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Sherpas, the Everest Heroes- An introduction

Sherpa’s are traditionally Tibetan Buddhists and their culture is still very much alive within their area. They are very spiritual...

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China Tibet Adventure Travel

Warm greeting from Chengdu, Sichuan, the hometown of panda! Welcome to Lhasa, Tibet! I'm Liao Zhongqiang, the founder of China Chengdu...

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Lima vs Quito: Capital City Comparison

Capital cities in South America are a unique mix of modern architecture and colonial charm – and two of our personal favorites...

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Key Factors Shaping Adventure Travel In 2019

The need for downtime to unwind, concerns about overtourism and the desire to travel sustainably are the major influencers on adventure...

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10 Simple Tips To Make Your Camping Greener

For those of you who love camping, there is bad news: even camping does have an impact on the environment! The good news is that you...

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Bolívar Peak

The route to the top of Pico Bolivar is both spectacular in its beauty and challenging in its ruggedness. Following the Humboldt trek,...

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New Rock Climbing Trip With Cedar Wright

Cedar Wright made a dramatic entrance to the Radical Reels night he emceed at the Banff Mountain Film Festival two years ago. His energy...

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Choosing Between Torres del Paine, Fitz Roy Area or Tierra del Fuego

We always get this question, “If you had to choose between trekking in Torres del Paine, the Fitz Roy Area or Tierra del Fuego,...

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Chilean High Mountain Expeditions

Climbing a mountain or a volcano and reaching peaks of more than 5,000 meters (16,400 feet above sea level) is a unique experience....

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Peru: Family Summer Travel

Come explore Peru with your family on one of our uniquely crafted tours, designed with your kids in mind! Our family-designed tours...

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Austin Adventures Honors National Park Week: Second Child in Family of Four Travels Free on Austin Adventures’...

The National Park Service along with the National Park Foundation, the official charity of America's National Parks, celebrates National...

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Everest Trekkers Discover the Trek Less Traveled

Trekkers heading to Everest Base Camp.The region of Mt. Everest still remains the most popular place to visit in the Himalayas. The...

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