India Video Adventure: Kayaking, Cycling And Hiking My Way Through Kerala

Get inspired to travel through this India video! So I’m trying to start doing more film stuff for my readers, hence this India video. I’m starting with my very first edited video of my kayaking, cycling and kayaking trip through […]

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9 New York Adventures For Active & Daring Travelers

You’ve been to Central Park. You’ve done the Empire State Building thing and the Statue of Liberty thing. You’ve even taken the subway at night.  Now what? How about spending a little time seeing the city from a higher vantage […]


7 Reasons Wollongong Is The Ultimate Destination For Adrenaline Junkies

Guest Post By Dawn Koch  Located just 52 miles south of Sydney, Wollongong or “The Gong” as it’s affectionately referred to by residents, tends to be overshadowed by its larger, hipper neighbor. But this city’s laid back coastal lifestyle and […]

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Unusual Trips: Traveling Solo Through The Resort-City Of Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Fort Lauderdale, Florida, isn’t the first place most people think of when it comes to backpacking and solo travel destinations; however, I recently spent a solo weekend exploring the offerings of this beachfront, high-rise resort-filled city. While not as adventurous […]


Bus-Free Through India: Houseboating Through Kerala’s Backwaters

While I did a short kayaking trip through the Thattekad Bird Sanctuary, boating had been a smaller component throughout the trip traveling without bus tours through India. That was all changing today, with a houseboat trip and kayaking excursion through […]

Bus-Free Through India: An Eight-Part Travel Series

Bus-Free Through India: An Eight-Part Travel Series

I hate bus tours. I don’t know if it’s because I fall asleep like a newborn baby when I’m in a moving vehicle, or because my urge to use all my senses when traveling becomes muted behind the smudged plexiglass, […]

Would You Go Extreme Lava Kayaking?

Would You Go Extreme Lava Kayaking?

While I consider myself an adventurous traveler, I’m not sure I would ever risk being boiled alive in molten lava or paddling through boiling water and explosive rock. Daredevil kayakers Pedro Oliva, Chris Korbulic and Ben Stookesberry pushed nature to the […]