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Rejuvenate Your New Year's Fitness Resolutions by Planning for an Epic Rafting Journey with Above Average...

When there’s deep snow on the Rocky Mountains, spring and summer waters run flush. Currently, the Upper Colorado River drainage...

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AdventureSmith Explorations Helps Clients Celebrate Milestones on Small Ship Cruises

Considering a cruise to commemorate an upcoming life event? AdventureSmith Explorations can make that dream come true. Plussignificant...

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Western River Expeditions Taking Reservations on Nov. 12, 2019 For 2021 Grand Canyon Rafting Vacations...

The clock is ticking. At 6 p.m. Mountain Time on Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019, Western River Expeditions begins taking reservations for coveted...

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USA TODAY Readers Choose the Best Adventure Travel Company - Austin Adventures Voted One of the Top Three...

An American original, birthed in the Rockies of Montana, has been chosen as one of the three top adventure travel companies in the...

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AdventureSmith Explorations Showcases Belize, Mediterranean and Arctic Among 12 New 2020 Itineraries

Responding to remarkable growth in expedition cruising, AdventureSmith Explorations announces for 2020 a heady combo of 12 new itineraries...

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AdventureSmith Explorations’ Founder, Todd Smith, Relays Trends Seen in Small Ship Expedition Cruising

Small ship vacationing is on the rise with expedition cruising leading the charge. One company on the cutting edge of this expansion...

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River Rafting Is at Its Best In Late Summer in Utah, Says Western River Expeditions

While some adventure-seekers may prefer the springtime when runoff is at its peak, most river runners will agree that rafting in southern...

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AdventureSmith Explorations Offers Savings On Holiday Cruises Of Baja, Hawaii And Costa Rica

AdventureSmith Explorations, the international experts in small ship expedition cruising, announce availability over Christmas and...

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Austin Adventures Launches New Concierge Vacation Option for ‘The Independent Traveler in Us All’

Travel trends drive travel experiences. Identifying a growing desire for maximum individualization and flexibility in vacations, veteran...

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Todd Smith Garners 6th Accolade from Condé Nast Traveler for Expertise on Small Ship Adventure Cruises

The man who helped pioneer what has evolved to become the fastest-growing segment of the cruise industry – using small ships...

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Austin Adventures Announces a Special October Trip Hosted by Dan & Carol Austin – Swimming with the...

Baja Offers One of the World’s Finest Whale Shark EncountersJust a Short Flight from San Diego, CA Every fall, whale sharks...

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Veteran Tour Operator Advises that Government Shutdown Should Not Halt Vacation Plans

Having Experienced Similar National Park Closures in the PastAustin Adventures Has Alternatives When Plan A is No Longer an Option An...

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