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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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ALE Summits Mount Tyree

On January 16, 2017, Rick Thurmer, accompanied by ALE guides Maria “Pachi” Paz Ibarra, Victor Saunders, Seth Timpano and...

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50 Years Of Antarctic Mountaineering

The 2016 Antarctic season marks 50 years since the first ascent of the continent’s four highest peaks by the American Antarctic...

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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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KE Adventure Travel Acquires Mickledore Travel in Keswick

KE Adventure Travel has today acquired 100% of the share capital of self-guided walking operator Mickledore Travel, from founders Rick...

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10 Travel Trends For 2019 From KE Adventure Travel

As experts in adventure travel, we've weighed in what we think will be popular in the year of travel ahead. With 34 years of organising...

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Attempt to be the highest – 4 NEW worldwide mountaineering trips for 2018 from KE Adventure Travel

Be the highest person in South America, the highest in Europe, be the first back on the summit of Ecuador’s Cotopaxi as it finally...

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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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Costa Rica: a family friendly destination

Costa Rica, a small country located in Central America with easy access and direct flights from the United States, Canada and Europe...

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