Adventure Stories is Adventure.Travel’s original online content initiative. We publish fresh, timely, and positive stories that promote sustainable tourism and adventure travel to our readers.

The Way

Evocative of journeys, trails, and visionary in purpose, The Way is Adventure.Travel’s hub for epic travel tales that evoke a sense of purpose. Read the world’s most inspiring journeys from our esteemed network of writers.

The Great Whites of Guadalupe Island, Mexico

It was a beautiful morning. The sea surface calm and the sky blue with only a misty cloud hanging over the highest peak of Guadalupe Island. We were anchored in…...

Small Ships Like “Uncruise” Can Help Make Cruising Less of a Dirty Word with Adventure Travelers

I’m on day three of a seven-day cruise through the Hawaiian Islands. The boat slowly shoves off from Lanai and slips along the south coast, turning the corner and heading…...

Dining Under the Northern Lights

The sun was just starting to dip towards the horizon turning the sky to twilight. Moments earlier I boarded a Tundra Buggy® with 19 other foodies and we were on…...

The Advocate

The Advocate is your go-to source for the latest adventure travel news.

Backroads and River Cruise Advisor host webinar 12/1 on Active River Cruises – one of…

Ralph Grizzle, from, and KC Hoppe from Backroads (, will go into detail about Backroads active travel experiences on the rivers of…

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Camino Off the Beaten Track

Thousands walk the Camino de Santiago each year, with over 260,000 receiving their Compostela pilgrim certificate in 2015 alone. But…

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Two new, 10-day self-guided cycle tours free-wheeling Thailand’s coastline or navigating the back-roads of Vietnam. These new-concept cycle trips are…

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Austin Adventures Celebrates Families in 2017 – Second Child in Family of Four Travels for…

For families looking to show their children the world, travel just got a little easier — and less expensive —…

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Great Alaska Adventures Includes A One-of-a-Kind BearCamp® Experience In 2017 Wilderness Safaris

The premise of a safari is to explore exotic landscapes with veteran guides, to witness animals in native habitat and…

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The Western Pacific Odyssey returns for 2018

Our iconic 31-day Western Pacific Odyssey is back in action for 2018! Sail from New Zealand to Japan on an…

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The Lens

Active Cotopaxi 5897m, Ecuador
South Africa’s Orange River Gorge – multi day wilderness rafting – desert rafting at its best!
PART 1: Hiking the Inca Trail + Huayna Picchu Peak
Releasing a Sea Turtle in Baja
Lucerne Hiking in Switzerland
A look out the window in Real de Catorce

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On The Record

We find the most interesting stories in travel and share them with you On the Record.

Why Nahanni National Park Reserve Should Be Your Next Bucket-List Adventure
Five Myths about Whitewater Rafting
Adrenaline and Zen: Five Trips of a Lifetime
Things to do in Alaska: Glacier, Rafting, Horse Riding and Kayaking Tours
The Ultimate Alaska Lodge: Tutka Bay Wilderness Lodge
This Fishing Guide Is Literally Living His Dream