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You Won’t Know Just How Cool These 6 Costa Rican Adventures Are Until You Experience Them

Costa Rica is a gorgeous, concentrated little package: smaller than the state of West Virginia, this Central American nation somehow manages to pack in hundreds of beaches, active volcanoes, rushing rivers, roaring waterfalls, verdant rainforests, dry forests, soaring mountains, and misted cloud forests. Add in white-water rafting, canopy zip-line tours, beachfront horseback riding, ATV tours,…

8 Outdoor Adventures to Try in Australia

It happens to all of us; we become so preoccupied with day-to-day life that we forget to experience the natural environment that is right on our doorstep. With such vast and varying landscapes, Australia is sure to have an outdoor adventure to suit your fitness level and interests, and getting some fresh air will leave…

The World’s Top Spot for Adrenaline Junkies: New Zealand

New Zealand’s North Island; Sofitel Auckland Viaduct Harbour/Oyster Ahh, New Zealand. Never has a place made it so easy to jump out of planes, off bridges, through canyons (backwards, strapped to a chair), and from the tops of mountains. There’s no denying that this is the place for adrenaline junkies, but where exactly should you…

2015’s 10 Best New Adventure Travel Trips

Photo Credit: Upper Svaneti, Georgia, Europe via Shutterstock This story comes from our partners at SmarterTravel. It originally appeared under the title 10 Best New Guided Adventure Travel Trips, 2015 Edition. If adventure travel is all about the pursuit of new experiences, guided adventure trips are all about the pursuit of those experiences with a…

Adrenaline Junkie? These 8 Activities Will Give You Serious Thrills

An ideal opportunity to sample new things — local delicacies, cultural pastimes, lively festivals — is while vacationing. If you’re looking for something exhilarating to get the adrenaline pumping, whether from excitement or sheer fright, there are some cities that are perfect for engaging in heart-racing ventures. From scenic hot air ballooning to swimming with…

The World’s Most Adrenaline-Pumping Adventures

For those who crave that electrifying rush of adrenaline, a week of lying on the sand is not an ideal vacation. Beachside rest and relaxation can do wonders for some, but others find their R&R with a solid jolt to the nervous system; cue the adventure-vacation combination! Whether you’re surfing waves, chasing storms, or heli-skiing…